In the ACM50412 Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (Emergency & Critical Care) you will cover a range of clinical nursing subjects and learn about leveraging your team to deliver excellence. Graduates of this program become instrumental team members, helping patients who are suffering from life threatening injuries or diseases and supporting the veterinarian.
The Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (Emergency & Critical Care) will prepare you for working in the exciting field that is emergency and critical care (ECC).
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
The Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (Emergency & Critical Care) is delivered entirely by distance education using our online ‘Learning Centre’. This allows you the flexibility to study when it suits your schedule. You won’t need to attend any on-campus classes. We’ve designed the course to fit around your work and lifestyle.