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Veterinary Care Assistant

North Highland College UHI

Venues

Thurso Campus

Content

This Level 2 qualification is designed for those keen to work in a career where they are providing care to animals in a veterinary care environment, under the direction and supervision of Veterinary staff.

A progression route and starting point for those interested in a career as a Veterinary Nurse (successful completion of this course may lead to an opportunity to study on the Level 3 Diploma in Veterinary Nursing).
Ideal qualification for anyone presently working unqualified in veterinary practice in an animal care role.
A qualification in its own right designed to provide practice competence relevant to the role of veterinary carer in a modern veterinary practice.

Entry Requirements

English and Maths at SCQF Level 4. Interview

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2.5 years

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals