You'll cover general animal nursing, anaesthesia, surgical nursing, radiography and anatomy. 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`re well prepared for work as an assistant in a veterinary practice as well as for further study.
Animal Handling and Care in the Veterinary Environment; Assisting with Care in the Veterinary Environment; Administrative Duties in the Veterinary Care Environment; Microbiology for Healthcare Workers; Communication; IT; Numeracy.
4 subjects at National 5 preferably including English, Maths and a science subject. Applicants must be employed in a veterinary practice.
Distance and Flexible learning