"Make the most of your placements and develop a good relationship with a practice. I came to PDSA on two of my placements and then got a job there."Craig Mcdonald, FdSc and Registered Veterinary Nurse
Sparsholt has an excellent provision for teaching and training Veterinary Nurses.
Our teaching staff bring experience and expertise in all areas of animal work including veterinary nursing, health and welfare work as well as animal training. The Animal Management Centre is stocked with a diverse and extensive range of animals that allows you to develop your practical animal handling and husbandry skills.
The on-site, purpose built veterinary nursing approved centre has up-to-date technology and equipment as required by the RCVS. Excellent veterinary industry links and associations with a large number of RCVS Approved Training Veterinary Practices in the south of England makes Sparsholt the place to study a Veterinary Nursing course.
“I hold a BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing Science and qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 2007 (NVQ 3) and am a registered Veterinary Nurse with the RCVS. I also hold a City and Guild Certificate in the nursing of exotic species.”
Onsite, purpose built veterinary nursing approved centre with up to date technology and equipment; access to our animal management centre with 1200+ animals…