You will cover an introduction to general animal nursing, anatomy, and assisting with anaesthesia, surgical nursing and radiography. In addition the course includes core skills certification and a work placement in a veterinary practice. It will provide you with the essential practical experience and knowledge you need to ensure you are well prepared for work as an assistant in a veterinary practice as well as for further study.
Placement Information: Two days per week in a vet practice.
4 subjects at National 5 preferably including English, Maths and a science subject. You must have a minimum of 2 weeks' work experience in an animal related environment.