Veterinary Assistant Info Session
Wednesday, February 10, 2016Richmond, BC - February 10, 2016 - Start your path to a fun, playful, and exciting career as a veterinary assistant! How? Stop by CDI College’s Richmond campus on Saturday, February 20 from 10am – 12pm to learn more!
Embrace your love for animals and turn that into an emotionally rewarding career! Veterinary assistants are essential to any animal clinic or hospital. Day-to-day responsibilities include preparing animals for testing, treatment, or surgery; preparing or administering medication as prescribed by the veterinarian; tend to wounds and replace bandages; and more. Aside from clinical duties, vet assistants are also responsible for various support tasks such as office billing procedures, record-keeping, appointment scheduling and correspondence.
Through a combination of classroom theory and hands-on training in real-world settings, CDI College’s Veterinary Assistant diploma program will provide you with the education you need to become successful in your career.
Our comprehensive training program will help you gain extensive knowledge on various aspects of your role as a veterinary assistant. Courses include health and safety practices, lab procedures, basics of animal behaviour and restraint, anatomy and physiology, animal nursing, surgical preparation and assisting, and more. You’ll also be given the opportunity to further practice your skills in a real-world veterinary setting through a practicum placement. By the end of the program, you’ll be able to demonstrate your skills, knowledge, and capabilities fluently in the workforce.
With 90% of job openings projected to arise from expansion and replacement demands, there’s no time like now to start training! Apply to CDI College’s Veterinary Assistant program at the Richmond campus today and in less than a year, you can start applying for positions in vet clinics, animal hospitals and shelters, humane societies, zoos, animal research labs, and more.
Take the first step to a fulfilling career by stopping by out Veterinary Assistant Info Session at the Richmond campus on February 20th at 10am!
CDI College – Richmond Campus
4351 No. 3 Rd.