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What are teachers saying about ACT Online Training?

Since 2007, Hernando High School has enjoyed a highly productive relationship with Animal Care Technologies. During that time, over 100 students have successfully received their certification as Veterinary Assistants in the Veterinary Assisting Program. You would be hard pressed to enter any Animal Clinic in Brooksville, Florida and not come in contact with one of these students working either as a Veterinary Assistant or Veterinarian. During this time, I have found the entire staff at ACT has bent over backwards to meet our needs. They have made any challenges that have arisen a priority. They strive to serve and meet the needs of my students and truly care about the success of my students. When it comes to support and customer service, ACT is second to none. As a whole, the online program with ACT has unique offerings, as it is the same program used in animal hospitals across the country. It seamlessly links the educational setting to the real world. Like all teachers, I am looking for the best way to meet the needs of my students. For all different levels of academic success and a wide variety of learning styles, ACT is the answer. It allows the flexibility needed in today’s classroom. The teacher can serve as a facilitator and utilize the online program or the teacher can do the instructing and use the online program as a supplement to their existing program of study. ACT has it all and fits the needs of the over worked teachers [...]

By |2017-08-07T14:54:30+00:00August 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Animal Care Career Path Begins in Your Classroom

Your students love working with animals. Would you like to give them a jumpstart into the animal health care industry? ACT Online Training makes it easy to offer Veterinary Industry-Standard Training and Certification in your classroom. Visit ACT at VATAT in booth 809. Take home a free trial account with ACT’s entire online resource library including the preparation course for Texas Veterinary Medical Association’s Certified Veterinary Assistant program. Watch Dr. Bernadine Cruz on the Importance of CVA Not going to VATAT? You can still get a free trial account by calling 800-357-3182 ext 216 or email trisha.cope@4act.com Trisha Cope, CVA Account Manager - Education Animal Care Technologies schools.4act.com 800-357-3182

By |2017-07-17T18:59:48+00:00July 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

National Association of Agricultural Educators Convention

Teachers, we enjoyed meeting many of you at the NAAE Convention last week!  Thank you to everyone who attended our workshop on Opportunities for Future Animal Care Professionals and visited with us at the Organizational Members Reception! For those who have requested a copy of the slides from the workshop, they can be found HERE. Call 800-357-3182 to receive a free demo account for perusal and see if ACT is right for your Ag classroom.  You may also request your demo by clicking HERE. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all of you!

By |2019-02-22T16:42:29+00:00December 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Certified Veterinary Assistant

Introducing the all new CVA! We’ve been listening to you! Animal Care Technologies has completely updated our Certified Veterinary Assistant training program! No more 80’s hair-do’s. No more rotary phones. ACT’s all new online CVA training course better prepares your students for today’s competitive animal care industry.

By |2019-02-22T16:42:29+00:00August 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association of Texas

Texas Agriculture Teachers, join ACT Wednesday, July 27 at the VATAT Conference in Corpus Christi at a workshop with ideas for your vet science classes!   We’ll talk about practical learning activities and learning resources for your students interested in a career in animal health.  We will also discuss industry certification opportunities available to your classroom, delivered in a convenient and affordable online format.   Get a sneak peek at ACT's  ALL-NEW online preparation course for Texas Veterinary Medical Association’s Certified Veterinary Assistant program, featuring interactive student activities, video skills competency demonstrations, and updated video library!     We will be in booth 825 in the Exhibit Hall and room 225A/B on Wednesday morning at 8:30.  Come by booth 825 to request a free demo account to see if ACT Online Training for Educators is right for your classroom.  See you in Corpus!

By |2019-02-22T16:42:29+00:00July 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Texas FFA State Convention

Texas FFA Advisors, come visit with me at the State FFA Convention at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, July 11 - 14, 2016! The same training program used for professional development in hundreds of veterinary practices is available to your classroom to give your students a solid foundation to stand on as they prepare for college or to enter the job market.  From veterinary office staff to small animal and equine veterinary assisting, ACT has the tools for developing practical, real-world relevant knowledge and skills necessary for carving out a career.  Student Industry Certification opportunities from the Texas Veterinary Medical Association and Avimark software from Henry Schein Animal Health are also available through ACT.   Come by booth 418 in the Exhibit Hall to claim 30 days’ free access to see if ACT is right for your classroom!  See you in Dallas! -Trisha Cope, CVA

By |2019-02-22T16:42:29+00:00June 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments