Pet First Aid Courses

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This course is ideal for pet owners or pet professionals alike. Learning basic first aid for your pet will give you the skills to assess and assist an animal before your vet gives professional help. This is a fully certified course with a 3 YEAR Certificate! Recognised throughout Europe.

In association with Pro Training Europe, you also receive a FREE Pro Trainings login and password to access a FREE downloadable student manual, videos and optional weekly updates.

For this course, You will need;

1x form of ID

1x bandage

1x soft toy for practice

If you like to take notes then a notebook and pen (student manual is available in the Pro Trainings site)

The course covers,

Introduction to Pet First Aid

Pet First Aid Course Overview

What is pet first aid and why do we need it

The vet and your role in first aid

When is Veterinary Care Required

Keeping your pet safe in an emergency

Car Accidents

Pet Proofing your home

How pets show pain

Checking your pet’s health and finding out what is normal

Taking a Pulse

Pet First Aid Kits

CPR, Accidents and First Aid

Breathing and respiratory problems

Pet CPR Introduction

Pet CPR Practical Demonstration

Drowning and Treatment

Shock

Pet fractures treatment

Spinal injury and moving an injured pet

Medical Conditions

Types of Bleeding

Dressings, bandages and controlling bleeding

Pet wrap bandages

Paw Problems

Nail and Claw Injuries

Bandaging the Ear

Bandaging the tail and tail injuries

Bandage aftercare

Pets and Illnesses

Stings on animals

High Temperatures and Heatstroke

Hypothermia Treatment

Seizures and Epilepsy

Choking Overview

Choking

Snake Bites on Pets

Fleas

Ticks

Insect Stings

Diabetes

Different types and sizes of dogs

The Older Dog

Brachycephalic dogs