20This lab addresses the following Veterinary Technician Student Essential and Recommended Skills List as set forth by the AVMA-CVTEA in Appendix I, Section 6 – Laboratory Procedures.

Properly package, handle and store specimens for laboratory analysis

Prepare specimens for diagnostic analysis

Select/maintain quality control of required lab equipment

Determine physical properties (color, clarity, specific gravity)

Test chemical properties

Examine and identify sediment