provide anaesthetics to animals


Select, administer, and monitor anaesthetics in animals in preparation for surgery.'

Scope notes

Includes all local and general anaesthetics used for diagnosis, treatments and management procedures.

Alternative label

  • prepare animals for surgery by administering anaesthetics

  • provide sedatives to animals

  • administer animal sedatives

  • conduct animal sedation activities

  • provide animal anaesthetics

  • administer animal anaesthetics

  • prepare animals for surgical procedures by administering anaesthetics

  • ensure animals are sedated appropriately in preparation for surgery

  • provide anaesthetics and sedatives to animals

  • perform anaesthetic delivery activities for animals

  • administer anaesthetics to animals

Skill type

  • skill

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Essential skill/competence of



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