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NCTD175M Veterinary Assistant Online
with ON LINE
A Veterinary Assistant helps the Veterinarian or the Veterinarian Technician in their daily tasks. They may feed, water, and examine pets for signs of illness, disease, or injury; clean and disinfect cages and work areas, as well as sterilize laboratory and surgical equipment in laboratories, animal hospitals and clinics.
The program goal for this online Veterinary Assistant program is to prepare students to work as veterinary assistants under the supervision of veterinarians and veterinary technicians in small or large animal hospitals or clinics. This on-line course includes training and education in animal care, behavior, medical terminology, skeletal and muscular system, anatomy, nutrition system, History & Physical examination, immunology, emergency care, radiology, veterinary practice procedures and general accounting practices. The program also prepares the students to take the national test to become an Approved Veterinary Assistant. Finally, students are asked to identify an externship site and are expected to complete a minimum of 100 hours of practice.
Students must be at least 18 years of age and have completed high school or equivalent. Students must be proficient in keyboarding, have a basic understanding of a word processing program (Microsoft Word recommended) Students will be responsible for coordinating their own volunteer experience.
Veterinary Assistant training can help you make a difference in the lives of animals and the people who love them. Our course will prepare you for a rewarding career working as a veterinary assistant in a veterinary hospital, animal shelter, or other environment that requires a background in animal sciences.
On average this course is 583 hours of independent, online instruction.
For more detailed information: Veterinary Assistant Online PROGRAM OUTLINE
This course is WIOA Certified.
Supervisory Skills for the Industrial Workplace
with ON LINE
In this course, you’ll focus on two things: learning how to move through your program and an introductory lesson to your Supervisory Skills program.
In your first lesson, you’ll develop the necessary skills to ensure your success in the program. You’ll learn how you can improve your study skills, so you’re able to use a number of tools that will help you to be successful.
In your second lesson, you’ll learn more background on a supervisor’s roles and responsibilities. This includes an overview of effective leadership and identifying responsibilities and potential challenges or opportunities that might appear in the role.
By the end of this course, you’ll be able to do the following:
- Identify skills needed to be a confident and independent online learner
- Define the significance of a supervisor, including key opportunities available in the industrial sectors
On average this course is 60 hours of independent, online instruction.
For more detailed information: Supervisory Skills for the Industrial Workplace PROGRAM OUTLINE
This course is WIOA Certified
ESOL Conversation Café - Postponed
with Carrie Anne Powell
Practice your English in an informal, conversational manner led by an instructor. Every Wednesday - 4:30 to 6:00pm. No registration necessary!
NCHC32M - BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) CPR/AED
with Carol Phillips
The American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Provider CPR/AED classroom course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Care for adults, children, and infants is covered. 3-hour class; 2-year certification. Certification e-card included.
PLEASE READ ALL THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT DETAILS:
The required manual for this class must be purchased separately and brought to class. Please choose from the following:
__Bring your previously purchased 2015 American Heart Association BLS Provider Student Manual (ISBN #978-1-61669-407-4) to class,
__Purchase and download the e-book version, which can be found at the following link: https://ebooks.heart.org/product/bls-provider-manual-ebook50025959
__Purchase a physical copy (if shipping time allows), which can be found at the following link:https://shopcpr.heart.org/courses/bls
Please read book prior to class and bring book to class.
* The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.