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Veterinarian Assistant

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COMPREHENSIVE 120 HOUR PROGRAM

  • 60 hours of classroom instruction, lab exercises, and hands-on training
  • 60 hours of internship at a neighboring animal hospital, clinic, or veterinarian office

Do you LOVE animals? Are you passionate about their well-being? Consider an exciting new career as a Veterinarian Assistant!

Students are introduced to animal care and nursing, boarding and grooming, anesthesia and surgical assisting, laboratory procedures, and diagnostic imaging.

Familiarize yourself with the medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, behavior, animal husbandry and nutrition, office procedures, and client services & relations.

Class Schedule:

May 21 - August 29, 2019

Tuesdays & Wednesdays

7 - 9 pm

Prerequisites:

  • High School Transcript or G.E.D.
  • Assessment

Cost:

$1425 (includes $30 registration fee, books, and lab fees)

Payments: 

We accept checks, money orders, credit cards, and debit cards; we do not accept cash. 

To register or for more information:

Call: 857-701-1607
Email: anichols@rcc.mass.edu
Visit us in Building #4 (closest to the parking lot), Room 102. Monday-Thursday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm & Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm