Small Animal First Aid Training

We provide a range of nationally recognised qualifications (local government specific) and council-specific non-accredited short courses as well as other professional development training options.

Who should Attend?

Animal management officers, pick-up officers/rangers, local laws officers or any local government officer whose role involves interactions with animals, in particular dogs and cats. This program is designed to give an understanding of and recognition of illness or distress in dogs and cats.

Our program discusses how to move/ transport injured animals safely and how to recognise illness or distress during transport. We discuss a variety of options that will assist in safely delivering a sick or injured animal to a vet surgery.

Learning Outcomes

  • How to move and transport animals safely
  • How to recognise illness or distress

Short Course details

Short Course Topics
Fundamentals of small animal care
Recognise and respond to what is normal or not in small animals
Working safely with animals
Do’s and don’ts of working with small animals
Our senior specialist instructor for this course has over 25 years’ experience in the animal industry, nine of which in local government as a council Education Officer. She is also an Authorised Officer in Microchipping throughout Australia. This course will provide participants with an interactive session including group discussions, case study reviews and Question and Answer sessions. Customisation is available for this course and in-house courses are recommended as both a cost-effective and proven methodology
Duration & location
Our standard structure for this workshop is 3.5 hours (1/2 day). This workshop is best delivered in-house at council in any metropolitan or regional area of Queensland. Customisation is available based on individual council requirements.
Fees & Inclusions
Please contact Peak Services for course fees or a proposal for onsite/inhouse training.


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Upcoming Dates:

    22 March 2022
    Virtual Classroom
    21 June 2022
    Virtual Classroom