Course description of Zoo Animal Veterinary Assistant in Madrid

This course Animal Veterinary Assistant Zoo in Madrid (face) follows the specifications of the BOE for this training. Our students are known by the main companies in the sector, who request them for internships (and in many cases, for hiring).

At the end you will have the title of Auxiliary Animal Veterinarian of Zoo, and the corresponding certificates. You will be entitled to 160 hours of internships in companies in the sector, with real chances of getting a job.

If you prefer, this course is also taught online.

What will I learn?

With this course you will acquire the necessary knowledge for handling, support, first aid, vaccination and antiparasitic plans, food and reproductive management of the main wild animals present in zoos.

Do I need previous training?

No previous training is necessary to do this course.


  • Theoretical manual developed by the IEEF training team
  • Audiovisual support material
  • Material for the practices

All necessary material is provided by IEEF.

The cloister

We know how important it is for you to have qualified teachers in the field capable of adapting their learning methodology to the rhythm of each of our students. Therefore, in IEEF we have a faculty totally at your disposal to solve all your doubts during the course. In addition to helping you in whatever you need.


Block 1. Zoology, biology and ecology of zoo animals

Block 2. Communication

Block 3. Food

Block 4. Reproduction

Block 5. Subjection, containment and handling, safety regulations

Block 6. Anatomy of the locomotor apparatus

Block 7. Physiology of the different systems

Block 8. Exploration of the different groups

Block 9. Epidemiology and pharmacology

Program taught in:
  • Spanish

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Last updated February 23, 2019
This course is Online, Campus based
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Sep 2019
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