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Veterinary Assistant 2

Course number : VET131   ID : 26106    Section Number : 1
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Veterinary assistants support veterinarians and veterinary technicians and are a vital member of the veterinary medical team. In part 2 of the veterinary assistant course series students will be introduced to small animal nursing safety and care procedures, surgical preparation and assisting, veterinary laboratory procedures and radiology and ultrasound imaging processes. Students learn about quality nursing techniques and practices, the surgical process, from instrument identification and preparation, anesthesia, pre/post op care, and emergency and critical care. Students are introduced to Laboratory procedures include blood, urine and fecal sample collection and testing procedures and technique. Students review the vet assistant’s role in imaging procedures, imaging safety, quality control, and equipment and image care and maintenance.

Class Details

15 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon, Wed

Monroe Center

MultipleInstructor :
1.Kelsey Byrd2.Brandi Luther 

CEUs : 6



Please read:  This course will meet on campus (or other location) in an in-person environment. To enroll in the course, students must have successfully completed VET130 - Veterinary Assistant 1 Prior to the start date of VET131.





Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/27/2024)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/22/2024 - 6/12/2024 Weekly - Mon, Wed 05:30 PM - 09:30 PM Frederick, Monroe Center  Map, Room: MC126 Brandi Luther  ; Kelsey Byrd 

Other Class Offerings

ID: 26981

10/16/24 - 12/09/24
Weekly - Wed, Mon
15 sessions.