The curriculum for the Small Animal Technician program covers the following modules of instruction:
- Introduction to Small Animal Technology
- Handling and Restraint
- Medical Records and the Examination
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Infectious Diseases
- Parasitic Diseases
- Laboratory Techniques
- Systemic Problems and Diseases
- Surgery and Anesthesia
A Final Review is provided after completion of the above modules to prepare the student for the comprehensive final examination.
The Small Animal Technician program provides a core skills checklist which covers customary standards of applied skills for vet tech small animal care, to guide the student in proficiently performing the hands-on skills applicable to the above modules.