Course Description

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.

























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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.

Students Receive

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 



Veterinary Nursing Refresher Certificate

12 Months



Internationally Recognised and Accredited

Assessments (64) Exams (52)


$95 deposit followed by $10 p/w

$550 - With concession card supplied

18yrs or older 

Available with mentoring only

12 Months