|body or mind||
|Boss or Team||
Animals, Both People & Animals, People
|Math & Science||
Maths & Science
Prepared to Study for Years
Alone, Busy Environment, Either Alone or In a Busy Environment
A veterinary technician prepares vaccines, serums or tissue samples takes blood samples and performs medical tests in a laboratory environment for use in the treatment and diagnosis of diseases in animals.
Other responsibilities also include ensuring the health, productivity and reproductive health of the livestock and animal population in our country. Investigating and preventing disease in animals by implementing health strategies is another important part of the job.
Note: NSC or NC(v) Requirements may differ for entry into the various educational institutions.
Recommended Subjects: Life Sciences.
N-Dip 3-31/2 years
B-Tech – 1 Year
The agricultural industry
SA Veterinary Council
Tshwane University of Technology, National Diploma:
University of North West: