What topics are covered in this course?
TOPIC 1 – Recognising Emergency Situations
TOPIC 2 – Identifying & Responding to Hazards in an Emergency
TOPIC 3 – Basic First Aid Procedures
TOPIC 4 – Transporting to the Veterinary Clinic
This short course will introduce you to what to do in an emergency situation when you come across an ill or injured companion animal or your own pet. You will learn about keeping yourself, others and the animal safe whilst administering basic first aid. We also cover initial first aid steps, how to safely transport to a vet clinic, and when you must contact a vet for further advice and treatment.
Whilst aimed at people working in the animal care industry, this course is also suitable for pet owners wanting to learn more about first aid for their own pets.