This will help with knowledge and basic skills in understanding and dealing with dog and cat first aid situations.
This course will start with identifying the three aims and four rules of animal first aid. You will then work through a variety of animal emergencies and first aid situations, describing the key presenting characteristics and the ways in which to deal with these different situations.
5 weekly 2 hour sessions, with a mixture of theory based and practical input.
A college based certificate of attendance
No formal assessment is required
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None, apart from a keen interest in finding out more about basic dog and cat first aid.
Is there anything else I will have to pay for in order to do this course?
This course may lead to further more detailed dog grooming courses for those interested, which in turn, could lead on to a career in Professional Dog Grooming services.
For those keen to pursue a career in animal nursing, with the right entry requirements*, this course could lead on to application for our Level 2 Animal Nursing Assistants course.
(*Please see separate details on our website specifically about this course)