Train for a new career!
With pet ownership on the rise, the need for skilled veterinary assistants is in demand. Veterinary assistants work directly with veterinarians and veterinarian technicians in private practice, hospitals and clinics, animal shelters, animal control facilities, pet stores and kennels. This course will introduce students to the science of veterinary medicine. Students will learn to care for sick and injured animals, as well as learn client relations, office and hospital procedures, animal nursing, exam room practices, surgical preparations, laboratory processes, radiology and pharmacology terminology.