Pet First Aid Workshops

Pet First Aid Certificate Course:

Pet First Aid Certificate Course – Sunday April 5 2020
Off the Grid Wilderness First Aid – Saturday April 25 2020

Lynda Kitson is certified as a Pet First Aid Instructor through Walks ‘n’ Wags Pet First Aid, an internationally recognized organization and the longest standing Pet First Aid course in Canada.

Pet First Aid Certificate Course

This 10-hour certificate course covers everything from prevention to treatment of illness and injury, as well as information on how to keep your pet in optimal health. Topics include:

  • internal & external bleeding
  • choking & seizures
  • fractures & sprains
  • poisons & allergic reactions
  • heat & cold injuries
  • artificial respiration & CPR
  • and much, much more…

CPR image Participants will practise bandaging skills as well as artificial respiration and CPR Skills on life-like, industry standard mechanical CPR mannequins.

This course is appropriate for both dog owners and industry professionals.

Upon successful completion of the course and exam, participants will receive a certificate valid for 3 years.

Those in the Pet Industry may utilize the Walks ‘N’ Wags logo on your website to verify completion of the program. Additionally, you’ll be added to the Walks ‘N’ Wags professional page and the K9 Compass Business Grads page.

The program also qualifies for:

  • 8.5 CEUs for CDBC (International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants)
  • 8.5 CEUs for CBCC  (Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers)
  • 11 CEUs credits CPDT (Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers)

Sunday April 5th 2020  – 8:30am

Enrolment will close Friday April 3rd 

Cost: $165+HST

Location: Scratch and Sniff Canine Services, 340 Southgate Dr Guelph

Light refreshments will be provided. Participants will need to arrange for their own lunch. This is a “people-only” event.

Refunds are not available for registration fees.

Book Your Spot in the Pet First Aid Certificate Course!

Off The Grid: Pet First Aid for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Learn vital, life-saving wilderness pet first aid skills for your “Off the Grid” trips to the cabin, camping, or hiking. Topics include:

  • Trip Planning
  • Equipment Improvisation
  • Prolonged Patient Care
  • Advanced shock
  • Pain management
  • Poisoning
  • Evacuation
  • …and more!

Participants must have completed the Walks’N’Wags initial Pet First Aid Certificate program at any location within the past 3 years.

OFF THE GRID is a 3 hour certificate program, with certificate earned upon successful completion of the course and exam.

Saturday April 25th 2020 – 2:30pm

Enrolment will close Thursday April 23rd

Cost: $60+HST
**A valid certificate from the standard course is required to participate in Off The Grid.

Location: Scratch and Sniff Canine Services, 340 Southgate Dr Guelph

This is a “people-only” event.

Refunds are not available for registration fees.

Book Your Spot in Off the Grid Wilderness First Aid!