Canine Health & Welfare

Canine First Aid


This course is an introduction to canine first aid. This course provides first aid knowledge. A face to face course is recommended to develop the necessary practical skills.
The course is a blend of self taught content and revision activities covering canine first aid, with a quiz at the end to test knowledge. The course forms part of the PIF work book for the City & Guilds 7863 Level 3 Professional Dog Grooming Diploma. It can also be used in isolation by pet groomers and dog owners who wish to learn about canine first aid.
This course is not a substitute for a practical canine first-aid course. Details of practical first-aid courses for dogs and humans can be found at

This course is copyright of the Pet Industry Federation and may not be reproduced or copied with the written permission of the Pet Industry Federation.

  • PIF - Helping you and your business
  • Canine First Aid - Part A
  • First Aid Tasks
  • Canine First Aid - Part B
  • How to bandage a dog's paw
  • Bandaging Task
  • Canine First Aid - Part C
  • First Aid Tasks
  • First Aid Quiz
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever