Veterinarian Assistant (144 Hours)

Vet Assistant with dog

Learn how to interact with animals and their
owners, obtain animal health histories and records and understand veterinary medical terminology. Recognize the major breeds of various animals, assist the veterinarian with caring for animals, assist with surgical and treatment procedures, and recognize signs and symptoms of illness and disease. Also perform administrative duties in the veterinarian office. Students in this program may get help paying for class by calling 828.766.1297.


For more information about this class call the Yancey Learning Center at 828.682.7315.