Veterinary Nursing Apprenticeships - Writtle University College

Veterinary Nursing Apprenticeship

Veterinary Nursing

Veterinary Nursing is the supportive care of animals receiving treatment within a Veterinary Practice.

A veterinary nurse will work as part of the veterinary team, providing professional nursing care for sick and injured animals. As a Veterinary Nurse you will also play a key role in educating owners on maintaining the health and well-being of their pets.

What's involved with the Veterinary Nursing Apprenticeship?

Apprenticeship Framework Level
Diploma in:
Veterinary Nursing

Functional Skills:

Emergency First Aid  
Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook  

Learners completing this Apprenticeship, would look to be in the following type of job roles:

Level 3

  • Small Animal
  • Equine

To view a more in depth version on this framework, please visit the Sector Skills Council Lantra website at



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