Veterinary Nursing (General Practice)


National Code: ACM50512

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About the course

Course Number: ACM50512-01V01

If you are a qualified veterinary nurse with a minimum of two-years' experience and are looking for your next challenge, the Diploma of Vet Nursing (General Practice) provides training that will allow you to operate at a senior/practice manager level within a veterinary clinic.

Learn the expertise needed to manage nursing procedures, apply nursing pathophysiology, and principles of animal behaviour.  By completing a minimum of eight hours per week work experience (paid or voluntary) in a veterinary clinic for the 12-month duration of the course, you will reinforce your learnings and gain a wealth of first-hand industry experience.

Work placement
Minimum of 8 hours per week (paid or voluntary) in a veterinary clinic for the 12-month duration of the course.

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