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Veterinary Assistant 1

Course number : VET130   ID : 26980    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 1 of the veterinary assistant course series students will be introduced to veterinary office and hospital administrative procedures, communication, and client relations. Students will learn Veterinary Pharmacy and Pharmacology procedures such as filling medications and inventory control, and vaccinations and examination room procedures, including small animal restraint, medical history documentation, vital signs recording, exam room grooming, dog and cat breed and gender recognition, basic nutritional requirements, and topical medication application.
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Class Details

15 Session(s)
Weekly - Wed, Mon

Monroe Center

MultipleInstructor :
1.Kelsey Byrd2.Brandi Luther 

CEUs : 6



Please read:  Classes will meet in person and require online participation as noted in a syllabus or course schedule which the instructor will provide. Online participation may include real-time virtual participation or non-scheduled asynchronous participation. This class requires reading and listening in English. Not sure about your English skills? Visit to schedule a free Accuplacer test, then share your results with the CEWD Registration team at 301.624.2888 or To enroll in the course students must have successfully completed CAH145 or ADE641 (formerly ADE632) and show academic readiness in Math. Email or call 301-624-2888 to discuss which of the following methods you should use: Take an Accuplacer Test (offered for free at the FCC Testing Center) – score 237 or higher the QAS section or Earn a B or better in MATH 80 or MATH 50 at FCC? Grades from recent high school or college courses? Scores from TOEFL, ACT, AP, CLEP, DSST, GED, PARCC/MCAP or SAT exams?



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, August 21, 2024 @ 11:59 PM



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 09/02/2024)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/21/2024 - 10/14/2024 Weekly - Mon, Wed 04:30 PM - 08:30 PM Frederick, Monroe Center  Map, Room: MC126 Brandi Luther  ; Kelsey Byrd