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Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice)

National ID: ACM50512 | State ID: J366

 

Are you looking for a leading career talking to the animals?

When you complete the Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice) you will be ready for a leading career as a veterinary nursing manager, or veterinary pharmaceutical representative.

You will have the skills and knowledge to manage a leadership role effectively in a veterinary practice, ensuring quality customer service, patient care, team performance, supporting veterinary diagnosis and recommendations, current animal behaviour therapies, and managing workplace safety and health.

A prerequisite to enrolment are the core units from ACM40412 Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. Extensive relevant employment experience and current veterinary employment are essential for completing this qualification.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

  • Senior veterinary nurse, veterinary nursing manager, veterinary pharmaceutical industry representative.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • Students may apply for further study into the Bachelor of Animal Studies (Murdoch University).

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Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Bentley
Duration

Two years part-time

HowBy Correspondence
Flexible
Part Time
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

View our 2017 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of animal behaviourACMVET511AWE891
Apply veterinary nursing pathophysiologyACMVET510AWE890
Ensure team effectivenessBSBWOR502BWB921
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesACMSUS301AD3885
Manage quality customer serviceBSBCUS501CS8076
Manage veterinary nursing proceduresACMVET509AWE889
Manage workplace health and safety processesACMWHS501AWE895
Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplaceTAEDEL402AWA872
How to apply

This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester One 2018, please apply direct as per the following.

  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001, email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au, or use the enquiry form below.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements, where applicable), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester One 2018, please apply direct as per the following.

  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001, email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au, or use the enquiry form below.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements, where applicable), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester One 2018, please apply direct as per the following.

  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001, email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au, or use the enquiry form below.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements, where applicable), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

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