In-Class Pet First Aid Training

Learn Pet First Aid from a Live Instructor

The Pet 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 Pet First Aid Level 2 (VTQ) instructor network and teach this course in the classroom.


Pet 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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Pet First Aid Level 2 (VTQ) Curriculum Includes:

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

Introduction to Pet First Aid

  • Introduction to the course
  • Pet First Aid Course Overview
  • Endorsed pet first aid certificate option
  • Meet your vet
  • Pet first aid and the law
  • 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, Pet Accidents and First Aid

  • What to do if your cat has an accident
  • 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
  • Dog Digestive Process
  • Vomiting in Animals
  • Dehydration in pets
  • Pets and Illnesses
  • Stings on animals
  • High Temperatures and Heatstroke
  • Hypothermia Treatment
  • Choking Overview
  • Choking
  • Snake Bites on Pets
  • Fleas
  • Ticks
  • Insect Stings
  • Fly Strike

Illnesses

  • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Alabama foot rot
  • Blue-green algae
  • Diabetes

Different types and sizes of animals

  • The Older Dog
  • Smaller pets
  • Reptiles

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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