Key facts

  • Start date: Thursday 6th Jan 2022 or Thursday 19th May 2022
  • Duration: This course will run for 6 weeks, 1 day per week (6pm - 8pm)
  • Location: Brooksby
  • Fees: £99.00*
    *Discounted rates available for students who are enrolled on a full-time course at the SMB Group (Brooksby Melton College or Stephenson College).

Your future

The course will benefit you if you are considering going on to university with the intention of qualifying in Veterinary Physiotherapy or if you have a keen interest in learning and understanding specific techniques that could benefit your pet.

Entry requirements

You do not need any previous experience or formal qualifications to join this course.

Course Details

This 6-week evening course offers you the opportunity to develop the basic skills required when working in Animal/Veterinary Physiotherapy.

You will develop practical skills that you can take away and use on your own dogs, such as exercise and massage skills. The course will also benefit you if you are considering going on to university with the intention of qualifying in Veterinary Physiotherapy, or if you have a keen interest in learning and understanding specific techniques that could benefit your pet.

Topics include:

  • Basic Anatomy
  • Canine Assessment
  • Massage Techniques
  • Exercise Techniques
  • Common Conditions & Treatment plans

How to Apply

To apply Click here to download the course enrolment form. Please note that you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to complete the form.  Please email any completed forms to hdixon@smbgroup.ac.uk.

Click here to read the Short Course Booking Procedures.