VETERINARY ASSISTANT PROGRAM W/ A CLINICAL EXTERNSHIP
February 4 @ 5:00 pm - March 26 @ 8:30 pm
This 100-hour Veterinary Assistant program introduces students to the exciting and growing field of veterinary medicine. Students will learn about the care of animals, as well as how to recognize signs of illness and disease. This program also covers interpersonal communication, interaction with clients and their animals, and how to assist the veterinarian during examinations. Administrative duties, such as fee collection, banking and accounts payable are also emphasized to provide the student with the skills necessary to maintain an efficient front office. Students will enjoy learning through classroom lecture as well as hands on labs. Note: This program does not include a national or state certification or a clinical rotation as part of its overall objectives.