As a Veterinary Assistant, you will help the Veterinarian or the Veterinary Technician in their daily tasks. You will feed, water, and examine animals for signs of illness, disease or injury; as well as, clean and disinfect facilities and equipment in laboratories, animal hospitals, and clinics. This program combines 30 hour of classroom instruction with an 8-hour internship experience. Each student will be responsible for coordinating his/her volunteer experience. 30 Contact Hours, 3. CEU's.