Meet our team


Christine MacKenzie

Veterinary Nurse and Trainer & Assessor

Christine has worked for many years as a Head Veterinary Nurse and Veterinary Nurse in General Practice Veterinary Hospitals.

Christine’s role at AVT is to build and maintain relationships with our students and provide ongoing supervision and support throughout their studies.

Since starting with AVT, Christine obtained her qualification in Training and Assessing and now delivers our Intensive Certificate II in Animal Care, Veterinary Nursing Pathway course. Christine also teaches dentistry units to our Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing students.

Before working in the veterinary industry, Christine was a Dental Nurse for many years in London, UK and as a result, dentistry in animals continues to be one of her special interests.

Outside of work, Christine enjoys time with her pets and renovating her home.

Christine’s Qualifications:

  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing,
  • Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
  • Diploma in Dental Nursing

Why choose AVT?

Dedicated Animal Care College

AVT has been delivering Vet Nursing and Animal Care related courses for over 25 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 93% of AVT graduates were employed or enrolled in further study after training and 95% 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're approachable and dedicated to helping students succeed.

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