Brush up your basic skills and prepare to start your classroom and clinical training to become a veterinary assistant. This nine hour preliminary course is required for ALL students who wish to take the veterinary assistant series of courses. Topics include: problem solving skills, written and verbal communication, math for medications, confidentiality, professionalism, ethics and classroom and clinical conduct. Activities and tests will be scored on a point system. Students will be re-quired to have a cumulative score of 90-120 points to continue on to the Veterinary Assistant courses series. Prerequisites: Students must be a minimum of 18 years of age before class starts and must successfully complete the reading comprehension placement test before registering for the first course. Pick up a Placement Test Referral from Continuing Education desk in Bladen Hall Room-126.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes