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Veterinary & Medical

Role Description Training Opportunities
Race Day Veterinarian A qualified veterinarian with a sound understanding of the racing industry and specialised equine training.
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science.
  • On the job training
Equine Nurse An equine nurse plays a role in all aspects of equine veterinary care including medicine, surgery, intensive care, breeding and anaesthesia. Equine nurses are often involved in clinical pathological and radiographic procedures. They also aid in the cleaning and maintaining of an equine facility, and implement quality assurance methods and OHS procedures.
  • Certificate III in Veterinary Nursing.
  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.
Equine Dentist An equine dentist performs routine dental examinations and corrects and maintains the proper and efficient dental working of an equine mouth. Good oral and digestive health can enhance a racehorse’s performance.
  • Certificate IV in Work Practices for Equine Dental Technicians.