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Test preparation and career development: Paraprofessional/Trade

Certified Administrative Professional (CAP)

Exam-prep Websites

American Associaton of Veterinary State Boards -- http://www.aavsb.org

American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) is the single entity that reports national licensing examination scores to the jurisdiction(s) where a veterinarian or veterinary technician desires to be licensed. This site has links to test sites, state boards and approved continuing education information.

Martindale's The Virtual Veterinary Center -- http://www.martindalecenter.com/Vet.html

This personal website has a comprehensive collection of links to websites and course and textbook content.

VetTechPrep -- http://www.vettechprep.com/

A commercial online, interactive study resource for the VTNE licensing exams available only by individual subscription; a database of more than 2000 questions formulated to highlight primary areas of interest in veterinary medicine. They offer a practice and a test mode.

VetMedTeam Online Review Course -- http://www.vetmedteam.com/home.aspx

VIN (Veterinary Information Network) -- http://www.vin.com

Offers resources to prepare for the VTNE

 

 

Alternate Flight Aptitude Selection Test (AFAST)

AFAST Information Pamphlet  (pdf)
This pamphlet has been prepared to give general information about the Alternate Flight Aptitude Selection Test (AFAST). It describes the different subtests and shows example questions

How Helicopters Work
Exactly what the title says, and something everyone who plans on flying helicopters has to know:  it describes the controls of a helicopter and how they affect the rotors, instrument panel, and engine. Lots of short video clips to go along with the text

The Helicopter Page
The Helicopter Page is a personal web page of an ex-army helicopter pilot. It covers the more complex aspects of helicopter flight as well as tandem rotor helicopters

Hovercontrol (Helicopter simulation and helicopter training)
"Hovercontrol is the largest, most visited helicopter simulation website in the world. In addition to our helicopter simulation related features, our online helicopter training program uses live instructor-led methods to prepare new student pilots for helicopter flight training." Hovercontrol is a free-to-join community that uses Microsoft Flight Simulator