Veterinary Care Assistant Academy JUNE 2022
Date: Tuesday 14th June, 2022 - Tuesday 14th June, 2022
Start time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Duration: 1 hour(s)
As practice-life becomes busier, veterinary care assistants and other supporting roles are increasingly relied upon to assist the team with ensuring the smooth running of the veterinary clinic. This interactive, one-day course aims to broaden skills for all VCAs, helping to expand upon key knowledge and expertise required for everyday general practice, and enhance confidence to allow VCAs to provide gold-standard patient care.A combination of theory and practical sessions will explore the important role that VCAs play in practice and assist with building competence in core areas, thus allowing VCAs to efficiently support the practice team.The theoretical components of this course aim to refresh knowledge in many aspects of veterinary care before moving on to hands-on practical sessions that will give the opportunity to put into practice the techniques discussed within the lectures. Topics to be covered include:Infection control and sterilisationPreparation for surgical procedures and consultationsHandling and restraintAnimal behaviour and creating a stress-free hospital environmentCommon illnesses and how to provide care for these patientsCommon veterinary procedures and how VCAs can provide assistanceHusbandry for different in-patient speciesIn-patient monitoring techniques This course is a part of our Veterinary Care Assistant Academy. On purchase of this course, VCAs will also be given access to over 16 hours of video lectures designed to further skills and knowledge in the core topics required for general practice.
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204a Manor Place,Kennington,London. SE17 3BN
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