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TUNXIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE
VETERINARY ASSISTANT PROGRAM
The following Essential Functions are expected of all students with or without academic
adjustments. Students must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the job. Students with
disabilities may be eligible for academic adjustments.
Students must have the following skills and abilities:
Proficiency in the use of the English language and must possess effective oral and written skills
in order to accurately transmit appropriate information to customers, faculty, and colleagues.
Adequate senses – hearing, vision, smell and touch.
Trunk Strength — The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of
the body repeatedly or continuously over time without 'giving out' or fatiguing.
Interpersonal skills such that you are capable of interacting with individuals and families from a
variety of social, economic and ethical backgrounds.
The ability to present a professional appearance, maintain personal health and be emotionally
Arm-Hand Steadiness — The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or
while holding your arm and hand in one position.
Manual Dexterity — The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm,
or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to
understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at
Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of
alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Problem Sensitivity — The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It
does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
Information Ordering — The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern
according to a specific rule or set of rules.
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