Small Animal Veterinary Safety Essentials

There are a number of risks and hazards which are unique to a veterinary practice environment. Employees need to be aware of the sector specific risks and be familiar with the control measures which need to be in place for a safe working environment.

Course Structure

The course is designed to provide employees with training on specific aspects of working in a veterinary practice to avoid the possibility of accidents occurring.


  • Overview
  • Animal Handling
  • Animal Dentistry
  • Infection Control
  • Zoonoses
  • Allergies & Dermatitis
  • Pharmaceuticals and Veterinary Products
  • Cytotoxic Drugs
  • Anaesthetic Gases
  • Autoclaves
  • Radiation
  • Laboratory Work
  • Sharps
  • Client Visits

All of these modules contain individual assessments at the end of each module which lead towards final award of certificate.

  • Final certification

The Xact team will give your business a free of charge health and safety assessment to ensure that you are legally compliant. Please contact the Xact Team to arrange your free consultation by clicking on the button.