This nationally recognized Administrative Veterinary Assistant online course and training program prepares students for an exciting new career as an administrative veterinary assistant. Students in the program learn about the care of animals as well as how to recognize signs of illness and disease. This online program also covers interpersonal communication, interaction with clients and their animals, as well as how to assist the veterinarian during examinations. Administrative duties, such as fee collection, banking, and accounts payable are emphasized, and the program contains basic information about pet insurance. Textbooks are included. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.
- Veterinary Medical Terminology
- Veterinary Office Practices
- Computers in the Veterinary Practice
- The Veterinary Assistant as Communicator
- Ethics and Law in the Veterinary Office
- Billing and Collecting in the Veterinary Office
- Assisting the Veterinarian and Grooming Basics
- Preparing for Employment
This course is compatible with Windows Vista Operating System. This course can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection and email capability. Textbooks will be provided for this course. Each student will receive Veterinary Office Practices, Illustrated Guide to Veterinary Medical Terminology.