Animal Health Care

Course Overview

This course has been designed to help you understand animal health care and basic veterinarian practices.  It is a relatively comprehensive foundation for anyone keeping or working with animals (farm, wildlife or pets); and was developed to incorporate most if not all of what would be covered in a typical veterinary assistant's certificate.

Course Objectives

To develop your understanding of basic veterinary and animal health care practices.

Course Content

  1. Introduction to Animal Health Care
  2. Common Health Problems in farm animals and pets
  3. Animal Behavior
  4. Signs of Ill Health
  5. Veterinary Facilities
  6. Safety Procedures
  7. Administration of Animal Health
  8. Animal First Aid
  9. Preventative Health Care
  10. Routine Health Treatments
  11. Health Problems in Domestic Pets
  12. Rehabilitation Care

Course Methodology

The training is going to be highly interactive combination of lectures, group discussions, questionnaires, individual reflections, role plays, simulations and videos.

Target Audience

This training is relatively comprehensive foundation for anyone keeping or working with animals (farm, wildlife or pets).

Duration

5 Days (08:30–14:30) with appropriate breaks for tea/refreshments and lunch.