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Canine First Aid

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LOCATION & START DATE
Duchy College Rosewarne - 11 November 2024
LEVEL
No Qualification Levels Explained
DURATION
6 hours
LEARNING AREA
Animal Management & Veterinary Nursing Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

Canine First Aid

Purebred dog outdoors on a sunny summer day. The course is designed to give the basic skills needed to handle all types of situations involving your dog at home or your place of work. Students will learn how to assess general dog health and recognise any signs of poor health including how to check vital signs.

Please note: this course is for applicants aged 19+ only

What you will learn

The content will gives an overview into pet first aid, this includes the following:

• Introduction and importance of veterinary services
• Learn the different causes of lameness in dogs
• Get tips on examining dogs at home
• Know the signs of dehydration and what to do
• Learn how to examine wounds and how to stop bleeding effectively
• Know how to treat burns on dogs
• Get an understanding on how to treat a choking dog
• Know what to do in the event a dog goes into shock
• Learn basic CPR on the dog
• Understand what it takes to approach an injured animal
• Learn the different tools and techniques to restrain a dog
• Drowning and near drowning first aid
• Get insight into household hazards
• Learn about poisoning and treatments

Entry requirements

None

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


The content will gives an overview into pet first aid, this includes the following:

• Introduction and importance of veterinary services
• Learn the different causes of lameness in dogs
• Get tips on examining dogs at home
• Know the signs of dehydration and what to do
• Learn how to examine wounds and how to stop bleeding effectively
• Know how to treat burns on dogs
• Get an understanding on how to treat a choking dog
• Know what to do in the event a dog goes into shock
• Learn basic CPR on the dog
• Understand what it takes to approach an injured animal
• Learn the different tools and techniques to restrain a dog
• Drowning and near drowning first aid
• Get insight into household hazards
• Learn about poisoning and treatments

None

Duchy College Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne

This beautiful campus set just outside of Camborne has a rich history of national research and is cherished by students and staff. Whether its studying horticulture or animal care, the intimate community feel is the perfect learning environment. With a friendly and entertaining student hub, and the most passionate and dedicated team on hand to support the college experience, Duchy College Rosewarne is renowned for its student experience. Home to the most wonderful animals and plants, this is a truly unique and special place to have your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

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  • Location - Duchy College Rosewarne
  • Start Date - 11 November 2024
  • Day/Time - Monday, 09:30 - 16:15
  • Tuition Fees: Tuition Fees: £0.00*
            
    *Please note - Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

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Course Code 10087-DRW-24

Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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