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Fighting Infectious Diseases09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableFrom parvo virus to FeLV, how much do we really understand about infectious diseases? Whether a common presentation or an unusually rare case, lets discuss them all!Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingRabbit Behaviour and Caring for Senior Rabbits09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Claire Speight£145Spaces availableRabbits have distinctive behaviours which differ greatly from dogs and cats. Misunderstanding these behaviours can lead to a variety of problems or intensifying current behaviours. Many owners will consult veterinary nurses to gain a better understanding of their rabbit’s behaviour.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, Exotics and Small FurriesRabbits: Anaesthesia, Analgesia and Common Health Problems13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Claire Speight£145Spaces availableDoes seeing a rabbit anaesthetic on your operations list strike fear into you? Would you like to be more confident monitoring rabbit anaesthetics and providing analgesia?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesUpdates on Management of the Patient with Gastric Dilation Volvulus09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory£145Spaces availablePatients presenting to the veterinary clinic with gastric dilatation-volvulus (GDV) are a surgical emergency and require rapid diagnosis and stabilisation for a good outcome to be achieved. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingManagement of Urinary Tract Emergencies - How to get the Best Outcome13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory£145Spaces availableThere are several important urinary tract emergencies that are seen commonly in dogs and cats.  The most common of these include urethral obstruction and acute kidney injury (AKI).Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingImproving British Wildlife Care in Your Practice13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Elizabeth Mullineaux£145Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, General NursingNursing the Renal Patient with Kelly Druce - Full Day09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableThis full day course is designed for both student and qualified veterinary nurses, wishing to expand their knowledge in regards to the treatment of renal disease in dogs and cats.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingWound Management with Samantha Woods10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Samantha Woods£265Spaces availableThis course covers the active role a Veterinary Nurse plays in the management of wounds, highlighting the processes involved in safe and effective wound healing.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingDog Aggression - Case Studies, Diagnosis and Treatment Protocols10:00 - 13:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Elaine Henley£145Spaces availableCategories: Animal Care and Behaviour, BehaviourStressed Dogs and Cats - How stress can impact on physical and emotional welfare13:30 - 16:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Elaine Henley£145Spaces availableCategories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, FelineDealing with Geriatric Patients09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingProviding Gold Standard Rabbit Client Care - Half Day09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Claire Speight£145Spaces availableRabbits are the third most popular pet in the UK and as such, owners are demanding exceptional client care. This course will ensure that you, the veterinary nurse, are at the forefront of providing this care.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesMake Yourself the Rabbit Nurse You Want to Be - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Claire Speight£145Spaces availableRabbits are complex creatures with regards both their nursing and species requirements. It is so important to fully understand exactly what a rabbit is, in order to ensure they receive the nursing care which best meets their special requirements.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesEssentials of Emergency and Critical Care09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableAs emergency and critical care becomes more advanced, new techniques are being introduced into practice. The role of the veterinary nurse is vital to the treatment of critically ill patients; the survival of such patients depends on effective collaboration between veterinary surgeon & nurse.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Medical NursingAnaesthesia for the Critical Patient09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Emma Archer£265Only 1 space leftAs veterinary medicine advances, veterinary practices are performing procedures on more elderly and critically ill patients than ever before. It is vital, therefore, that nurses who are tasked with monitoring these patients, and assisting in their safe recovery, understand all aspects of anaesthetising these high risk patients and are aware of their special considerations.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaThe Nurses Role in Safe Chemotherapy Administration09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Sarah Holliday£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingFeline Nursing: Chronic Feline Diseases09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Sarah Stevenson£265Spaces availableNurses play a vital role in owner education and support through long-term illnesses. A successful outcome often depends on attention to detail and a thorough understanding of the disease process. The role of the nurse in management of a number of common chronic feline illnesses will be covered in depth.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Feline, Medical NursingImproving Your Knowledge of Imaging (Medical Cases)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableThis is a full day course, covering ways in which to get the best out of the imaging modalities used in general practice by nurses, in order to diagnose and manage common medical cases. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingAssertiveness for Self-Confidence17:30 - 20:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Gabriella Del Valle£45Spaces availableAssertiveness is about being able to express yourself with confidence, without having to resort to passive, aggressive or manipulative behaviour. Categories: Business School, Management SkillsTellington Touch Workshop09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Dawn Harkin£85Spaces availableTellington TTouch is a gentle, positive teaching method that combines bodywork & ground exercises to reduce tension & promote an overall sense of wellbeing & calm. Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Veterinary NursingRecognising Animal Abuse - Non Accidental Injury - for Veterinary Nurses09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Adele Wharton£265Spaces availableUnfortunately, in veterinary practice, we are sometimes presented with animals where we suspect the injuries may be a result of non-accidental injury. In this situation would you know what to do?