Canine First Aid Workshop- Milton Keynes 16th October 2015
Run By Rachel Bean, a qualified Veterinary Nurse. These workshops last for 4 1/2 hours and cover first aid scenarios including practical bandaging on real dogs. This is a very interactive workshop and encourages participation to aid successful learning. Cost is £40 pp and all participants will receive a certificate as well as high quality hand outs.
Practical Sessions – Using REAL dogs • Locating the Femoral Artery • Calculating a Pulse Rate • Emergency Muzzling • Heimlich Maneover Positioning • Bandaging fore paw • Bandaging Hind Paw • Pressure bandage of head/ears • Application of emergency Tourniquet and its dangers • CPR – two sessions on CASPER model dog
Tests • Each pupil receives an individual First Aid Scenario that they have to read and write down what they think has happened and write what they would do. These are then read out to discuss. • Each pupil is given a Multiple Choice test of 15 questions to complete. This is to check underpinning knowledge. This is then read out and discussed.