Pet First Aid & CPR

Keep calm in an emergency by knowing the basic first aid to look after your pets the best you can

Pet First Aid & CPR

Keep calm in an emergency by knowing the basic first aid to look after your pets the best you can

  • Be able to act quickly if your pet is injured, poisoned or stung so she’s out of pain or danger faster - she’ll thank you for it!

  • Provide a better service for clients by showing them you’ve passed a certified course to carry out essential first aid and know how to resuscitate animals with CPR

  • Our online course is perfect for busy pet parents and professionals who can study when they like from anywhere and on any mobile or tablet using our easy-to-use platform

$119
  • 95% recommend
  • Fully accredited by ICOES
  • Free PDF Certificate
  • 14 days money back guaranteed
  • 50 online study hours

95% THUMBS UP 95% of students recommend our courses

FULLY ACCREDITED All our courses are accredited by ICOES and CPD Certification Service.

FREE PDF CERTIFICATE You can prove your commitment with a certificate upon completion

14 DAYS MONEY BACK If our course isn't for you, you have 14 days to claim your money back guarantee

30 ONLINE STUDY HOURS You have 45 days to complete the course and one year to start it

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • Your pet is yelping in pain or in shock. You want to help her but do you know how? Our course will guide you through the basic first-aid skills to help animals

  • As well as learning first-aid techniques and CPR, you’ll be given an A-Z directory of common conditions which may require first aid

  • You’ll know what to do and what not to do after an incident as well as having a well-stocked first-aid box

  • Your decisions can make the difference between life and death - literally - so anyone who lives or works with animals should be familiar with these nursing skills

  • You will have a better knowledge of animals and be prepared for emergencies or accidents

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • All pet owners who want to be able to deal with minor accidents and incidents as well as life-threatening situations

  • Everyone who handles animals at work who wants to act confidently, correctly and quickly to any incident

  • If you love animals and will do anything for them, you need to take this course as it could be a life-saver

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • Your pet is yelping in pain or in shock. You want to help her but do you know how? Our course will guide you through the basic first-aid skills to help animals

  • As well as learning first-aid techniques and CPR, you’ll be given an A-Z directory of common conditions which may require first aid

  • You’ll know what to do and what not to do after an incident as well as having a well-stocked first-aid box

  • Your decisions can make the difference between life and death - literally - so anyone who lives or works with animals should be familiar with these nursing skills

  • You will have a better knowledge of animals and be prepared for emergencies or accidents

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • All pet owners who want to be able to deal with minor accidents and incidents as well as life-threatening situations

  • Everyone who handles animals at work who wants to act confidently, correctly and quickly to any incident

  • If you love animals and will do anything for them, you need to take this course as it could be a life-saver

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • To be prepared with a fully-equipped first-aid box for any scrape your pet gets into and what to do if her heart stops or she isn’t breathing

  • To assess the problems, prioritize emergencies, handle patients in pain and take control

  • By knowing what to do and how to treat a wide range of symptoms, you will be confident you are doing the best you can for the animals in your care

HOW IT WILL HELP YOU

  • Broaden your knowledge so you can recognise symptoms, treat them and take care of more issues at home, so less stressful vet trips

  • Deal with emergencies and accidents through your knowledge of first aid and CPR, which will also help you deal with unusual situations

  • Show potential clients or employers that you’ve taken the time to study an accredited course to help animals

