Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians provide technical support to veterinarians by caring for animals and assisting in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health disorders. They are employed in veterinary clinics, animal hospitals, animal shelters, humane societies, zoos, animal research laboratories, pharmaceutical companies and government. Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians who are supervisors are included in this unit group. (National Occupational Classification)
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The University of Manitoba does not offer any specialized educational programs leading to a career as an Animal Health Technologist. Please view the links below for more information about training programs in Canada. If you are a University of Manitoba student who would like assistance determining an education plan that suits your unique occupational goals, speak with a Career Consultant.
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Information for foreign-trained Animal Health Technologists and Technicians - Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials
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Date modified: January 18, 2019