Veterinary Assistant

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Work in a field that is growing by almost 40% over the next few years.

About the program:

This is the perfect program for a high school graduate who is considering entering the veterinary field. Over the course of only 12 weeks you will gain the knowledge and confidence to help you get a job as a vet assistant. Through classroom and hands-on labs you will learn about:

  • Animal anatomy
  • Animal behavior
  • Veterinary ethics
  • Medical & dental procedures
  • Sample collection
  • Medicine administration
  • Front office procedures

Register for Veterinary Assistant

 Next start date is Fall 2018

Payment Options 

We offer an installment payment plan and student loans are available through SallieMae.

Call us at 309-268-8160 for more information.

 Health Care Career Training Refund Policy

Employment Statement for Job Training Programs

Heartland Community College does not guarantee employment upon completion of instructional programs. Students are responsible for researching relevant employment opportunities prior to registration. No refunds will be provided if a student fails to complete a course, does not pass a certification exam, or is unsuccessful at obtaining employment.

Contact Us

Continuing Education
Heartland Community College
Workforce Development Center, Suite 2400
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8160
TDD: 309-268-8030
Fax: 309-268-7882
E-mail: Continuing Education

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