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Short Courses

The School of Life Sciences and Chemical Technology has a range of courses on the care of pets.

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Basic Dog Grooming

Have you always wanted to be able to groom your dog? or perhaps trim that long nail but don’t know how? The Basic dog grooming course is the answer!

Duration: 1 Day

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Basic First Aid for Pets

The course aims to equip pet owners with the skills and knowledge to provide appropriate first aid to their pets and ensure that their pets are in a good state of welfare.

Duration: 1 Day

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Therapeutic Massage for Dogs

You will learn to handle and restrain animals properly for massage that includes the benefits of massage therapy and understanding the anatomy of the various muscle groups involved during a massage.

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My Dog and I: The Essentials of a Responsible Dog Owner

Learn the how to take care of the well-being of your dog, in line with the rules and regulations in Singapore.

Duration: 1 Day

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My Cat and I: The Essentials of a Responsible Cat Owner

Learn the how to take care of the well-being of your cat, in line with the rules and regulations in Singapore.

Duration: 1 Day

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My Rabbit and I: The Essentials of a Responsible Rabbit Owner

Learn the how to take care of the well-being of your rabbit, in line with the rules and regulations in Singapore.

Duration: 1 Day

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Basic Dog Obedience

Learn the skills and knowledge to train their dogs using positive methods and handle their dogs when faced with different situations.

Duration: 6 Days

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Basic Behavioral Management in Dogs (Fear and Anxiety)

Learn the skills and knowledge to train their dogs using positive methods and to handle their dogs when faced with different stressful situations.

Duration: 1 Day

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Safe Handling and Restraining of Aggressive Animals

Learn the necessary skills and knowledge to handle dogs and cats that are aggressive or with unpredictable temperament.

Duration: 1 Day

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Household Solutions to Common Ailments in Pets

Learn the skills and knowledge to provide suitable home remedies for common minor ailments for pet dogs and cats.

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Basic Nutrition and Managing Obesity in Pets

Learn knowledge and practical skills on how to provide optimal nutritional care for your pet.

Formal Programmes in Veterinary Clinical Science

Specialist Diploma in Veterinary Clinical Practice

From statutory regulations in veterinary practice to shelter management, you will learn how to manage trauma and common emergencies and learn skills to market veterinary products and services.

Part-Time / 1 Year

Diploma (Conversion) in Veterinary Clinical Science

From the fundamentals of animal anatomy, husbandry, and pathology, to clinical practices and workplace safety, you will learn how to apply the skills and knowledge required in the diagnosis and treatment of animals seen in veterinary clinics and hospitals.

Part-Time/ 1 Year

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Our other short courses can be found here.



Contact Details

Enquiries? Please contact

Enquiry email: enquiryPDP@np.edu.sg




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