In-Class Pet First Aid Training

Learn Pet First Aid from a Live Instructor

The Canine First Aid Level 2 (VTQ) classroom course is ideal for students who want to learn pet first aid that includes a hands-on element to the class. These courses are taught by a UK wide network of accredited instructors who are passionate about animals. Classes are limited to instructor location and schedule and may not include some topics that are covered in the online course.

We also offer an instructor course in Pet First Aid. Email keith@protrainings.uk to join our Canine First Aid Level 2 (VTQ) instructor network and teach this course in the classroom.


Canine First Aid Level 2 (VTQ) In-Person Courses

Pet First Aid Class
  • Taught UK Wide
  • Accredited ProTrainings Instructor
  • 4 - 6 Hour Course
  • £40 - £60 Fee Per Student
  • Receive Certificate After Class

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Canine First Aid Level 2 (VTQ) Curriculum Includes:

Below is the content of the online course. Classroom courses may vary slightly.

Introduction to Canine First Aid

  • Introduction to Canine First Aid
  • Canine First Aid Course Overview
  • What is pet first aid and why do we need it
  • The vet and your role in first aid
  • When is Veterinary Care Required
  • Keeping your pet safe in an emergency
  • Car Accidents
  • Pet Proofing your home
  • How pets show pain
  • Checking your pet's health and finding out what is normal
  • Taking a Pulse
  • Pet First Aid Kits

CPR, Accidents and First Aid

  • Breathing and respiratory problems
  • Pet CPR Introduction
  • Pet CPR
  • Pet CPR Practical Demonstration
  • Drowning and Treatment
  • Shock
  • Pet fractures treatment
  • Spinal injury and moving an injured pet

Medical Conditions

  • Types of Bleeding
  • Dressings, bandages and controlling bleeding
  • Pet wrap bandages
  • Paw Problems
  • Nail and Claw Injuries
  • Bandaging the Ear
  • Bandaging the tail and tail injuries
  • Bandage aftercare
  • Vomiting in Animals
  • Dog Digestive Process
  • Pets and Illnesses
  • Stings on animals
  • High Temperatures and Heatstroke
  • Hypothermia Treatment
  • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Choking Overview
  • Choking
  • Snake Bites on Pets
  • Fleas
  • Ticks
  • Insect Stings
  • Diabetes

Different types and sizes of dogs

  • The Older Dog
  • Brachycephalic dogs

Summary of Pet First Aid

  • Fireworks and thunderstorms
  • Summary of Pet First Aid

Do you have a group of pet lovers that want to learn first aid for their pets?

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