Take your first step towards a rewarding career in veterinary
nursing with a course at Kirkley Hall.
You will train at our modern facility, which is fully equipped
with everything you would expect to find in a veterinary surgery
- Reception area
- Consultation room
- Operating theatre
- X-ray room
- Operating tables
- Scrub sinks
- Canine and animal housing
You will also have access to a fully equipped canine grooming
parlour and the extensive collection of animals at our zoo-licensed
animal centre. We are an approved centre for both the
pre-veterinary nursing and the full veterinary nursing
qualification and work with many veterinary practices throughout
Northumberland. Please note: You will need to secure a placement in
a veterinary practice before you enrol on your course.
The majority of your time will be spent working in a veterinary
practice with day or block release on a regular basis to Kirkley
Hall. We offer flexible training pathways to fit in with the
demands of a veterinary practice.
As a veterinary nurse or with further study as a vet