Turn your love of animals into a rewarding career!
Veterinary Assistants are an important part of the veterinary medical team. This Digital Badge program can help you enter the field or advance your career. The first of the two required classes, Introduction to Veterinary Assistant, starts January 8, 2019. Click here to learn more and register. The second class, Veterinary Assistant, starts January 29, 2019. Click here to learn more and register.
Topics covered include: communicating effectively with clients and co-workers, ethics in veterinary medicine, basic animal handling, critical thinking, veterinary clerical responsibilities, diagnostics, pharmacy, patient treatment, and an overview of surgery, anesthesia and emergency care.
Harper College is proud to be one of a handful of schools approved by The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA). As a graduate from the Harper program, you will be eligible to take the national Approved Veterinary Assistant test to gain the AVA designation and be recognized for your educational accomplishment.
Would you like to learn more about the satisfying career of dog grooming?
Attend our free info session to learn more about our exciting new Dog Grooming Assistant program.
Monday, December 3, 10-11 a.m
Harper Main Campus, Building W, Room W218
Reserve your spot today! RSVP online or call 847.925.6300.
Click here to learn more and register. Dog Grooming Assistant Part 1 class begins January 15. Register today!
Details for these and all our courses and programs can be found
on our Pet and Animal Careers page for additional information.