Veterinary Fluid Therapy - Advanced

Letterkenny Institute of Technology


Course Name Veterinary Fluid Therapy - Advanced
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code 90665 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
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Duration 6 weeks part-time.
Course Fee EU Fees: €350.
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Entry Requirements

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Veterinary Nurses registered with the Veterinary Council of Ireland. Veterinary Nurses registered with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Holders of a BSc or BSc Honours in Veterinary Nursing or related discipline. ...

Number of Places 16
Course Content Is this course for me?
This Special purpose award in Advanced Veterinary Fluid Therapy will provide the veterinary nurse with advanced skills in fluid therapy during the ‘care’ process.

It will provide them with the knowledge of various fluids available, when to use them and how to monitor patients receiving fluid therapy. This course has been approved by the Veterinary Council of Ireland (VCI) and students who complete it would be eligible for 200 CVE credits.
Subjects Taught Year One

Proposed Modules Mandatory/elective Credits

Advanced Veterinary Fluid Therapy Mandatory 10
Careers or Further Progression Career Pathways
The main employers are:
◾Private Veterinary Practices
◾Animal Welfare Organizations
◾Veterinary Hospitals
Further Enquiries Dr Joanne Gallagher
Head of Department
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6302
Location Letterkenny Campus
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