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Heritage Institute
6630 Orion Dr., Suite 202
Ft. Myers, FL 33912
(239) 936-5822

• Flexible Schedules
• Placement Services
• Financial Assistance


Welcome to our Ft. Myers Veterinary Technician School. Graduates of the Heritage Veterinary Technician program provide professional health care in conjunction with Veterinarians. Veterinary Technicians must be knowledgeable in the care and handling of animals, their normal and abnormal life processes, medical and surgical nursing, anesthesiology, diagnostic imaging, and clinical laboratory procedures.

Heritage Institute is institutionally Accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and has applied for accreditation by the AVMA-Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities.

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Ft. Myers Veterinary Technician School

Fort Myers Career Training


What Vet Tech skills will I learn?

  • Veterinary facilities management
  • Animal pharmacology
  • Anesthesia
  • Nutrition
  • Animal Dentistry
  • Laboratory procedures
  • Surgical nursing
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Avian, exotic, small mammals & fish procedures

The Heritage Institute veterinary technician program curriculum will focus your studies on exactly the information you need to master. More importantly, your dedicated vet tech training instructor will make certain that you truly understand the materials so that you can pursue your career with perfect confidence in your skills.


Placement Assistance

Students in this Fort Myers veterinary technician school are placed in internships by the campus placement office during their training. Current students and graduates alike use the Heritage placement office as a job hunting and career building resource.


Can you do this?

Yes. You can. And you won't be doing it alone. Unlike most colleges, we are dedicated to helping every single student succeed. If even one student fails, we feel that WE have failed. We are sincerely, 100% on your side. As long as you don't give up, we won't give up on you. Get info now.


Where do Vet Techs work?

  • Small Animal Hospitals
  • Pet Adoption Centers
  • Veterinary Hospitals
  • Animal Welfare
  • Veterinary Industry
  • Large Animal Hospitals
  • And more...

Can you afford this?

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.

A Heritage Financial Aid Advisor will be happy to help you explore your options.



Here's what recent graduates are saying about their experiences at Heritage.

Arlie R., Heritage Graduate — "Now that I've graduated Heritage with an associates degree, I'm planning on becoming boxing certified as well as pilates certified and getting my bachelors degree in kinesiology." After Graduation: Self-Employed as a Personal Trainer.   watch video.

Elaine R., Heritage Graduate — "It was the best experience I ever had, the best decision that I ever made." After Graduation: Education Assistant with Heritage Education.   watch video.

Colorado B., Heritage Graduate — "All the teachers and instructors who worked here were really nice. They helped me out with whatever problems I had. It was a really good experience for me. I recommend my friends come here." After Graduation: Medical Assistant at Star Sport and Spine

Virginia H., Heritage Graduate — "The teachers at Heritage were pretty awesome. I would recommend Heritage to anyone!" After Graduation: Massage Therapist with Essense of Touch.   watch video.

Vanouche G., Heritage Graduate — "I met some awesome people that are still in my life today. The instructors are just fabulous! It's an experience that I think everyone should have." After Graduation: Self Employed as a Mary Kay Beauty Consultant.   watch video.

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program
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Heritage College and Heritage Institute are institutionally accredited by
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