Canine First Aid at Home
This course is for individuals who would like to learn about canine first aid and the steps to take in a first aid emergency.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This course is for individuals who would like to learn about canine first aid and the steps to take in a first aid emergency. It is a great way to understand some of the basic measures that can be put into action. On completion of the course, you will be issued with a College certificate.
The course covers information from our Introductory Canine First Aid course as well as signs of health, restraint techniques and a wider range of first aid situations.
You should have a genuine interest in dogs and should be keen to establish an understanding of canine first aid. Opportunities will be provided to practise certain procedures.
What will you learn?
- Normal and abnormal signs of health in dogs
- Restraint methods: correct use and application of equipment
- First aid – what it is and what is involved, including scene assessment and barrier use
- Normal values of temperature, pulse and respiration (theory and practical)
- First aid situations
Theory and practical:
- Scene assessment
How will you learn?
The course takes place on the Animal Unit at Broomfield Hall.
What will you need to bring with you?
You will be required to supply your own:
- Sensible closed-toe flat footwear
- Sensible clothing
- Writing materials
How will you be assessed?
Assessment is by observation of your practical performance throughout the day.
Derby College Group offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to animal care, as well as a wide variety of other land-based topics – please see the Derby College Group Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or email@example.com
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
This course could lead to one of these careers...
Other Animal Care Services Occupations
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Course Information Last Updated On: March 15, 2023 12:31 pm