Animal First Aid Course

Animal First Aid Certificate Course
Animal First Aid

Animal First Aid Certificate Course
Level 3

1 Day Intensive Practical Course

Course Fees:  £45

Course dates: 

Sunday 16th July 2017

Thursday 7th September 2017

Saturday 18th November 2017

Venue: Witney, Oxfordshire

We will assume you wish to enrol on the next available course date unless you state otherwise at enrolment.

Small Animal First Aid Course - Level 3

First Aid training must be kept up to date and this course can also be undertaken as a refresher/update course for professionals or as CPD training.

This practical 1 day intensive Small Animal First Aid course is delivered by a Registered Veterinary Nurse.

The training is current and of relevance to anyone working with companion animals in an animal hydrotherapy, animal physiotherapy, veterinary, animal charity or private business capacity as well as for pet owners wishing to increase their knowledge and skills. This small animal first aid course covers the principles and rules of first aid for animals as well as the Animal Welfare Act. 

This first aid course counts for 7 hours CPD.

First Aid Kit

This Level 3 course includes: 

  • Essential requirements for first line response to incidents that require immediate action including:  Road traffic incidents, drowning, poisoning, bites, stings, fits, hypothermia, chocking, heat stroke, burns, shock, eye injuries, bleeding and electrocution.
  • Carrying out CPR
  • Carrying out health checks & full body examination, temperature control, checking vital signs and identifying warning signs of life threatening diseases
  • How to deal with cardiovascular, neurological and respiratory emergencies
  • Bandaging ears, tails and limbs
  • Dressing specific wounds, preventing and managing wound infection
  • Identifying the signs of a fracture and how to assist and correctly bandage an animal with a suspected fracture.
  • How to approach and handle an animal in shock or in a collapsed state.
  • How to restrain, carry and transport injured animals.
  • Participants will also learn about health and safety principles whilst undertaking animal care in first aid situations including how to gain the trust of an animal before undertaking procedures
  • This hands-on course provides the opportunity to practice what you would do in the event of an emergency. 

This course counts for 7 hours CPD.

Students will be awarded a Certificate of completion on the day.



Course Fees: £45

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Enrolment fee fully inclusive of vat, tutoring and certification

Course dates: 

Sunday 16th July 2017

Thursday 7th September 2017

Saturday 18th November 2017

We will assume you wish to enrol on the next available course date unless you state otherwise at enrolment.

Venue: Witney, Oxfordshire

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