Canine First Aid

Canine First Aid – Recognised Training Providers

The following organisations are recognised by NASDU to provide Canine First Aid training for Security Dogs and Detection Dogs, having had the learning objectives contained in NASDU qualifications mapped against the learning outcomes of the following training providers training programmes:


Vet Nurse Direct

Contact: Lorraine Hobday
Tel: 07411 671971

We are now offering laser therapy as part of our services; laser is ideal for a range of conditions and ideal for working dogs who are suffering from stiff joints.

Available to NASDU Members in the North West region.


Dog First Aid Franchise Ltd

(Award Winning Franchise approved by Trading Standards)
Contact: Head Office
Tel 0800 9996623
or contact one of our regional partners

Dog First-Aid Franchise Ltd provide unique award-winning courses teaching canine first-aid de-signed specifically for those working with dogs. We are the ONLY qualified UK company to offer the Continued Professional Development (CPD) accredited Emergency Canine Care™ Course and the ONLY provider approved by trading standards.

We comply fully with The Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966 and The Animal Welfare Act 2006. We have provided training on the Animal Care & Management National Vocational Qualification Level 3 and work with Ministry of Defence, Police, Security and Search & Rescue dog handlers.

All trainers undergo extensive training with our in-house team of registered members of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons who boast over 50 years of experience. Every one of us is passionate about dogs and their welfare and we are delighted that our course attendees have gone on to save lives. We are proud to have been awarded multiple awards to recognise our achievements including Best Canine Health Training business 2018.

We can work with you to provide Canine First Aid Training that compliments your existing sched-ule and adds value for your clients.

Every dog professional should have a valid Dog First Aid Certificate and refresh their skills regularly.


Pro Trainings Europe Ltd

Contact: Damien Watling
Tel: 01206 805359

Contact: Graeme Smith (through ProTrainings EU who are the Awarding Body)
01429 275060

Contact: Gary Mitchell (through ProTrainings EU who are the Awarding Body)
07553 288855

Contact: Steve Eversfield (through ProTrainings EU who are the Awarding Body)
07738 159583

Bruce Petty (through ProTrainings EU who are the Awarding Body)
Tel: 07710 785777

Contact: Trevor Wilding (through ProTrainings EU who are are the Awarding Body)
Specialist K9 Services Ltd
Tel: 07944 145317‬

John McClay (through ProTrainings EU who are are the Awarding Body)
Animal Care & Control
Tel. 01386 244540

Nicki Bell/Emma Dignam (through ProTrainings EU who are are the Awarding Body)
Simply Pet Professionals (covering London, Kent and Essex)
Tel. 07710 498330/07961 390516

Rod Jones (through ProTrainings EU who are are the Awarding Body)
Lightning Training Solutions Ltd
Tel. 01935 473575 (based in Somerset however carry out training UK wide)

Learners providing evidence of achievement in Canine First Aid would not be required to undertake the Canine First Aid performance criteria within the Health, Wellbeing & Safety Units of NASDU qualifications.

Get in touch

Tel 01483 224 320 (Option 1)