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingGrooming Seminar - Bichon Frise Demonstration & Seminar by Internationally renowned Groomer - Rich Smith18:00 - 20:002 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Rich Smith£25Spaces availableWell-known Bichon Frise expert,  Rich Smith, is coming to The College of Animal Welfare to share his knowledge and skills of grooming the Bichon Frise.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Dog GroomingWound Management with Georgie Hollis09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Georgie Hollis£265Spaces availableVeterinary nurses play an active role in the management of wounds. In order to carry out this role effectively and efficiently a good understanding of the processes involved in wound healing is required.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingAnaesthesia Update for Veterinary Nurses with Chris Miller10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Chris Miller£265Spaces availableAnaesthesia is a core competency in Veterinary Nursing - without it, surgery as we know it could simply not take place.Categories: Emergency First Aid and Triage - Half Day09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lucy Barton£145Spaces availableEvery day there is the potential for an emergency case to present itself to your clinic. Whilst we are well-versed in routine and preventative medicine, for those working in General Practice, our emergency knowledge and experience may be more limited.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Medical NursingDog Handling09:00 - 16:007 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kirsty Ager£295Spaces availableThis course provides you with the knowledge on how to handle uncooperative dogs, including both theoretical and practical training.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, Dog HandlingFear Free Practice - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lucy Barton£145Spaces availableIn practice, we are often faced with the challenges of examining, handling and treating animals that are anxious and fearful. This has a direct impact on not only physiological parameters, but also on our ability to handle and treat these patients. By implementing a few changes in our knowledge, approach and practice, we can significantly reduce the stressors our patients face.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, BehaviourLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionDog Behaviour - From Pup to Pensioner10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Elaine Henley£265Spaces availableThis course will discuss the most important stages in a dogs’ behavioural development; from conception to old age and provide practical strategies that can help prevent or manage behavioural issues for your clients - owners and breeders.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, BehaviourLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionRecruitment and Selection09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Christine Kirkby£45Spaces availableRecruitment is costly and poor recruitment can be both costly and time consuming.  Categories: Business School, Management SkillsLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionGrooming Seminar - Schnauzerfest18:00 - 20:002 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lisa Wright£25Spaces availableThis grooming seminar will introduce the different coat colours and textures that can be found on the Schnauzer breed.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Dog GroomingSurgical Nursing Schedule III Procedures with James McMurrough09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Waiting listAre you a nurse with an interest in surgery? Chances are you've heard about "Schedule III" - but what exactly is it, and what does it let you do? What does this mean to you, the veterinary nurse?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaNursing the Endocrine Patient with Kelly Druce (Full Day)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, NutritionCytology & Sampling Techniques11:00 - 14:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Debbie Gow£145Spaces availableThe Veterinary Nurse plays a pivotal role in the investigation, diagnosis and management of skin disease in animals, and can participate in a wide range of techniques to provide fast and important resultsCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Diagnostic, General Nursing, Medical NursingAdvanced Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Michelle Moran£265Only 1 space leftThe safe and effective anaesthesia is an essential skill for veterinary nurses - without it, surgery as we know it, could simply not take place. This advanced day will take an extensive look at the various aspects of anaesthesia to ensure you leave the course confident that you can provide the best anaesthetic experience for your patients.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaEffective Meeting Skills17:30 - 20:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Gabriella Del Valle£45Spaces availableThis workshop helps delegates develop the skills to ensure meetings are well planned, managed and achieve their objectives.  Categories: Business School, Coaching and Mentoring, Management SkillsWound Management with Georgie Hollis09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Georgie Hollis£265Only 2 spaces leftVeterinary nurses play an active role in the management of wounds. In order to carry out this role effectively and efficiently a good understanding of the processes involved in wound healing is required.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingDelegation09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Will Hunt£45Spaces availableHow many times have you thought it is easier to do it myself?  Short term this might be the case but delegation is important to the whole team.Categories: Business School, Management SkillsLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionHandling Difficult People and Situations09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Gabriella Del Valle£45Spaces availableConflict is a part of everyday life and is often viewed as negative. Categories: Business School, Management SkillsLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionNursing for Small Furries09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Adele Wharton£265Spaces availableThis full day course will commence with a theory session in the morning and follow with a practical session in the afternoon.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesBackyard Poultry: Nursing, husbandry, hints and tips09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Sean McCormack£265Spaces availableBirds can be challenging patients in the veterinary practice setting.  With chickens now the 6th most popular pets in the UK, vet practices are seeing these patients more and more frequently, alongside other poultry. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, Exotics and Small Furries, NutritionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionNursing the Endocrine Patient with Kelly Druce (Full Day)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, NutritionDog Handling09:00 - 16:007 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kirsty Ager£295Spaces availableThis course provides you with the knowledge on how to handle uncooperative dogs, including both theoretical and practical training.