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RSPCA NSW runs training programs about animal care and welfare.

Statement of Attainment in ACMGEN309 Provide Basic Animal First Aid

RTO Code: 70238

This unit of competency covers the process of providing essential first aid for animals by recognising and responding to an emergency using basic first aid measures. The unit covers the following areas:

  • Recognising emergency situations
  • Identifying hazards
  • Minimising risks
  • Assessing the physical condition of the animal and recording vital signs
  • Reassuring the animal
  • Handling the animal in a safe and humane manner to minimise pain and further injuries
  • Applying basic first aid care to a range of animals
  • Seeking first aid assistance when required

Please note that this course is offered in a blended format. Online learning to be completed before single face-to-face day.

If you have any questions, please contact or phone (02) 9782 4478

Please note that enrolment in the course does not guarantee successful completion of the course. Please also note that undertaking training through RSPCA NSW does not guarantee an interview for a paid or volunteer position at RSPCA NSW. You can find a list of any available positions at RSPCA NSW here.

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