California Registered Veterinary Technician Association

California RVT Exam Study Guide

Contains laws and regulations required for the RVT examination.
California requires the VTNE plus the California Veterinary Technician Examination. 


February 2018

The Veterinary Medical Board (VMB) has informed us that at the February 21-22 VMB meeting they will be announcing their plans about updating the RVT Exam Plan. This Study Guide contains the current Exam Plan upon which the current RVT Exam is based.  We will know more after the VMB meeting about when to expect the Exam Plan to be updated.  We will announce via our website, Facebook Page and newsletter any updates to the Exam Plan. Candidates for the exam can check the Exam Plan that the VMB is currently using by downloading the Candidate Information Bulletin from their website.

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Alternate Route Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Navigating the Alternate Route.

On July 26, 2017, the Veterinary Medical Board (VMB) approved language for a regulation that will require approval of Alternate Route Schools and eliminate the "ad hoc" or self-directed pathway for the Alternate Route. When this regulation goes into effect, Alternate Route candidates will have to obtain all of the 300 hours of required education in an approved Alternate Route School. The regulation includes a delayed implementation date of July 1, 2020 to allow those already enrolled in the "ad hoc" pathway to complete their education and training. CaRVTA is including this note to provide you with the most up-to-date information and to ensure that you are able to make appropriate decisions concerning your career path.

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This Guide INCLUDES the RVT Exam Guide above - you do NOT need to purchase both items.

CaRVTA RVT Job Task Poster

An attractive reminder for use at the clinic of RVT Job Tasks.
A great way to promote RVT responsibilities and CaRVTA.

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All Weather RVT Stickers - (4 1/2" x 3")
Show your RVT pride!
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