Short courses for animal workers

Short Courses across all areas of Vet Nursing, Animal Care and Training

If you would like to learn new skills or continue your education in a specific area of animal care, our short courses provide an easy and flexible study option. Our material is written by Veterinarians, Highly Experienced Veterinary Nurses and Animal Scientists and is regularly updated to ensure you have access to the latest in animal care theory.

Short courses are also a fantastic way of introducing you to the world of animal care. So if you are thinking about a career in this industry and want to make sure further qualifications are for you, our courses provide a good insight into the types of things you will be exposed to in our accredited qualifications.

We are working on a number of short courses, please register your interest below. Or sign up to our available short courses here.

Post Graduate Certificate in Equine Veterinary Nursing


Equine Veterinary Nursing

An online course for Qualified Veterinary Nurses looking to take the next step into working with horses or for those already in mixed or large animal practices who are seeking more skills,

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Equine Veterinary Nursing

This Post Graduate Certificate is a self-paced 6-12 month course delivered in an interactive format and includes loads of practical 'how-to' videos created by our own trainers & assessors who actively work in the equine veterinary industry.
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Equine Vet nursing short course

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Why choose AVT?

Dedicated Animal Care College

We have been training Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing students for over 20 years. Plus, as an independent Registered Training Organisation (RTO), we create and deliver our own material so you get the latest and most up-to-date knowledge.

Prerequisite course for veterinary nursing

Commitment to Success

From the outset, we are commited to helping our students complete their courses. Whether this be via our Student Support Team or Trainers and Assessors contacting you throughout your study journey or staying in touch with you via our Facebook private groups.

Prerequisite course for veterinary nursing

Learn from Industry Professionals

Our training and assessing team consists of Veterinarians, Veterinary Nurses, Animal Scientists and Professionals who all continue to work in the animal care industry, have a passion for educating others and have outstanding industry knowledge and experience.