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Course Description
Do you work in the veterinary industry and want to gain more knowledge? The Advanced Certificate In Veterinary Assistant is available for those that want to start their career in veterinary. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Details

Course Number           
Course Name      
Course Duration           
Delivery Method          

Start Date                      
Recognition                  
Grading

Fee

Concession

Entry Requirements     

Course Completion

Pre-Requisites

       

* Payment Plan Available Upon Request

Job Prospects

Veterinary Assistant

Work Placement
This course contains 480 hours of work placement

The workplace will need to provide veterinary services to animals such as veterinary clinics, veterinary hospitals as well as mobile vets.

Your work placement can be completed anywhere in the world, and you will be responsible for the costs of any travel, accommodation, insurance or any other requirements related to your work placement.

Students are required to contact the Veterinary Board in their capital city to verify that this course is recognised in their state prior to enrolment

Units of Study

Unit 1 -      Communication

Unit 2 -      Managing Work Schedules and Routine

Unit 3 -      Teamwork

Unit 4 -      Workplace Meetings

Unit 5 -      Workplace Documentation

Unit 6 -      Giving Information and Advice

Unit 7 -      Workplace Health and Safety

Unit 8 -      Workplace Hazards and Risks

Unit 9 -      Infection Control and Biosecurity

Unit 10 -    Zoonosis

Unit 11 -    Drugs and Medications

Unit 12 -    Ordering Stock and Stocktakes

Unit 13  Reception Duties

Unit 14 -    Emergencies

Unit 15 -    Vaccinations and Diseases

Unit 16 -    Parasites

Unit 17 -    Nutrition

Unit 18 -    Diet

Unit 19 -    Anatomy

Unit 20 -    Physiology

Unit 21 -    Pathology

Unit 22 -    The Veterinary Ward

Unit 23 -    Clinical Examinations

Unit 24 -    Nutritional Support

Unit 25 -    Dressings and Bandages

Unit 26 -    Theatre Practice

Unit 27 -    Preparing The Patient For Surgery

Unit 28 -    Assisting During Surgery

Unit 29 -    Instruments

Unit 30 -    Dentistry                                 

Unit 31 -    Anaesthesia

Unit 32 -    Monitoring Anaesthesia                                                                                                     

Unit 33 -    Anaesthetic Machine and Systems

Unit 34 -    Radiology

Unit 35 -    Fluid Therapy

Unit 36 -    Student Manual Submission

 

Students Receive

Once course is complete 

1   x Certificate In Advanced Veterinary Assistant

1   x Course Transcript

                                                   

Vet
Yorkshire Terrier at the Vet

CPN01

Advanced Certificate In Veterinary Assistant

24 Months

Online

Anytime

IAPCC

Manual - Assessments - Exams 

$6000

$3000

Access to a computer

24 Months

Veterinary Assistant Pathway 

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