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Veterinary Assistant

Curriculum


Certificate Requirements

To earn a Veterinary Assistant Certificate, you must complete 1 required course containing the following learning units:

  1. Veterinary Medical Terminology
  2. Veterinary Office Practices
  3. Computers in the Veterinary Practice
  4. The Veterinary Assistant as Communicator
  5. Ethics and Law in the Veterinary Office
  6. Billing and Collecting in the Veterinary Office
  7. Assisting the Veterinarian and Grooming Basics
  8. Preparing for Employment

Program Format

The Veterinary Assistant Certificate Course is conveniently offered online. The course can be taken from either a Mac or PC. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection and e-mail capability.

GES provides the required textbooks for this course. Each student will receive Veterinary Office Practices and Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology.

Required Courses

Course
Units
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
EXSP 8527: Veterinary Assistant
24 CEUs
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