Would you love to spend your day working with animals? The Veterinary Assistant program at Eastern College combine hands-on clinical experience with administrative support training to prepare you for a role in the world of veterinary care.
Whether providing clinical assistance or handling client communication, graduates from these programs are essential to the operation of every veterinary clinic.
- 8-week field placement
- Classroom settings that mimic real-world veterinary clinics
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The Veterinary Assistant Diploma program will qualify grads to pursue positions in veterinary clinics, animal care agencies, or positions in pet stores.
EMPLOYERS WHO HAVE RECENTLY HIRED EASTERN GRADS
- Safety Services
- Oromocto Vet Hospital
- Cedar Hills Animal Hospital
- Grey Cove Vet
- Mayfield Veterinary Clinic
High School Graduation Diploma or Mature Student Status (18 years of age and academic achievement assessment passed). In addition, an entrance assessment must be successfully passed.
RESOURCE ARTICLE: WHAT IF THERE WERE NO VETERINARIANS?
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