Small Animal First Aid for Hydrotherapists

Course Details

Title: Small Animal First Aid for Hydrotherapists
Duration: 1 day
Day 1: 09:00 – 17:00
Fee inc. ABC: £275.00 inc. VAT

ABC Qualification – A Nationally Accredited Certificate in Hydrotherapy for Small Animals
Level 3 Certificate – 3 credits

A mentoring service is provided to each learner on an individual basis for as long as they require optimizing their learning potential.

Who is the course suitable for?

  • Veterinary Nurses
  • Physiotherapists
  • Hydrotherapists
  • Groomers
  • Kennel Owners
  • All pet owners and people who have an interest in the nursing and care of dogs

What will I gain from the course?

  • Knowledge and understanding of animal emergencies and how to identify the types of emergencies that may occur
  • Knowledge of how to deal with these types of emergencies correctly and state what treatment may be safely applied
  • Increased confidence and ability in dealing with injured dogs
  • Thorough understanding of the animal resuscitation procedure
  • Practical skill and knowledge to explain and apply different bandaging techniques

What’s included in the fee?

  • Registration with awarding body
  • Grading of all assessments
  • Full certification
  • All refreshments during the course

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction.

Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction.

Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Course Programme (brief overview – theory & practical)

  • Aims and rules of First Aid
  • Epilepsy – Heat Stroke – Insect Stings – Haematomas – Haemorrhage – Death – Legislation – Shock – Insect stings – Snake bites – Respiratory distress – Gastric dilatation volvulus – Drowning – Unconsciousness and Collapse
  • Resuscitation theory and practical
  • Bandaging theory and practical
  • Post course assignment to be completed post course

Sara Marlow RVN

RVN, DET (Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training)

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Rebecca Winter

RVN Dip A Phys

July 2017

Thank you for todays feedbacks from the Level 3 certificate in hydrotherapy for small animals First Aid Course.

Great session today, really enjoyed it, Thank you Sara.

Enjoyable session, great knowledge to have for starting your own centre – thanks guys for another great day.

Really informative course, very well explained Thank you.

Very interesting course see you tomorrow.

Really interesting course, good to have the practical aspect.

Lovely course & wonderful staff- really enjoyed the day. Thank you all

Great day of first aid. Thanks sara. Super duper tutor. Learnt so many practical skills and new knowledge 

First aid course, very informative & practical very useful. sara is a great tutor & keeps interest well 

Brilliant day of first aid today. really informative & good to pout into practice.

Really good day, very informative 

really fun & interesting day loved it

We may have been last but you can not rush perfection

Im going to try Sue’s bag twisting technique on my own dog & partner !!!!

May 2017

I really enjoyed today. My mind is working again. Thank you Sara for making it a fun interactive day

Thoroughly enjoyed today. Great information & the practical really helps you understand

Enjoyable day, Sara made it great

Sara is a great lecturer

V good thorough

Really informative course day, learned a lot. Thank you Sara for the brilliant way to lecture

Very informative day, delivered really well by Sara. Useful to be able to put theory into practice!

What a fantastic day ! Sara is such an expert & explains everything so well. Thanks so much

Great to get hands on with the first aid & dogs God help them

Fantastic day as ever. Really good to get practical session on first aid. Brilliant instruction from everyone

Great day, informative & useful

Exceptionally calm, clear delivery Brilliant

What an amazing day! Sara is such an expert 7 a brilliant tutor Thanks so much

Really perfect. Learning in the morning & practical in the afternoon

October 2016

Thank you for today’s feedback on the Level 3 certificate in hydrotherapy for small animals.

“Sara’s lecturing techniques are engaging & effective have learnt so much today”
“Value added with hints & tips from sara’s experience”
“Fantastic as always, packed full of info Sara has done a great job again”
“Super day on our first aid day today. Sara is a engaging lecturer And I have learnt so much Thanks”
“V good first aid course V informative & engaging”
“very interesting course! practical session very eye opening as you see how important it is to save a life”
“Brilliant day. Enjoyed practical sessions”
“Fun and interesting day very informative thank you”
“Very enjoyable, lovely mix of theory & practical Thank you”
“Very eye opening DOG CPR is so interesting”
“Very much enjoyed Dog First aid CPR really interesting”

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