Veterinary Assistant NEW!

Veterinary Assistants are an integral part of the veterinary healthcare team, working under the direct supervision of a veterinarian or credentialed veterinary technician.
Through classroom and clinical instruction, get trained to provide assistance in the following:

  • Office procedures and client relations
  • Pharmacy
  • Preventative healthcare
  • Behavior and restraint
  • Animal nursing
  • Laboratory procedures
  • Surgical andrecovery room assistance
  • Radiology
  • Emergency response

Successful graduates will receive an Ocean County College Certificate of Completion and will be eligible to sit for the National Approved Veterinary Assistant Exam (NAVTA exam fee is $100).

Student required to have internet and email access.

Statistical data for growth graph and job outlook can be viewed at: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/veterinary-assistants-and-laboratory-animal-caretakers.htm

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