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.

Equine Veterinary Nursing Certificate


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 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

AVT has been delivering Vet Nursing and Animal Care related courses for over 20 years. It's safe to say there are no plumbing or hairdressing courses here!

Prerequisite course for veterinary nursing

Outstanding Track Record

A recent NCVER VET student outcomes report found 89.5% of AVT graduates were employed or enrolled in further study after training and 95.5% of graduates would recommend the training provided by AVT

Prerequisite course for veterinary nursing

Safe and Supported Learning

Our qualified teaching team have many years of experience as well as extensive backgrounds in the veterinary and animal care industry. They are approachable and dedicated to helping students succeed.