Veterinary Medical Assistant – Certificate – Vermilion Campus

Choose Alberta's foremost veterinary medical assistant program ...

and in one academic year you'll have work skills for a veterinary practice or an animal shelter.

Those skills include: student getting tips on handling budgee
  • animal restraint
  • kennel care and management
  • client education
  • office and hospital procedures
  • surgical prep 
  • radiology positioning
  • lab equipment maintenance.

Your hands-on training will be at Lakeland College’s small animal clinic, an Alberta Veterinary Medical Association accredited animal hospital.

Part of your course is a 4-week practicum at a veterinary facility where you can put your knowledge and skills to work. The facility can be anywhere in Canada.

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