Are you a qualified vet nurse that has been out of the industry and keen to re-enter? Have you had an extended period of time off to pursue other passions or commitments and want to keep up with industry changes?
The Veterinary Nursing Refresher Certificate is for qualified nurses only. Students must email their qualification certificate along with grading and transcript with their enrolment.
The Veterinary Nursing Refresher Certificate covers topics such as biochemistry, anatomy, physiology, pathology, radiology, dentistry, fluid therapy just to name a few.
Units of Study
Unit 1 - Emergencies - This unit covers various emergency situations
Unit 2 - Biochemistry - This unit covers the characteristics of common chemical compounds
Unit 3 - Anatomy - This unit covers the body’s functions and organisms
Unit 4 - Physiology - This unit covers the development of treatments for maintaining animal health.
Unit 5 - Pathology - This unit covers equipment, cbc, abnormalities and diseases
Unit 6 - Instruments - This unit covers sterilisation, labelling, storage of kits, and instruments
Unit 7 - Dentistry - This unit covers conditions seen including, treatment, scaling and polishing, equipment
Unit 8 - Anaesthesia - This unit covers anaesthesia, evaluation, pre and post care and pain scoring.
Unit 9 - Monitoring Anaesthesia - This unit covers monitoring, TPR, blood pressure, and equipment used.
Unit 10 - Anaesthetic Machines and Systems - This unit covers machines, oxygen systems and soda lime
Unit 11 - Radiographic Techniques and Equipment - This unit covers processes, positioning, PPE
Unit 12 - Fluid Therapy - This unit covers fluid solutions, calculations, blood transfusions and storage.
Once course is complete and fees are paid in full
12 x Statement Of Attainment Certificates
1 x Certificate In Veterinary Nursing Refresher
1 x Course Transcript
CPD Veterinary Nursing Refresher Certificate
Internationally Recognised and Accredited
Assessments (64) Exams (52)
$10 per week
QVN or minimum 2 years clinic experience