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Veterinary Administrative Assistant

About the Program

Learn best practices for a career in animal care, including specialized skills in veterinary nursing and receptionist skills for the veterinary office.  The Veterinary Administrative Assistant diploma program will provide you with the skills to be successful as a veterinary assistant or administrator. Gain an introduction to the field of veterinary medicine and learn about the breeds of cats and dogs, the behaviour associated with the various breeds, body language, behaviour concepts and animal nutrition and nursing. You will also gain skills in veterinary office management which includes maintaining medical records, processing pet insurance claims, scheduling appointments and an understanding of veterinary office management software such as eVet.

Career Opportunities

The Veterinary Administrative Assistant Diploma program will qualify graduates to pursue positions in veterinary clinics, animal care agencies, or positions in pet stores.

Employers Who Have Hired Eastern Grads

  • Pet Smart
  • Hound Tales Inn
  • Annapolis Animal Hospital
  • Complete Care Hospital 4 Pets
  • Clayton Park Veterinary Hospital
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