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Veterinary Care Assistants (Level 2 Diploma)


Course Overview

This qualification is designed for learners providing care to animals in a Veterinary Care environment under the direction of a Veterinary Surgeon.
On completion of the course learners could potentially progress into employment or to a Level 3 Veterinary Nursing qualification.
  • Study Mode
  • Duration
    36 Weeks
  • Campus
  • Course Code

Important Message

This course may be available again from September 2021

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Start Date
  • Course: City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma for Veterinary Care Assistants
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St
  • Dates
  • Full tuition fee £ 328
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

Essential - Students must have access to a work placement in a suitable Veterinary Care environment. Desirable - GCSE Maths, English (Level 2 or above).

Additional Information

Do you really enjoy working with animals but lack a formal qualification in veterinary care? This course is ideal for individuals who work in veterinary care and equips learners with the knowledge and skills required of a Veterinary Assistant.


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    There’s such a social and friendly atmosphere at the college. My lecturers are extremely supportive and the facilities are first class.
    Leroy Grant
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    I now have the opportunity to progress to University and achieve my chosen degree in only two years due to the preparation I received here at NWRC.
    Jordan Downey

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