Thompson Rivers University

Animal Health Technology

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Program Information

School:Thompson Rivers University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Veterinary/Animal Health tech./Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Description:Interact daily with a menagerie of small animals and gain experience with livestock, wildlife and birds as a veterinary technician, assisting veterinarians and veterinary scientists. The AHT program gives you the skills to work in diagnostic testing, radiography, medical procedures, office protocol, animal nursing, anesthesia, and surgical assistance.

Although most graduates are employed in private veterinary practices, positions may be obtained in the emerging biotechnical fields, animal shelters, zoological parks and other animal oriented areas in the public and private sectors.

URL:Animal Health Technology at Thompson Rivers University
Length:2 Year(s)
Scholarships:14
Careers:Veterinary Assistants and Animal Health Technologists
Modified on February 13, 2019