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Veterinary Nursing

Reaseheath College offers training and specialist support to veterinary practices across the North West.

Making a positive contribution to the Veterinary Nursing profession is a priority area 
for us. We pride ourselves in placing learners at the heart 
of all we do and recognise the wider competencies we can deliver to benefit your business in the form of customer care skills, effective team working, numeracy and literacy skills.

We have a dedicated Veterinary Nursing facility that includes a preparation area, hospitilisation and anaesthetic areas, sterilisation units, and a radiography area, complete with high quality radiography equipment donated by Xograph Healthcare Ltd.

We deliver widely flexible, low impact, high quality, competitively priced provision and informal advice to meet your individual practice needs.

Our Animal Management Centre enables your trainees to gain hands-on experience with a full range of domestic, companion, exotic and large animals. They undertake routine duties specifically simulated to reflect individual practice preferences whilst still ensuring preparation for qualification standards.

Our lecturing team is comprised of industry savvy, highly qualified veterinary nurses, who are experienced in the teaching and delivery of Level 2 and 3 programmes of learning. Each of our practices is provided with a personal point of contact to ensure all of your individual needs are considered and communication continues to be hassle free and timely.

We pride ourselves in working effectively with both Training Practices and those practices keen to develop their businesses and employees further.

We provide an advisory service to those wanting to become Training Practices that supports the approval process to be completed simply, transparently, and having low impact on your time and resources.

Veterinary Nursing Courses

Career options

  • Veterinary care assistant

  • RCVS registered veterinary nurse

Industry bodies

Veterinary practice testimonials

At Reaseheath we pride ourselves in working effectively with
 both Training Practices and those practices keen to develop their businesses and employees further.

Here’s what some of the practices we work with have to say about us…

Having the college local makes such a difference to training our veterinary nurses.  The nursing team at Reaseheath College are approachable and will always make themselves available to speak to you.  They provide a wealth of feedback for your individual student which is useful for in house training so that we can work together to improve our students learning experience.  When you are unable to contact someone initially they will always ring you back when you request.

Clare Sutton – Head Veterinary NurseWillows Veterinary Hospital, Hartford

A really friendly supportive college.  We really like the flexibility of being able to use our student across our branch practices.

Tracie Howells – Head Veterinary Nurse & Clinical CoachAbbey Veterinary Centre, Shrewsbury

We are finding our students a great help in our practice.

Louise Cadman – Veterinary Nurse & Clinical CoachBeechwood Vets, Kidsgrove

Reaseheath have provided a wealth of information to assist our trainee nurse to progress with her training.  Reaseheath staff are always extremely helpful and pleasant.  Hampton vets are very happy to have a student from Reaseheath.

Emma Robinson – Veterinary Nurse & Clinical CoachHampton Veterinary Group, Hampton Heath