Meet our team


Kylie Patterson

Veterinary Nurse and Trainer & Assessor

Kylie has over 10 years’ experience working as a Veterinary Nurse and Manager in the Veterinary industry. Kylie was a graduate of Applied Vocational training and completed her studies via distance learning, whilst employed in a busy mixed animal practice in the Western Australian Wheatbelt.

After spending five years employed in the Wheatbelt, Kylie joined another mixed animal practice in the Swan Valley where she managed a large team of Veterinarians and Nurses, whilst still remaining hands-on with her nursing skills.

Kylie has completed additional nursing studies in pathology, emergency, surgical nursing and currently studies business, management and leadership. Kylie is still actively working in practice for one of Perth’s largest group of veterinary hospitals, Vetwest.

Kylie is passionate about providing support to our online learners. She has an understanding of the challenges associated with distance learning and loves to provide support and training to our students. Kylie has a passion for learning. She continues to remain up to date with the latest Veterinary nursing courses and continuing education.

Kylie’s Qualifications:

  • Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing
  • Certificate IV Training and assessment

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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