NIV clinical application

This NIV training course provides participants with an overview of the current evidence base, clinical knowledge and technical skills to deliver NIV safely and effectively in the clinical setting.

Course information


Ms Fangfang Chen




Siloam University


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·       NIV introduction: benefits, and contraindications.

·       What to consider when selecting a NIV ventilator (leak adaptation and compensation).

·       Selecting the right patient interface NIV masks – types, pros and cons, correct fitting.

·       Set-up a device and initiate NIV  therapy

·       Monitoring, titration, and trouble shooting

Hands on workshop

·       Mask fitting

·       NIV modes

·       COPD Case Setup

·       OHS Case Setup

·       NMD Case Setup


09:00 am - 09:10 am Opening Speech
09:10 am - 09:40 am Physiology of Respiration for NIV and Assessment
09:40 am - 10:00 am Sleep and Ventilation
10:00 am - 10:30 am Intro to Mechanical Ventilation
10:30 am - 10:45 am Tea Break
10:45 am - 12:30 pm NIV Ventilators: Interfaces, circuits, modes, settings, monitoring with hands on
12:30 pm - 01:10 pm Lunch
01:10 pm - 01:50 pm COPD Case Set-up
01:50 pm - 02:30 pm OHS Case Set-up
02:30 pm - 03:20 pm Trilogy Hands-on & NMD Case Set-up
03:20 pm - 03:30 pm Wrap up & Close

About speaker

Ms Fangfang Chen

Clinical Appointments

Clinical Manager, Respiratory Care, ASEAN Pacific, Philips