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Veterinary Nursing Assistant Level 2 Diploma at Abbeydale Vetlink Veterinary Training Limited

Course description

The Animal Nursing Assistant (ANA) is designed to give staff the confidence to support the qualified veterinary nurse and veterinary surgeon in the clinical setting. The course will enable them to develop an underpinning knowledge and basic nursing skills.

The course allows for progression onto the Veterinary Nursing Diploma. Staff do not need to be employed in a registered Training Practice to undertake this qualification. This course is part time via supported study in college and distance learning.

Course content

  • Principles and practices of animal handling and care in the veterinary environment
  • Principles of infection control for animal nursing assistants
  • Principles of supporting veterinary nursing care for hospitalised animals
  • Companion Animal A&P
  • Principles and practices of administrative duties in the veterinary care environment
  • Maintain and develop personal performance
  • Practical support of veterinary nursing care for hospitalised patients
  • Practical animal nursing support of small animal patients

Entry requirements

There are no formal academic entry requirements for this course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Abbeydale Vetlink Veterinary Training Limited directly.

Last updated date: 07 November 2016

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