COURSES MODULES

Module 1: Be Prepared
  • 1.1 First Aid Equipment
  • 1.2 Register with a Vet
  • 1.3 Practical First Aid Experience
  • 1.4 Safe Use of Medications
  • 1.bsp;141 Speak to a vet
  • 1.bsp;142 Safe medications for pets
  • 1.bsp;143 Medications for dogs
  • 1.5 The Safe Way to make a Pet Vomit
Module 2: Taking Control In A First Aid Situation
  • 2.1 Minor problems vs emergencies
  • 2.2 Assessing the patient
  • 2.21 Circulation
  • 2.22 Heart rate and pulse
  • 2.23 Respiratory rate
  • 2.24 Dehydration
  • 2.25 Temperature
  • 2.26 Signs of shock
  • 2.3 Prioritize the most serious problems
  • 2.4 Safe handling of patients in pain
  • 2.5 Move out of harm’s way + stabilization
  • 2.6 Call for help
Module 3: First Aid Techniques
  • 3.1 Treating shock
  • 3.2 Controlling blood loss
  • 3.3 Cleaning wounds
  • 3.4 Basic nursing
  • 3.5 Bandaging
  • 3.51 Bandaging materials
  • 3.52 Bandaging techniques
  • 3.53 Improvised dressings
Module 4: Cpr
  • 4.1 CPR flow chart (Emergency summary)
  • 4.2 Respiratory arrest
  • 4.21 Check for breathing
  • 4.22 Giving artificial respiration
  • 4.3 Cardiac arrest
  • 4.31 Check for a heart beat
  • 4.32 Give cardiac massage
  • 4.4 Combined CPR
Module 5: First Aid A-z
  • 5.scess
  • 5.lergic reaction
  • 5.aphylaxis (severe allergic reaction)
  • 5.thma attack
  • 5.te wound
  • 5.eeding
  • 5.oat
  • 5.eathing difficulties
  • 5.oken bones (see Fractures)
  • 5.oken nail or claw
  • 5.rns
  • 5.rbon monoxide poisoning
  • 5.rdiac arrest
  • 5.ocolate toxicity
  • 5.oking
  • 5.llapse (patient conscious)
  • 5.llapse (patient unconscious)
  • 5.nstipation
  • 5.ts, lacerations and wounds
  • 5.A – Cerebrovascular accident [see Stroke]
  • 5.hydration
  • 5.abetic coma
  • 5.abetes (unstable)
  • 5.arrhea
  • 5.slocation
  • 5.owning
  • 5.stocia
  • 5.ectrocution
  • 5.e injury
  • 5.ts [see: Seizure]
  • 5.ver
  • 5.od poisoning
  • 5.actures
  • 5.ostbite [see Hypothermia]
  • 5.V – Gastric Dilation and Volvulus [see Bloat]
  • 5.ving birth [see Dystocia]
  • 5.at stroke
  • 5.morrhage [see Bleeding]
  • 5.pothermia
  • 5.sect sting
  • 5.ttening (see Dystocia)
  • 5.cerations [see Cuts]
  • 5.isoning
  • 5.izures
  • 5.in infections
  • 5.oke inhalation
  • 5.ock
  • 5.ake bite
  • 5.raining [see: Urination or Dystocia]
  • 5.roke
  • 5.dden swelling
  • 5.auma (Road traffic accident)
  • 5.ination difficulty
  • 5.miting
  • 5.elping [see Dystocia]
  • 5.unds [See cuts]

36548 STUDENTS

126 COUNTRIES

5960 HAPPY PETS IN 2017

15497 COURSES ENROLLED IN 2017

OUR COURSES HAVE BEEN WRITTEN BY PURR-FESSIONALS

Dr Pippa

Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS, is a veterinarian with 27 years' experience in companion animal practice.

As a child, Pippa was pony-mad and can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a vet. She started volunteering at her local clinic at the age of 14, and it was a dream come true when she was accepted for vet school. She graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK. Her knowledge and dedication has helped transform the lives of thousands of students and pets from around the world.

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ADDITIONAL COURSE INFO

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  • Once you complete the payment you get immediate access to the course

  • Don't worry if you're not ready to start studying now, because you'll have 12 months to activate the course

  • Once activated, you have 45 days to complete it

  • The course will only take about 30 hours to complete

  • You can set your own pace of study - completely online and available on any device

  • Busy life? Don't worry! You can study anytime, anywhere

  • At the end of each module is an exam to pass to make sure you have fully taken in each stage

  • The modules are easy to understand and, therefore, easy to remember. You can revisit the material for a refresher if you want to look something up

  • Once the course is completed, all modules saved and exams passed you'll get a pdf certificate

  • You will be also eligible to apply for an ICOES hard copy certificate

WHAT SUPPORT WILL I GET DURING THE COURSE

  • The courses are designed to be easy to use without the need to download material

  • Should you need any assistance, we have a help centre available in your student area 24/7 or you can contact our awesome Customer Support team during the working hours

  • From time to time, we also organize live webinars with a vet which you can join in and have any queries or questions professionally answered

COURSE ACCREDITATION

  • Holly and Holly and Hugo is a professional company with an international team of experts, including veterinary surgeons, compiling the courses

  • The courses are accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Education Standards, assuring our students our commitment to high standards of online education

  • We are also a recognized member of the CPD Certification Service

  • Our CPD accredited courses will count towards your CPD hour records. Through Continuing Professional Development (CPD/CE), individuals show their commitment to gain new skills to contribute to their personal and professional development, improve their job prospects, enhance and evolve in their career

CAREER PATH

  • Surrogate carers, animal trainers, pet sitters and anyone who works or volunteers with animals can learn better techniques for controlling and looking after them

  • Studying an accredited course will give professionals a competitive advantage over their rivals

  • Certification will prove to employers that you are serious in your wish to land a dream job with animals

  • We've proudly trained thousands of dog lovers and pet parents from around the globe. Will you become the next addition to our community? Do it for you and for your pets! They'll thank you for it

WHAT STUDENTS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT HOLLY AND HUGO

It really made me think about my actions and my dog's reactions. I am glad I have the tools for us both to learn what each other really wants and have fun doing it. Jennifer Mantle - United States

It has improved my life, I have started my own Pet Sitting business and left the corporate world to pursue my passion and dream. So to put it mildly it has change my world for the best. What would I say to friends is what I already say to them, take the course: it's a great value and you will learn, unlike other online courses that teach you nothing, with Holly and Hugo you have to pass a test and they are not easy questions to get certified. Patricia Lackner - United States

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