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Veterinary Assistant 2

Course number : VET131   ID : 26981    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, 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, including blood, urine, and fecal sample collection, and testing techniques and procedures and technique. Students also review the vet assistant’s role in imaging procedures, including safety, quality control, and equipment and image care and maintenance.
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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. Students must have successfully completed VET130 prior to the first day of class in VET131.



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, October 16, 2024 @ 11:59 PM



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/20/2024)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/16/2024 - 12/9/2024 Weekly - Mon, Wed 04:30 PM - 08:30 PM Frederick, Monroe Center  Map, Room: MC126 Brandi Luther  ; Kelsey Byrd