Tiger Being Bottle Fed by Vet Tech

Become an RVT through the California Alternate Route Program

Veterinary Technician Candidate


Level II Vet Tech classes are intended for advanced students. Classes are typically taken before students apply for the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE).


Topics Include:

  • Bandaging

  • Splint Placement

  • Dental Extractions

  • Suture Techniques

  • Emergency Medicine

  • Cardiology

  • Oncology

  • Anesthesiology

  • Surgery


OCVAS Level II is a program designed to offer working Veterinary Assistants a means to fulfill the educational requirement necessary to take the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE).  

Now Enrolling


Morning, Evening, and Weekend Classes Available

Veterinary Technician Performing TPR
Jenny W.

Jenny W. RVT

"...I tell all my coworkers who want to become RVT's to come to OCVAS."

Liz V.

Liz V. RVT

"OCVAS has a flexible schedule so you can still get full time hours at work and has the absolute best staff... I would definitely recommend any student that is interested in the veterinary field to come to this school!"

Kaela J.

Kaela J. RVT

"You receive a good quality education, pay less, and with the small classroom sizes, you wind up making great friends."