We offer this course for pet first aid training in Essex at our training facility in Colchester for individual and group bookings and this course will provide you with the necessary information, skills and the confidence to stabilise your injured pet, or sick animal until there is veterinary help available.

Pet first aid training course in Essex, learn how to treat injuries and illnesses

Our pet first aid training course is ideal for pet walkers and sitters, dog groomers, or any one who would like to know how to offer their pet first aid in an emergency situation. There is always a good discussion from pet owners who attend this training course and a good time is had by all.

Our pet first aid course here in Essex is not meant to replace the professional treatment provided by your vet, but to help you make your pet as comfortable as possible, before taking your pet for more advanced first aid and care provided by your vet.

Our training facility in Colchester is easy to find, as we have easy access from the A12 Ipswich Road roundabout, which makes travelling from Braintree, Maldon, Tiptree, Clacton on Sea, Frinton, Halstead and all surrounding areas very easy. We also have ample free parking and we supply tea and coffee through the course and on successful completion of this course you will be awarded a pet first aid training certificate.

Course Duration

  • Course Duration: 3 – 4 Hours
  • Assessment: Training Skills Assessment
  • Certification: valid for 3 Years

There will be plenty of hands on practice throughout the course and you will also be shown how to make a temporary stretcher, perform cpr, how to deal with drowning, bandaging and much more.

Course Content and Online Training Available

  • Introduction
  • The vet and your role in first aid
  • Keeping your pet safe in an emergency
  • Car Accidents
  • Pet proofing your home
  • How pets show pain
  • Checking your pet’s health
  • Pet Accidents and First Aid
  • Cat Accidents
  • Breathing and respiratory problems including choking
  • Dog CPR
  • Drowning
  • Shock
  • Broken Bones
  • Spinal injury and moving an injured pet
  • Tending to your pet
  • Controlling Bleeding
  • Dressings and Bandages
  • Paw Problems
  • Ears, Eyes, and Mouth
  • Bandaging the Ear
  • Bandaging the Tail
  • Illnesses
  • Poisoning, Bites, and Stings
  • Burns and temperature related problems
  • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Different types and sizes of animals
  • The older dog
  • Cats
  • Small dog care
  • Puppies and young animals
  • Summary of Pet First Aid
  • Pet First Aid Kits
  • Summary

Our pet first aid training course is an open course and is ideal for individuals who would like to know how to care for their pets in an emergency situation. The training is conducted in a fun and relaxed atmosphere and by the end of this pet first aid training programme you will have a better understanding of how to treat your best friend.

We also offer onsite pet first aid training in Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, London and Kent for group bookings and we cover areas which include Colchester Chelmsford, Braintree, Tiptree, Bury st Edmunds, Norwich, Woodbridge, Ipswich, Clacton on Sea, Witham, Brentwood, Basildon, Maldon, Tiptree, Southminster, Harlow, Dagenham and surrounding areas.

Pet first aid training online, click here to register and start your courseWe also offer the facility to conduct online pet first aid training, using a video based training system, with pet instructor led presentations.

After you have completed the simple registration process, (by clicking the picture on the left) you will be able to download all course materials and start training right away.

Our online course is cpd certified and on successful completion of the course you will be able to print your pet first aid training certification.

Start your online pet first aid course now by clicking the “picture” on the left, but if you would like any additional information regarding this online pet first aid training course we offer please see our online training website by following this link: online pet first aid training.

Pet first aid training course in Essex, learn CPR and emergency treatment for animals.

For additional information regarding this Essex based pet first aid training course please contact us on 0845 094 9861 to talk to our instructors during office hours, or email us through our contact us page.