Finding the Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (Emergency & Critical Care) entry requirements hard to meet or cost prohibitive? Perhaps you want to learn more about emergency and critical care so you can transition into this exciting field of nursing. Our Advanced Certificate of Professional Veterinary Nursing (Emergency & Critical Care) was made to be your perfect match. Utilising the clinical and emergency subjects from our Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (ECC), graduates will be invaluable team members and capable of being the vet’s trusted partner in helping patients suffering from life threatening injuries or diseases.
Just like the Diploma, this professional development course places a large emphasis on advanced nursing skills for critical care patients and emergency procedures for saving lives.
You’ll learn about emergency cases, including:
- Trauma and wounds
- Multiple traumatic injuries (e.g. resulting from car accidents)
- Abdominal emergencies such as GDV
- Reproductive emergencies
- Ingested toxins and snake bites
- Diabetic ketoacidosis
- Addisonian crisis
- and many more