Brisbane College of Australia

ACM40418 Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing

Brisbane College of Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0101735

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

About this course

This qualification reflects the role of a veterinary nurse who works under the supervision of a registered veterinarian to provide nursing care to animals, to support veterinarians to carry out medical and surgical procedures and to support clients to maintain health of animals.

The course consists of 21 units of competency ranging from perform clinical procedures, nurse animals, carry out medical nursing routines, provide specific animal care advice, carry out veterinary dental nursing procedures and prepare for anesthesia and monitor animal anesthesia and analgesia.

Career and study pathway

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to further study, such as the Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (ACM50219), that defines higher level job functions, or find employment within the veterinary nursing field such as a veterinary nurse.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing will be issued. Students will gain knowledge of a variety of veterinary nursing functions. Students may continue on to the Diploma of Veterinary Nursing or gain a position as a veterinary nurse.

Program Structure

All units of competency are to be taught separately due to the wide range of possible combinations available. This allows for students to choose units which do not overlap with other units they have chosen, or have already completed.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 12,000 Per Year Read more18,000 for the entire course; Textbook fee: 750
Start date: 18 July 2022
01 August 2022
04 October 2022
Study mode: Full time
Address

Brisbane College of Australia

Brisbane Campus
160 Edward Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 11,375 Per Year Read more22,750 for the entire course; Textbook fee: 850
Start date: 18 July 2022
01 August 2022
04 October 2022
Study mode: Full time
Address

Brisbane College of Australia

Brisbane Campus
160 Edward Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia

Entry criteria

  • IELTS score of 5.5 with no band less than 5.0 (or equivalent) and high school certificate
  • Hold a Certificate III in an animal science discipline

Address

Brisbane College of Australia
Brisbane Campus
160 Edward Street Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia