iPet Network Level 3 Award in Canine Emergency First Aid

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This Ofqual-regulated qualification will give you everything you need to successfully deal with dogs in need of emergency treatment. Covering the most common emergencies, you’ll learn how to treat injuries, dress wounds and handle everything from allergic reactions to stings, poisoning, choking, seizures, CPR, hypothermia and more.

Course Information

You’ll gain a broad understanding of the field, including canine emergency first aid skills, knowledge of when to call in the vet, how to dress wounds, a clear understanding of who can administer canine emergency first aid and the classification of emergencies.

Ideal for people already working in canine-related industries – dog groomers, trainers or kennel assistants for example. This course gives you exactly the right blend of practical skills and theory to deal with canine emergencies.


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Career Progression

Learners who complete this qualification may wish to undertake further studies within the department such as the Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals iPet Award Level 3. You can even undertake a full-time animal management course.

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School of Land & Animal Sciences
Leeds City College
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