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Career Major Information
High Plains Technology Center - Woodward
2013
Health Science
Therapeutic Services
Veterinary Assistant
Veterinary Assistant
HL0010019
In this Career Major, students complete the Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center), Core Medical Terminology and Anatomy and Physiology, Core First Aid and Healthcare Provider CPR. Veterinary Assistants feed and bathe animals, administer medication as prescribed by the veterinarian and assist the veterinary team with animal nursing techniques. Students learn how to do basic office procedures and how to provide large and small animal care including how to perform diagnostic procedures. Students practice in a variety of settings as chosen by the instructor. Upon completion of this course, students have experiences and skills necessary to become employed in a veterinary clinic or hospital.
No
600.0
Yes
Courses
  Course Code Course Title Hours Actions
Course in official sequence HL00032 Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center) 225.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00046 Anatomy and Physiology 120.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00342 Core Medical Terminology 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00170 Veterinary Office Management Procedures 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00169 Core Healthcare Provider CPR and First Aid 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00171 Large and Small Animal Medicine 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00337 Large and Small Animal Care 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00341 Diagnostic Procedures for the Veterinary Assistant 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00344 Surgical Procedures for the Veterinary Assistant 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00051 Routine Duties in a Veterinary Clinic 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00052 Principles of Pharmacology for the Veterinary Assistant 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00053 Internship for Veterinary Assistant 60.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog