Module 1: Perform Medical and Diagnostic Techniques
Display a good understanding of general diagnostic principles, consultation procedures including vaccinations, and therapy for most diseases diagnosed.
Module 2: Provide Anaesthesia and Critical Care
Understand the effects of anaesthesia on physiology, stages of anaesthesia and recovery, use of common anaesthetic agents and pain control in animals.
Module 3: Perform Surgery
Understand various surgical techniques including common daily "routine" surgeries and soft tissue procedures.
Module 4: Undertake Clinical Pathology Testing
Understand techniques required for in house pathology testing, sample collection for external testing and interpretation of test results.
Module 5: Provide Medications and Therapeutic Interventions
Understand drug classes and mechanism of action, interactions and side effects.
Module 1: Getting Ready: Self-Reflection and Priority Setting
In this module you will explore your reasons for returning to work, techniques for building confidence, and use simple tools to help you plan your re-entry.
Module 2: Getting Ready: Practical Actions
This module takes a deeper look at the personal preparation required to get ready to resume your career.
Module 3: Finding and Applying for Veterinary Positions
This module focuses on the practical steps for finding and applying for veterinary positions.
Module 4: Settling into Practice Life
This module explores practical tips for managing your time and priorities, setting into a new job and team and negotiating workplace conflict.
Practical Skills Guide
The practical skills guide, which is a companion to the program, encourages participants to seek supervised, practical training opportunities at a convenient clinic, and incites reflection on professional goals.