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Advanced Diploma In Veterinary Care Assistant at QLS Level 3

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24 hours
39 GBP
English
Part time
Online courses
Next available date: This course is available anytime in anywhere. - Online courses
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Course description

Advanced Diploma In Veterinary Care Assistant - Level 3

Overview

If you love animals, can take the bad with the good and want to ensure the betterment of their overall health, the Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Care Assistant – Level 3 Certification is the perfect course for you. Working in veterinary will see happy moments and sad moments, and you will learn how to deal with both. It is part of the job at hand. If you have a compassion for animals and want to see them in good health, the course will give you the appropriate skills and knowledge of how to work as a veterinary care assistant.

The course covers key topics such as introduction to veterinary care assistant, acquiring the necessary skills, learning about equipment and personal presentation.

The Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Care Assistant – Level 3 Certification will educate individuals on how to make emotionally challenging decisions, how to cope with taxing situations and how to deal with emergencies all the while keeping the animal’s best interest at heart. If you want to enjoy a career in veterinary care, this course will enable you to acquire the required skills and competency to work in this field.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current qualifications. Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*Study365 is an approved reselling partner for Quality Licence Scheme courses under Global Edulink

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Study 365 offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at Study 365 and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Who is this for?

  • Individuals who want to explore career opportunities in veterinary service
  • Individuals who are animal lovers or in regular contact with animals, those working in shelters and as volunteers
  • Veterinary Technicians
  • Anyone with a deep interest in animal care and veterinary care

Entry Requirement

  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A recognised qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Certification

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from The Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Course Code: QLS-04921

Accredited Body

Quality Licence Scheme have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. Quality Licence Scheme combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, Quality Licence Scheme also offers qualifications for all ages and abilities all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Training Course Content

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand veterinary terminology and how to apply it in your employment.
  • Learn practical skills on how to handle cats, dogs and small mammals.
  • Learn how to recognise animals in pain.
  • Learn the basic anatomy and physiology of animals.
  • Learn how to monitor pets that are admitted to veterinary care, take vital signs, and maintaining records.
  • Learn about health and safety regulations when practicing as part of a veterinary team.
  • Learn how to feed animals who are healthy or sick.

Course Curriculum

1: An introduction to veterinary care assistant
2: Acquiring skills in veterinary care assistant
3: Personal presentation
4: Veterinary terminology
5: Equipment applied in veterinary care assistant
6: Basics in handling animals
7: Understanding animal psychology
8: Handling animals in stress and pain
9: Animal handling advanced
10: How to handle animals during examinations and procedures
11: Veterinary protocols
12: Sterilizing equipment, and disease control
13: How to care for animals in-house
14: Practices to feed animals
15: Anatomy of animals
16: Understanding animal psychology
17: What is the normal reference range?
18: Tackling end of life and euthanasia
19: Handling animal emergencies
20: First aid and animals
21: Animal health and safety

Course Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain an academic certification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Please Note: Additionally, £79 is charged for assessment and certificate and you need to pay that when you are submitting your assessments only (It is not required to pay initially when you are registering). This payment can be paid into 04 installments when you are submitting your assessments.

Benefits you will gain

By enrolling in this course, you’ll get:

  • High-quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
  • Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
  • Includes step-by-step tutorial videos and an effective, professional support service.
  • 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
  • The benefit of applying for NUS extra Discount Card.
  • Recognised Accredited Qualification.
  • Access Course Content on Mobile, Tablet or Desktop.
  • A study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform.
  • Excellent customer service and administrative support.

Expenses

Now £39

Was £199

Continuing Studies

Career Path

Once you successfully completed the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Veterinary Care Assistant you can have a career in animal care or veterinary care. If you are interested in working in animal shelters, working in animal training or volunteering with foster animals, this certification will give you a starting point to further your career path. Animal care workers who are in pursuit of a promotion will also find this course highly useful. The average UK salary per annum according to payscale.com/career-path-planner is given below.

  • Veterinary Assistant  – (average UK yearly salary: £15,686)
  • Veterinary Nurse – (average UK yearly salary: £18,560)
  • Animal Care Technician
  • Animal Caretaker –(average UK yearly salary: £14,995)
  • Pet Care Attendant

Others jobs you can get

  • Pet Specialist
  • Pet Attendant
  • Pet Groomer
  • Dog Walker
  • Pet Care Assistant

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