This course prepares individuals to assist in a veterinarian practice. Topics include veterinary terminology, anatomy and physiology, proper handling and restraining of animals, obtaining and handling specimens, emergency care, nursing skills, pre-surgical skills, post-operative skills, and pharmacy skills. The class also covers conduct and laws, office management in reference to medical records, charting, detailed documentation, client communication skills, scheduling and admitting patients, basic invoicing, billing and payment on account procedures. Successful completion of this course will prepare one for employment as a veterinary assistant. Textbook: “Veterinary Assisting Textbook” by Margi Sirois.
Course Fee: $180–Insurance Fee: $0.55–Book Fee: $110
08-27-2019 T/W/Th 5:30 – 9 pm, 40 sessions, Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114
Questions? Contact Rick McCormac at firstname.lastname@example.org or 252-222-6203 for more information.