This training series deals with the key hands-on skills and supporting knowledge required of the veterinary assistant. A skills checklist is included with each training session.
Assistant Training Sessions:
1 hour sessions for up to 14 attendees.
Two – 1 hour sessions per month chosen from any of the staff training sessions (Staff Compliance, Receptionists, Assistants, or Technicians series) included in the Staff Training Program package.
1-Handling and Restraint
Capture and Restraint, Recumbencies, Handling and Restraint for Venipuncture
(Cephalic, Jugular, Saphenous), Radiographic Positioning
2-Laboratory Skills (2-part session)
Laboratory Equipment and Supplies, Fecal Exams, Urinalysis, Skin Scrapings, DTM
Culture, PCV and TP, Total White Count, Blood Smears, ELISA Tests