Course Overview

Are you passionate about animal health and wellbeing? Would you love to gain an insight into exactly what it’s like to work alongside our furry friends every day? This course is an ideal entry point for those who are interested in learning more about a varied, rewarding, and fulfilling career as a veterinary support assistant.

In this profession, you’d be responsible for a variety of tasks such as administering medication, assisting with x-rays, preparing pets for surgery, and many more. This course will help you develop the knowledge to diagnose and treat a range of ailments, learn the principles of health and safety, infection control, and surgical preparation. It will also give you the skills to assist with the handling of animals as they receive medical treatment, as well as the basics of veterinary pharmacology. You can work in your own time, at your own pace, and you don’t need any prior skills or qualifications to enrol. So, what are you waiting for? Prepare for a career doing what you love, today!

Course at a glance

Course duration

12

On average it takes our students 4 months to complete this course, however you have up to 12 months.

Study Method

Study completely online using our award-winning learning platform, MyOxbridge.

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Whichever career path you decide to choose, our 5‑step process can help you achieve your goals.

Step One

We'll take the time to understand your goals

Step Two

Together we'll develop your learning journey

Step Three

You'll get access to our award-winning learning portal, MyOxbridge. If you like, add a printed version of your course too!

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Our team of highly qualified tutors are as passionate about your success as you are. That’s why you’ll receive as much one-to-one support as you need from the moment you enrol, right through to receiving your certificate

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Once you've passed, we’ll review your learning journey, and provide free resources such as our Job Ready or University Ready Pack.

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12

On average, students complete this course in 4 months, but we'll give you up to 12 months.

40mins/day

The learning hours for this course are up to 120 hours, which is around 40 minutes per day for 6 months.

This course can start as soon as you enrol.

We'll give you plenty of time to finish this course, but if you need more time, just ask!

Our course code
X351

Entry requirements

Difficulty
Level three: the equivalent difficulty of an A-level or BTEC, usually suitable for most learners of all ages.
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English

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