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Canine First Aid
Course Description Purchase this course
This course is designed to teach the complete newcomer to dog ownership in the basics of elementary canine first aid, and to teach all dog owners, breeders and those who come into contact with dogs in the fundamentals of basic Canine first aid and handling canine emergency life and death situations.
Potential Career Opportunities
Canine health Field
Course duration: on average 6 months home study.
Maximum Time allowed 24 months from purchase date.
Qualification on completion – MDBA Certificate of Achievement. This certificate course is also a component of the Canine Breeding Diploma
Students must have basic English literacy and numeracy skills.
Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.
Students will need access to a computer a camera and the internet.
Fees - $430. Member discounts apply - email for codes
Units in Course.
Terminology and Abbreviations In Veterinary Care
Basic Hygiene and Procedures
Normal Vital Signs
How to take and record a dogs vital signs
What CRT Means
Reading Bowel Motions
How to Collect Urine and Faecal Samples
Canine First Aid Kit
Unit 2 Priorities Of First Aid
Haemorrhage, Control of and Tourniquet Application
Symptoms and Treatment of Shock
Stabilizing and splinting Fractures
Wound Dressing and Bandaging
Safe handling and Transport of the injured dog
Unit 3 General First Aid
Convulsions and Seizures
Foreign Bodies in Ears and Eyes
Disaster Preparedness and response