Attend a Pet First Aid Course and you will learn the skills and gain the knowledge to help your pet in an emergency. Knowing pet first aid can help keep your pet and animals in your care alive and alleviate pain & suffering.
Working with veterinarians an easy to follow, full colour manual was written that everyone can appreciate. It covers over 20 different situations and is hands on for all attendees. You will get the opportunity to learn CPR and Rescue Breathing on specially imported mannequins from the USA and also practice your bandaging skills on live animals. Learn to recognise everyday poisons that are around our home, how to recognise the symptoms and how to help stabilise your animal until you can get professional help. This course will empower you and give you confidence in an emergency situation.
Our Pet First Aid Course is ideal for the passionate animal lover, those wanting to step into the animal industry, up skill within the industry and is ideal as a team/group exercise.
Topics covered include rescue breathing, CPR, shock, hypothermia, poisoning, broken bones, and so much more!
Each successful participant with receive a certificate, which is valid for two years
Our Pet First Aid Course is a one day course run over 6 hours and is available in most main centers nation wide.
Our PET First Aid Course is accredited for NZVNA Continued Professional Development for registered vet nurses. Attend our pet first course, brush up on your emergency and first aid skills while gaining CPD points towards your registration.
CPD Points : 5 Duration : 6hrs
We have teamed up with our friends at Animal Evac New Zealand. If you are a registered volunteer with Animal Evac you can attend our course at discounted rate ( $159 ) - please get in touch with us directly to take advantage of this offer. This offer benefits in upskilling Animal Evacs volunteers and also helps put money back into Animal Evac
The PET First Aid Course can now be completed as part of the Bronze Skill Section of the Duke of Edinburgh Hillary Awards. Check with your school if they are part of the Duke of Edinburgh Award or contact us for more information.
Student and group rates are available - please enquire. We can offer private onsite training to groups within the animal industry
Attendees under the age of 16 , please enquire with us directly. We need to ensure the course is going to be suitable for you and that you can fit well into the adult driven course environment
All courses are run being under current covid 19 requirements
Course can be run at orange light - where possible