Filter
Courses

Top 2 Courses in Veterinary Nursing 2019

A course may refer to a single unit of study or an entire course of study made up of several individual classes. A course of study may add up to a degree, certification or diploma. A single class could be taken as a stand-alone to learn about a specific topic or as part of a series.

What are courses in veterinary nursing? Their aim is often to teach students to provide care for sick animals. Some courses in veterinary nursing may be qualifying in nature and ultimately earn a candidate a veterinary nursing certificate. Students usually gain in-depth knowledge about animal nutrition, treatment and care. Courses that prepare students for careers in veterinary nursing may include animal-related anesthesia, cardiology, internal medicine, oncology and surgery.

Courses in veterinary nursing may equip students with a variety of beneficial skills. These may include good communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills, all of which help to create a more viable candidate when searching for employment.

Courses, whether taken by themselves or as part of a program, differ significantly based on a variety of factors. There is no standard pricing model, and colleges and universities may have different requirements associated with the courses they offer. It is advised that individuals contact universities directly for specifics about costs.

Veterinary nurses may work closely with a veterinary surgeon, taking blood and urine samples, ensuring the animal’s wellbeing and helping with surgical procedures. Usually, courses in veterinary nursing combined with on-the-job training and potentially completing requirements for licensure may all be required for a person to pursue this career path. Some courses prepare already practicing animal-care nurses for a shift in career or focus. Courses may help individuals train as an equine nurse or surgical nurse, or in animal rehabilitation.

Some colleges and universities may offer some veterinary nursing courses in an online format for the convenience of students who work full time. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read More Read Less

2 Results in Veterinary Nursing

Oplex Careers

This Veterinary Nursing Level 2 and 3 Course bundle will provide learners with an insight into working as a veterinary nurse, from nutrition and diet to understanding you ... [+]

Apply Now for Summer 2017

This Veterinary Nursing Level 2 and 3 Course bundle will provide learners with an insight into working as a veterinary nurse, from nutrition and diet to understanding your role as a vet nurse; then continuing with discussing working with animals and acting as the supporting role for the practice’ veterinarian and more. Whether you currently work in this field, are wanting to work in this field, run your own business or simply have an interest in vet nursing, this course is perfect.

Course Highlights Price: Only £39.00 Was £449.99 Course Type: Online Course Duration: 100 hours, recommended hours Syllabus: 14-course modules Tutor Support: Full tutor support included Exams: Yes, exam fees are included. Start learning: you can start your online learning 24/7 and study towards your goals. Fine Print Qualification: Level 2 and 3 CPD Award Certificate: PDF Certificate included with course, optional Hard Copies £9.99. Access: Unlimited 24/7 access for 12 months, option to extend if needed. Compatibility: Desktop, Mac, Laptop, Tablets, Smartphone and Smart Devices ... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
Sparsholt College Hampshire

The aim of the degree course is to incorporate the study of a Veterinary Nursing Foundation Degree with the RCVS (Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons) Veterinary Nursing ... [+]

FdSc Veterinary Nursing Science Degree

The aim of the degree course is to incorporate the study of a Veterinary Nursing Foundation Degree with the RCVS (Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons) Veterinary Nursing qualification. FdSc Veterinary Nursing Science is offered as a 3-year full-time programme incorporating the RCVS Veterinary Nursing Occupational Standards. Upon successful completion of the FdSc Veterinary Nursing Science, 60 weeks work placement and achievement of the Nursing Progress Log, graduates can register as Veterinary Nurses.

Teaching and Learning

The course is based on a firm science foundation and specialist nursing and related units develop skills and understanding of the sector. This will allow you to progress into the world of work in/or related to veterinary nursing or onto the final year of an appropriate BSc (Hons) programme.... [-]

United Kingdom Sparsholt
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus