This core module provides the skills, knowledge and attitude for a learner to be competent in a range of routine tasks and activities that require the application of practical skills in a defined context of the rabbit farming. Upon completion of this module, the trainee will be able to:

 Identify rabbit breed

 Sketch and equip rabbit hutch

 Manage rabbit farming

 Perform rabbit health and diseases control

This core module provides the skills, knowledge and attitude for a learner to be competent in a range of routine tasks and activities that require the application of practical skills in a defined context of:

 Poultry breeds description
 Poultry shelters and hatchery sketching
 Poultry shelters and hatchery equipment installation
 Poultry production management - Day old chicks, poults, duckling, Gosling production
 Poultry health and diseases control

This core module provides the skills, knowledge and attitude for a learner to be competent in a range of routine tasks and activities that require the application of practical skills in a defined context of the treatment of the common parasitic diseases. Any veterinarian has to treat common parasitic diseases during his professional work. So, this competence is very important for the Veterinary assistants training.

Upon completion of this module, the trainee will be able to: Identify common parasites, Identify common parasitic diseases, Perform diagnosis of parasitic diseases and Perform treatment for parasitic diseases.

This core module describes the skills, knowledge and attitude required by the learner to treat intoxications, nutritional and metabolic diseases. Any veterinary has to treat intoxications, nutritional and metabolic diseases during his professional work. So, this competence is very important for the Veterinary assistant training. Upon completion of this module, the trainee will be able to:

  • Describe intoxications , nutritional and metabolic diseases
  • Perform clinical diagnosis of intoxications, nutritional and metabolic diseases
  • Apply treatment of intoxications, nutritional and metabolic diseases

This general module describes the performance outcomes, skills, knowledge and attitude required by the learner to identify micro-organisms. For the veterinary assistant involved in both veterinary and farming practices, this competence is very important to enable him to perform better his professional work. It is a prerequisite for all the specific modules of the qualification involving the manipulation and treatment of the different animal species. Upon completion of this module, the trainee will be able to:

- Classify different types of micro-organisms;

- Select material and equipment;

- Perform different methods of identification

This core module describes the skills, knowledge and attitude required to treat common infectious diseases. Any veterinary has to treat common infectious diseases during his professional work. So, this competence is very important for the Veterinary nurse training.

Upon completion of this module, the trainee will be able to:

- Describe common infectious diseases

- Perform diagnosis for infectious diseases

- Apply treatment for infectious diseases

This module describes the skills, knowledge and attitude to be acquired by the learner to perform the domestic animal physiology. Any veterinary has to manipulate the body of the animal during his professional work. So, this competence is very important for the Veterinary nurse training and it is a prerequisite for all the specific modules of the qualification involving the manipulation and treatment of the different animal species.

Upon completion of this module, the trainee will be able to: - Describe the animal cell physiology; - Describe animal body defense mechanism; - Describe the physiology of different body systems.