3 Module Deluxe Certification Courses
Course Registration Fee- $99.95 per course
These courses are deluxe certification courses that cover a wide array of animal emergency and health care curriculum. Each one takes approximately 3 hours to complete. You do not have to finish the course in one sitting and may log in and out as much as you like. Courses expire 60 days from date of purchase.
Registration includes an official certification certificate and a 2 year subscription to our online resource center. Comprehensive 3 module courses also include a full color eBooks reference guide.
Printed books are available for purchase separately for some courses and are $34.95 each.
Each course contains a variety of assigned readings, activities, training videos and a quizzes. There is a comprehensive final exam at the end of each course. Courses are asynchronous which means that there are no live components and participants can complete the course at their own pace, logging in and out as much as they like however they must complete the course within 60 days or it will expire.
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The PetCPR+ Certification program is our flagship program designed to teach the participant the fundamentals of canine and feline CPR and First Aid. It is ideal for anyone who loves animals including animal professionals, obedience trainers, kennel staff, pet retailers, pet sitters, animal shelter staff/volunteers, rescue personnel, groomers, First Responders, Fire/EMT and pet owners. This course will provide an overview of what to do for a pet in an emergency situation prior to getting veterinary care. Curriculum for all classes is developed by licensed veterinary professionals using veterinary industry standard methods of emergency medical care.
The PetCPR+ Advanced Certification program is designed for veterinary professionals specifically. Veterinary Technicians, Assistants, Veterinarians and support personnel will find that the material covered in our advanced program better suited for their needs. Our certification classes are becoming the choice for veterinary hospitals and clinics to validate their staff training for accreditation.
Our EquiAid Emergency First Aid for Horses provides an introductory overview of how to manage common medical emergencies when they happen to horses. This does not include any advanced veterinary medical content regulated by law and the state veterinary practice act.Topics include: Transporting and restraining sick and/or injured horses, how to prepare an emergency plan and first aid kit for your farm, how to perform triage, physical assessments including obtaining vital signs, traumatic injuries such as wounds and fractures, how to apply an emergency splint, how to perform quick release ties and use safety ropes, important supplies in the equine first aid kit and how to use them, severe bleeding, burns, eye injuries, digestive Issues, emergencies that happen on the trail and horse shows and more.
This course is a customized version of our PetCPR+ Certification program and is designed to train animal groomers, salon staff and owners how to manage medical emergencies that can happen in the grooming environment. There are a number of injuries that can occur in a grooming salon such as heatstroke, lacerations from shears/clippers, stress anxiety and more. It provides the participant an overview of what to do in an emergency situation at the salon prior to obtaining veterinary care.
The Wilderness First Aid for Dogs course is for outdoor enthusiasts who like to take their dogs on their adventures where access to emergency veterinary care is unavailable. Learn to help increase your dog’s chance of survival and/or prevent their medical emergencies from getting worse by knowing what to do when emergencies happen during outdoor activities. This is a comprehensive detailed program that focuses on wilderness first aid and the management of medical emergencies that can happen to your dog in remote areas, trail hiking, camping, water activities and more.