General Membership:

Veterinary Assistants (Non-Credentialed)

Approved Veterinary Assistants

Veterinary Technicians (Non-Credentialed)

-1 Year General Membership without certification must upload proof of employment by a licensed or license exempt veterinarian or by an organization providing direct supervision by a graduate licensed or license exempt veterinarian.

Certification (CVT) & General Membership:

AVMA-accredited graduate

-For initial certification the following documents must be provided with application:

                                -Proof of passing the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)

                                -College diploma from an AVMA-accredited Veterinary Technology Program

-For certification renewal, you are required to maintain at least 10 hours of continuing education annually and are subject to random audits. Please visit the www.NJVTA.com for more information

Certification via reciprocity/transfers

For initial certification the following documents must be provided with application:

                                -Proof of passing the Veterinary Technician National Exam (VTNE)

                                -Copy of CURRENT licensure, registration or certification from transfer state.

- For certification renewal, you are required to maintain at least 10 hours of continuing education annually and are subject to random audits. Please visit the www.NJVTA.com for more information Student General Membership:

-Student membership applicant should be enrolled in a Veterinary Technology, Veterinary Assistant.