This course is intended for trainee Veterinary Care Assistants or anyone who wants to enter this industry role. It will provide relevant practical skills and underpinning knowledge that will enable to provide a good level of support to the Veterinary Nurse and Veterinary Surgeon. It may also be used as a stepping stone onto VetSkill’s Level 3 Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (Companion Animal) qualification, subject to additional entry conditions being met.
Veterinary Care Assistant students have access to an exciting range of specialist resources at the College, including our Animal Welfare Centre which houses over 130 different species from mammals to invertebrates, reptiles to exotics.
Guided by our expert staff and guest lecturers you will develop your practical animal care skills and gain confidence with a range of domestic and exotic species.