6 Weeks /
Level 8 /
This Special purpose award in Advanced Veterinary Fluid Therapy will provide the veterinary nurse with advanced skills in fluid therapy during the ‘care’ process.
It will provide them with the knowledge of various fluids available, when to use them and how to monitor patients receiving fluid therapy. This course has been approved by the Veterinary Council of Ireland (VCI) and students who complete it would be eligible for 200 CVE credits.
Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.
Minimum Entry Requirements
Those applicants who do not have the entry requirements as outlined above may gain entry on the grounds of Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning (RPEL).This involves the individual assessment of a Portfolio of Evidenceto support the claimed prior learning.
The main employers are:
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186310 / +353 (0)74 9186309 / +353 (0)74 9186302
Head of Department Dr Joanne Gallagher
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186309
School and Department
School of Science
Department of Life & Physical Sciences