Pet First Aid & CPR Instructor Course

Here is your opportunity to become the best health ally for pets and to teach others how to save the lives of cats and dogs.
The Pro Pet Hero Instructor program is comprehensive, practical and current. You will learn how to teach the latest protocols in our veterinarian-approved pet first aid, CPR, and pet safety program.
With the growing number of cats and dogs joining people's families, we recognize the growing need for trained instructors who can teach pet first aid skills to pet professionals and pet parents. Our mission is to give instructors the skills to teach others how to stabilize and immobilize injured/sick animals so that they can be transported safely to veterinary clinics.
The Pro Pet Hero Instructor program earns certification by leading pet professional groups and veterinarians. By becoming a Pro Pet Hero Instructor, you have the chance to save lives and improve the welfare of beloved pets.

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This is an ideal course for:

  • Pet sitters
  • Dog walkers
  • Dog trainers
  • Cat and dog behaviorists 
  • Therapy pet handlers
  • Boarding/kennel staff
  • Doggie daycare staff
  • Pet groomers
  • Veterinary staff
  • Human first responders
  • Teachers
  • Pet business consultants

In this veterinarian-approved instructor course, we will cover a variety of skills that can be used to prepare your students for dealing with pet injuries and emergencies. You will learn:

  • Cat and dog CPR
  • Rescue breathing
  • Handling and restraining injured pets
  • Choking management
  • Treating fractures
  • Treating bleeding
  • Caring for heatstroke and frostbite
  • Treating burns 
  • Medication administration 
  • Addressing poisoning
  • Handling insect bites/stings
  • Handling drowning pets 
  • Dealing with seizures 
  • Teaching techniques
  • Marketing strategies
  • Navigating ProTrainings resources