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Pet First Aid & CPR

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  • Holly and Hugo by ICOES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 7145 Students Enrolled
  • 30 Study Hours
  • 45 Days to complete the course

ABOUT THIS COURSE

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


  • 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

WHAT YOU’LL 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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
  • 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
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
  •  1.4.1 Speak to a vet
  •  1.4.2 Safe medications for pets
  •  1.4.3 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
  • 2.2.1 Circulation
  • 2.2.2 Heart rate and pulse
  • 2.2.3 Respiratory rate
  • 2.2.4 Dehydration
  • 2.2.5 Temperature
  • 2.2.6 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
  • 3.5.1 Bandaging materials
  • 3.5.2 Bandaging techniques
  • 3.5.3 Improvised dressings
Module 4: Cpr
  • 4.1 CPR flow chart (Emergency summary)
  • 4.2 Respiratory arrest
  • 4.2.1 Check for breathing
  • 4.2.2 Giving artificial respiration
  • 4.3 Cardiac arrest
  • 4.3.1 Check for a heart beat
  • 4.3.2 Give cardiac massage
  • 4.4 Combined CPR
Module 5: First Aid A-z
  • Abscess
  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis (severe allergic reaction)
  • Asthma attack
  • Bite wound
  • Bleeding
  • Bloat
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Broken bones (see Fractures)
  • Broken nail or claw
  • Burns
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Chocolate toxicity
  • Choking
  • Collapse (patient conscious)
  • Collapse (patient unconscious)
  • Constipation
  • Cuts, lacerations and wounds
  • CVA – Cerebrovascular accident [see Stroke]
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetic coma
  • Diabetes (unstable)
  • Diarrhea
  • Dislocation
  • Drowning
  • Dystocia
  • Electrocution
  • Eye injury
  • Fits [see: Seizure]
  • Fever
  • Food poisoning
  • Fractures
  • Frostbite [see Hypothermia]
  • GDV – Gastric Dilation and Volvulus [see Bloat]
  • Giving birth [see Dystocia]
  • Heat stroke
  • Hemorrhage [see Bleeding]
  • Hypothermia
  • Insect sting
  • Kittening (see Dystocia)
  • Lacerations [see Cuts]
  • Poisoning
  • Seizures
  • Skin infections
  • Smoke inhalation
  • Shock
  • Snake bite
  • Straining [see: Urination or Dystocia]
  • Stroke
  • Sudden swelling
  • Trauma (Road traffic accident)
  • Urination difficulty
  • Vomiting
  • Whelping [see Dystocia]
  • Wounds [See cuts]

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

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Register

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Study

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Certification

Once you have completed your course, you will automatically receive your certification. Well done, the last step to your amazing achievement!

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
  •  1.4.1 Speak to a vet
  •  1.4.2 Safe medications for pets
  •  1.4.3 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
  • 2.2.1 Circulation
  • 2.2.2 Heart rate and pulse
  • 2.2.3 Respiratory rate
  • 2.2.4 Dehydration
  • 2.2.5 Temperature
  • 2.2.6 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
  • 3.5.1 Bandaging materials
  • 3.5.2 Bandaging techniques
  • 3.5.3 Improvised dressings
Module 4: Cpr
  • 4.1 CPR flow chart (Emergency summary)
  • 4.2 Respiratory arrest
  • 4.2.1 Check for breathing
  • 4.2.2 Giving artificial respiration
  • 4.3 Cardiac arrest
  • 4.3.1 Check for a heart beat
  • 4.3.2 Give cardiac massage
  • 4.4 Combined CPR
Module 5: First Aid A-z
  • Abscess
  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis (severe allergic reaction)
  • Asthma attack
  • Bite wound
  • Bleeding
  • Bloat
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Broken bones (see Fractures)
  • Broken nail or claw
  • Burns
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Chocolate toxicity
  • Choking
  • Collapse (patient conscious)
  • Collapse (patient unconscious)
  • Constipation
  • Cuts, lacerations and wounds
  • CVA – Cerebrovascular accident [see Stroke]
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetic coma
  • Diabetes (unstable)
  • Diarrhea
  • Dislocation
  • Drowning
  • Dystocia
  • Electrocution
  • Eye injury
  • Fits [see: Seizure]
  • Fever
  • Food poisoning
  • Fractures
  • Frostbite [see Hypothermia]
  • GDV – Gastric Dilation and Volvulus [see Bloat]
  • Giving birth [see Dystocia]
  • Heat stroke
  • Hemorrhage [see Bleeding]
  • Hypothermia
  • Insect sting
  • Kittening (see Dystocia)
  • Lacerations [see Cuts]
  • Poisoning
  • Seizures
  • Skin infections
  • Smoke inhalation
  • Shock
  • Snake bite
  • Straining [see: Urination or Dystocia]
  • Stroke
  • Sudden swelling
  • Trauma (Road traffic accident)
  • Urination difficulty
  • Vomiting
  • Whelping [see Dystocia]
  • Wounds [See cuts]

100% AUTHENTIC STUDENT TESTIMONIALS

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

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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  • Holly and Hugo by ICOES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 7145 Students Enrolled
  • 30 Study Hours
  • 45 Days to complete the course
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