Would you know how to help your dog in case of an emergency? Would you know how to recognize and manage a serious emergency such as choking or a major wound? Learn about these and other life threatening emergencies by enrolling in our canine / dog first aid and CPR program. We offer this course in both of our North and South Calgary training centres. This course is 4 hours long and teaches participants lifesaving techniques using life-like dog mannequins with veterinary trained instructors. To register for a dog first aid and CPR course in Calgary scroll to the bottom of the page to view available course dates, times and locations.
How Do I Register for a Course?
To register for a course scroll to the bottom of the page to view available course dates, times and locations. Registration can be completed on-line or you can contact us via telephone.
What Will I Learn in the Course?
Participants enrolled in this course will learn about the following topics:
- Choking and respiratory emergencies
- Circulatory emergencies / Pet CPR
- Wound Management / Infections
- Common medical emergencies
- When to visit you veterinarian
Participants will learn about these topics using hands-on training with life-like dog mannequins.
How Long is the Course?
This course is 4 hours long. This course provides significant hands-on training.
Will I Receive Certification?
Yes, participants that complete the course will receive a St. Mark James Pet First Aid and CPR certificate that provides proof of training.
How Much Does The Course Cost?
The cost of the course is 79.99 plus tax. The cost of the course includes certification fees and a take home pet first aid and CPR manual.
- No prerequisites are required for this course
- Please dress comfortably
- Do not bring your pet to the course. Hands-on practice will be provided using life-like mannequins.
- Refunds and transfers are not accepted within 72 hours of the course.