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Advanced Training  for Individuals Working With Animals

Level I Assistant Classes are designed for students interested in advancing their careers as veterinary professionals.

Topics Include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

  • Zoonotic and Infectious Disease

  • Nutrition

  • Radiology

  • Dentistry

  • Pharmacology

  • Management and Leadership

  • Inventory

Level I Assistant Classes

Level I Classes are for students currently employed by a veterinarian.  Students will work with a licensed California Veterinarian and gain valuable knowledge from the classroom and on-the-job experience while attending OCVAS.

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Morning, Evening, and Weekend Assistant Classes Available

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Perla A

Perla A.

"I enjoyed my time learning at OCVAS.  The instructors are great!  They are very hands on and help out whenever you need it. I highly recommend this school."

Madison M.

Madison M.

"The staff at OCVAS is amazing and went above and beyond to make sure that all of us students strived to do our best and were prepared for the veterinary field." 

Felice C.

Felice C.

"OCVAS has a supportive staff and great teachers! They have laid out a great foundation for the students to be successful with the education they receive from this school!"