Pet First Aid & CPR
Every pet owner or professional working with animals should know how to perform first aid. From cut pads, insect stings, and snake-bites, to chocolate poisoning, traffic accidents and choking, the unexpected can and does happen to the pets in our care. This comprehensive course equips you with the expertise to handle these situations and many others besides. In addition, you learn how to assess the patient and prioritize the most life-threatening problems.
- What to have in a first aid box
- Know where the emergency vet clinic is
- Acquire first aid training
Types of First Aid
- Conditions you can treat at home
- Recognizing emergencies
- Stabilizing a patient until help arrives
Taking Control in a First Aid Situation
- Keeping safe: How to restrain a patient in pain
- Assessing the patient
- Prioritizing the most life-threatening problem
Do No Harm
- Human medications: What you can and can’t give
- Pet medications: How much and when?
- When to contact the vet
- Nursing skills
- Treating shock
- Summary flowchart of what to do
- What to do when the pet’s not breathing
- What to do when there’s no heart beat
- A comprehensive A-Z list of all major first aid eventualities
- What to do and what to avoid
- Cross referenced conditions
Can you afford not to be confident with First Aid & CPR, when your pet’s life may depend on it?
Follow the easy registration process to enrol in your course today.
Absorb course content easily with clearly structured information, helpful illustrations and hands on video tutorials. Study anywhere, anytime that suits you within your course duration.
Reinforce new learning with assessment of important points at the end of each module.
On completion, receive your certificate which confirms your achievement.