The Online Veterinary Assistant Program

Complete the veterinary assistant training program so you can help animals live long, happy lives.

You’ll always speak with a real human.
Our Career Advisors know their stuff. And they’re super nice.

The Online Veterinary Assistant Program

Complete the veterinary assistant training program so you can help animals live long, happy lives.

You’ll always speak with a real human.
Our Career Advisors know their stuff. And they’re super nice.

Vet Assistant Training: A Tiny Investment for Infinite Success

You’re busy. You’ve got bills to pay. And you need stability. With one small investment in our veterinary assistant training program, you could find the peace of mind, salary, and job satisfaction you’ve been looking for. The best part is that you could take the first big step right now.

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    188 Online Training Hours

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    8 Months Full Access

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    $29,930 Median Salary*

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    14% Predicted 10-Year Job Growth*

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Unleash your full potential for a more fulfilling life and career. We’ll help.

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6 Reasons to Complete Your Veterinary Assistant Training With CareerStep

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Train on your schedule.

24/7 web access means you can learn whenever and wherever you want—fitting study time in and around your other commitments.

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Ask for help anytime.

Your training is online, but you’re never alone. Real people support you every step of the way via phone, live chat, and email.

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Get in and out quickly.

You can complete your training and be ready to start working at a veterinary office in as little as four months.

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Jumpstart your critter career.

Our veterinary assistant training program proves your passion and looks great on your resume. It helps open doors and is a great first step toward becoming a veterinarian.

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Help animals every day.

Be the person those big sad eyes see in their hour of need. It’s a good feeling to be trained and able to give pets the TLC they require when they’re injured or ill.

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Earn dependable income.

The median annual wage for veterinary assistants is $29,930, with salaries ranging up to $38,890 for the top 90 percent.* That, plus the potential for benefits, buys you peace of mind.

Our Happy Learners Say It Best

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I give them five stars because of how much support I have received. They were amazing at helping me throughout the starting process. And when I ran into trouble with my courses, they always responded to me in a timely manner. My advocates are amazing. Glad I chose them to work with.

I love CareerStep. The support team is so very helpful and never failed me!

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1. Start today.

Begin your training (and transformation) right now.

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2. Learn your way.

Complete your training on your own terms.

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3. Get hire-ready.

Prepare to take valuable certification exams.

Ready to Dive In?

Sign up online now to start the Veterinary Assistant program.

What You’ll Learn

Our elite veterinary assistant training program thoroughly trains you on everything you need to know, so you can begin working from day-one with confidence.

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Veterinary Procedures

Become familiar with the standard practices and procedures for office/administrative work, hospital and exam room caregiving, and laboratory methodologies.

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Small & Large Animal Nursing

Get to know more about all the animals you’ll likely encounter as well as how to do surgical preparation and assisting.

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Pharmacology & Radiology

Learn about animal pharmacy and pharmacology, radiology and ultrasound for imaging, and treating your shaggy patients.

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Communication & Client Relations

Master vet lingo and learn to speak like a pet pro. Discover how to handle a range of situations, usually happy, but like all medical care, sometimes sad.

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