The ten-week Veterinary Assistant Course offered by ASPCA Spay/Neuter Alliance, is for people who want to begin—or strengthen—careers in that discipline.
The course is held at the ASPCA Spay/Neuter Alliance campus in Asheville, N.C. and includes more than 100 hours of curriculum with small classes, individual attention and hands-on work.
Educators, veterinary professionals and business owners have contributed to the course to turn it into a well-rounded experience focusing on the needs of potential employers.
After completion of the course plus eight hours of shadowing at an approved veterinary facility, students receive a certificate of successful completion.
- Read the curriculum: Summary | Full
- Schedules: Schedule | Sample
- Class locations
- Supply list - Students are also required to obtain selected textbooks, solid-color scrub uniforms, and tennis shoes.
Ready to apply?
- Please indicate your interest by submitting our Enrollment Form, ensuring that you have read and agree with the terms in our Memorandum of Understanding.
- The course costs $500, and fees are due by the first day of class. Once you have been accepted, you should submit Your Payment.