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Security Dog First Aid Level 2 (VTQ)

Security Dog First Aid is specialised training that equips handlers and trainers to provide emergency medical care for security dogs. It covers vital signs assessment, injury recognition and response, CPR for dogs, bleeding control, heat management, fracture/sprain handling, and basic medication administration.


This training ensures the well-being of working dogs and enhances operational effectiveness.

Security Guard using Walkie Talkie

Dog First aid is important to know for your security dog not only to comply with associations and local authorities but also for animal welfare and to help a dog in need. 

The nature of working with dogs will pose a risk that they may be harmed in the course of their work or transport. On our security dog first aid course you will learn what to do with common injuries that your dog could have and how to identify common illnesses in dogs. 

We will be covering other important topics such as Dog CPR, Dog First Aid Kits, Dog Muzzles and Dog choking. 

Approved by the NASDU 

In this dog first aid course your instructor will cover the following subjects: 

  • Introduction to Security Dog First Aid

  • Checking a Dog health

  • First Aid Kits and Equipment

  • CPR, Accidents and First Aid

  • Medical Conditions

  • Different Types and Sizes of Dogs

  • Summary

Security Guard


The content of this and all Protrainings courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

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