Appel aux stagiaires

-- Planning --

ECVET Units as Initial or Additional Training to the European Veterinary Assistant Diploma.

Skills to be obtained during the 3weeks course, Erasmus program "Exotic Petcare - Basic theoretical and practical skills for exotic pets caring by vet nurses".

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1st week

The trainee is able to identify the species, explains the law (CITES, European, National). He/she knows how and where to find important information about law implementation.
The trainee knows CITES, European and national laws concerning exotic species. He/she knows basic husbandry and feeding practice.
The trainee is responsible for advising the exotic pet owner about law, husbandry and feeding practice.

Monday 10/23/17

  • Program description (2h) ; Hygiene (1h), Christian Puget, Lycée J. Antide.
  • Outdoor visit, Frédéric Petyt, Christian Puget, Petshop

Tuesday 10/24/17

  • Presentation of the different species of NAC (3h), Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide
  • Presentation of the different species of NAC (4h), Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide

Wednesday 10/25/17

  • Presentation of the different species of NAC (3h), Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide
  • Presentation of the different species of NAC (4h), Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide

Thursday 10/26/17

Presentation of the different habitats Small Mammals (7h) ; cages conception, Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide

Friday 10/27/17

  • Weekly assessment ; Auto-Evaluation (3h), Christian Puget, Lycée J. Antide
  • Hygiene (2h) ; Law implementation Legal data and preservation of endangered species (1h), Christian Puget, Lycée J. Antide

Saturday 10/28/17

  • 4 trainees in CHV
  • Touristic trip

2nd week

The trainee is able to explain and detect the main mistakes in husbandry: terrarium conception, aquarium maintenance or choice and equipment of cages and aviaries. He/she is able to conceive a terrarium or aquarium.
The trainee knows the importance of temperature (hot spot), hygrometry and UVB.
The trainee is responsible for conceiving a good habitat for the main exotic species studied.

Monday 10/30/17

  • Presentation of the different habitats Birds (3h) ; cages conception, Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide
  • Outdoor visit venomous species Frédéric Petyt, Christian Puget, Adeline Linsart, Meyrin Vivarium

Tuesday 10/31/17

  • Husbandry Feeding Behavior Physiologic data (3h), Adeline Linsart, Lycée J. Antide
  • Presentation of the different habitats ; Information about UVB ; Terrarium conception ; Reptiles (4h), Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide

Wednesday 11/01/17

Public holiday : Presentation of the different habitats ; Ecosystem ; Aquarium conception (7h), Frédéric Petyt, Lycée J. Antide

Thursday 11/02/17

  • Handling and sexing of exotic species (3h), Adeline Linsart, Lycée J. Antide
  • Owner's reception ; Commercial knowledge ; Dealing with emergencies ; Waiting Form (4h), Comm professional + Adeline Linsart, Lycée J. Antide

Friday 11/03/17

  • Husbandry ; Feeding ; Behavior ; Physiologic data (3h), Adeline Linsart, Lycée J. Antide
  • Law implementation ; Legal data and preservation of endangered species (4h), Christian Puget, Lycée J. Antide

Saturday 11/04/17

  • 4 trainees in CHV
  • Touristic trip

3rd week

The trainee is able to feed hospitalized patients and evaluate pain.
The trainee knows how to prepare and check an exotic patient for anesthetic and surgical care.
The trainee is responsible for monitoring the patient during induction, anesthesia and recovery.

Monday 11/06/17

  • Weekly assessment ; Auto-Evaluation (3h), Christian Puget, Lycée J. Antide
  • Zoonotic diseases (4h), Christian Puget, Lycée J. Antide

Tuesday 11/07/17

  • Hygiene in medical environment (3h) ; Practical demo in CHV, Adeline Linsart, CHV St Martin
  • Feeding of hospitalized patients (4h), Adeline Linsart, CHV St Martin

Wednesday 11/08/17

  • Grooming and nursing care (3h), Adeline Linsart, CHV St Martin
  • Practical labs (4h) (bring the animals from the Lycée for 48h in CHV: practical labs + rabbits from Mickaël + Ferrets Sylvestre), Adeline Linsart + Katarina Slivkova

Thursday 11/09/17

  • Anesthesia monitoring Surgery (3h), Adeline Linsart, CHV St Martin
  • Practical lab (4h), Adeline Linsart + Katarina Slivkova, CHV St Martin

Friday 11/10/17

  • Final assessment (1h), Adeline Linsart, CHV St Martin
  • Outdoor visit, Christian Puget, Adeline Linsart, Ferret's breeding facility in Thoiry (73)

Saturday 11/11/17

Public holiday, touristic trip