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All you need to know about operations and regulations in veterinary clinical practice, and pick up skills to perform clinical procedures in emergency and critical animal care medicine with guidance from our experienced lecturers.
Apply Skills
Acquire skills and knowledge of fluid therapy, transfusion medicine, pain management and anaesthesia, customer services and basic principles of shelter management.
Get Hired
The course is suitable for employees in the industry who wish to deepen their knowledge and skills in veterinary clinical practice.
Course Information At A Glance

Course Date 19 Oct 2020
Class Time 6:00pm to 10:00pm. 3 days a week - Mon, Tues & Wed.
Application Period
15 Jun - 31 July 2020
Application Outcome: 31 Aug 2020

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Course Fees For more information, please click here.
SkillsFuture Credit Eligible. For more details, please click here.
Venue Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Assessment(s) Quizzes, Assignments, Continuous Assessments

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/ cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
What You Will Learn
You are required to complete 2 post-diploma certificates within a two-year validity period to be awarded the Specialist Diploma qualification.
Clinical Procedures

Get an overview of statutory regulations in veterinary practice and learn fundamentals of fluid therapy towards management of trauma and common emergencies. Also covers pain management and selection and proper execution of an anaesthetic protoco

Professional Practices

Comprehend the operations and regulations of the pet related industry, along with principles and concepts of customer services and basic management of animal shelters.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants with the following qualifications are invited to apply for the course:

  • A local Polytechnic Diplomaor Degree in a relevant discipline, and
  • Significant animal handling experience or who display a deep passion for animal care

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness. Suitable applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

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