A certificate III or IV in veterinary nursing is needed to work as a Veterinary Nurse. Traineeships may be available.
Registration with the relevant state or territory board may be needed to work as a Veterinary Nurse.
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Animal Care and Management VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources