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Explore CSM's accelerated professional training for Veterinary Assistants, completing in under a year.Our Veterinary Assistant program swiftly immerses students in the field, positioning them for prime opportunities in vet clinics, sanctuaries, and more.

While Veterinary Assistants handle tasks like feeding, sanitizing, equipment sterilization, and basic medication administration, Veterinary Technicians possess expertise in medical equipment operation, vaccination administration, animal restraint during procedures, wound care, and client guidance on pet wellness. Veterinarians conduct intricate medical tests in labs for diagnosing and treating animal diseases. Additionally, veterinary assistants play crucial roles in preparing serums, collecting samples, and executing vital lab analyses like urinalysis and blood tests.

Not sure whether to pursue a career as a Veterinary Assistant? We offer a 3-hour information session to help you decide: SCI 7070 - Is Vet Assistant For Me?

This workforce training certificate consists of the following course:
> SCI-7090 Veterinary Assistant Preparation Course
> SCI-7100 Veterinary Assistant I: Client Relations and Exam Room Procedures
> SCI-7110 Veterinary Assistant II: Diagnostic/Pharmacy
> SCI-7120 Veterinary Assistant III: Patient Care and Nursing
> SCI-7130 Veterinary Assistant IV: Surgery, Anesthesia, and Emergency Care

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Workforce Training Certificate: Veterinary Assistant


Thayer, Laura - 301-934-7581

Classes :5

Classes to Complete : 5  

Description : The veterinary assistant training program prepares students to work in the animal care field.  As a trained assistant, they will be involved in supporting veter...  (More)

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