Box Hill Institute

Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice)

ACM50512

Box Hill

Prepare for a leadership role in animal care with the ability to assess and manage animal patients and take charge of running a veterinary practice.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice) with Box Hill Institute

  • $1,893*

    + $714 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • January 2018

    • Full time (18 months)

    • Blended, In workplace

    Blended, In workplace Full time (18 months)

  • $3,735*

    + $714 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • January 2018

    • Full time (18 months)

    • Blended, In workplace

    Blended, In workplace Full time (18 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Check with Provider, Certificate IV or higher, Interview, Relevant employment

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

This course gives qualified experienced veterinary nurses the knowledge and leadership skills to effectively perform the role of a senior veterinary nurse or nursing manager in general practice.

You will learn to manage a leadership role effectively in a veterinary practice, ensuring quality customer service, patient care, team performance, current animal behaviour therapies, in addition to supporting veterinary diagnosis and managing workplace safety and health.

  • Veterinary Nurse

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice) with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 8 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

8 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    ACMSUS301A

  • Manage veterinary nursing procedures
    ACMVET509A

  • Apply veterinary nursing pathophysiology
    ACMVET510A

  • Apply principles of animal behaviour
    ACMVET511A

  • Manage workplace health and safety processes
    ACMWHS501A

  • Manage quality customer service
    BSBCUS501C

  • Ensure team effectiveness
    BSBWOR502B

  • Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace
    TAEDEL402A

Elective Units

0 Elective Unit must be completed to attain this qualification.

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
417
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions