Veterinary Assistant is a comprehensive, full-time, 17-week certificate program designed for students looking to get their foot in the door in the world of veterinary medicine. This is an ideal program for students looking for a career change or something new - as the field of veterinary medicine is ever-growing.
Veterinary Assistants are in high demand in the Oregon community now, and many veterinary offices need trained workers to staff their clinics. In partnership with veterinary clinics in the area, LBCC works to train students for this specialized job upon graduation, and give them the tools they need for success.
Join our faculty made up of real, working veterinarians for this training and gain a certificate for use in veterinary clinics, ranching, zoos, horse boarding, pet sitting, and beyond.
Take a look at our course curriculum and find out about the program's structure.