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, Dog HandlingGDPR - What You Need To Know & Why17:30 - 20:300 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Simon Hinks£45Spaces availableThis course will be delivered across four modules that will look at GDPR, Definintions, Principles and Processing, Consent and Subject Rights and Data Controller and Processor Obligations.Categories: Business School, Veterinary NursingNursing the Renal Patient with Kelly Druce - Full Day09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableThis full day course is designed for both student and qualified veterinary nurses, wishing to expand their knowledge in regards to the treatment of renal disease in dogs and cats.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingThe Complete Rabbit Nurse09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Claire Speight£145Spaces availableIs your practice geared up to the rabbit revolution?! Making your practice rabbit friendly doesn’t need to be expensive or time consuming, but will make the world of difference to your rabbit patients.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesRabbit Nutrition and Hospitalisation13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Claire Speight£145Spaces availableNutrition is key to keep rabbits healthy and also to aid recovery from illness. Learn what nutritional requirements rabbits have and how to provide these to help prevent many of the common health problems we see in rabbits.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, NutritionSetting Objectives09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Will Hunt£45Spaces availableSetting clear objectives is vital in order to get the best out of your team. Categories: Business School, Coaching and Mentoring, Management SkillsSurgical Nursing Schedule III Procedures with James McMurrough09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdOnly 2 spaces leftAre you a nurse with an interest in surgery? Chances are you've heard about "Schedule III" - but what exactly is it, and what does it let you do? What does this mean to you, the veterinary nurse?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaAnaesthesia of the Common Emergency Patient09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Michelle Moran£125 early birdSpaces availableThe safe and effective use of anaesthesia is an essential skill for veterinary nurses and even in the most common of cases requires careful consideration.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaRecognising Animal Abuse - Non Accidental Injury - for Veterinary Nurses09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Adele Wharton£125 early birdSpaces availableUnfortunately, in veterinary practice, we are sometimes presented with animals where we suspect the injuries may be a result of non-accidental injury. In this situation would you know what to do?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingParasites - Faecal Lab Training (IDEXX) - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£85Spaces availableThis practical half day course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. It will help you understand the techniques for sample collection & in-house analysis of faecal parasites in dogs & cats, reptiles, equines & livestock.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticPractical Haematology and Urinalysis (IDEXX)10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£165Spaces availableThis practical, full day course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. You will be provided with comprehensive course notes and study aids to support the practical skills you will be learning.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticPerformance Management09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Gabriella Del Valle£45Spaces availableManaging performance of staff is key to achieving your goals as a manager, whilst fostering better working relationships with your team.  Categories: Business School, Management SkillsImproving Your Knowledge of Imaging (Medical Cases)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableThis is a full day course, covering ways in which to get the best out of the imaging modalities used in general practice by nurses, in order to diagnose and manage common medical cases. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingThe Broken Heart - Cardiovascular Conundrums09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableAs a nurse, you will see many patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases. From heart failure to murmurs, even anaesthetic complications. This course covers a wide range of situations you may be presented with and will teach you to tackle them head on.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, CardiologyReptile Nursing, Handling and Husbandry with Sean McCormack09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Sean McCormack£125 early birdSpaces availableIn this course, we will equip you with a solid foundation knowledge in reptile husbandry, behaviour and nutrition; the basic factors that are vital to their successful care in captivity. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, Exotics and Small Furries, NutritionThe Complete Rabbit Nurse09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Claire Speight£75 early birdSpaces availableIs your practice geared up to the rabbit revolution?! Making your practice rabbit friendly doesn’t need to be expensive or time consuming, but will make the world of difference to your rabbit patients.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesAnaesthesia Update for Veterinary Nurses with Emma Archer09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Emma Archer£125 early birdSpaces availableThis course for Veterinary Nurse's is an update for current best practice in first opinion practice. Find out the drugs, strategies, and monitoring you need for safe, effective anaesthesia.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaRunning and Developing Successful Puppy Socialisation Events10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Caroline Clark£125 early birdSpaces availableThis course is suitable for canine professionals including Veterinary Nurses, or those already working in the field of companion animal behaviour, who wish to improve existing sessions or set up, design and develop puppy socialisation events. It also looks at offering basic behaviour advice to owners.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Veterinary Nursing, BehaviourRabbit Nutrition and Hospitalisation13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Claire Speight£75 early birdSpaces availableNutrition is key to keep rabbits healthy and also to aid recovery from illness. Learn what nutritional requirements rabbits have and how to provide these to help prevent many of the common health problems we see in rabbits.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, NutritionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionImmune Mediated Disorders in Cats and Dogs09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kelly Druce£125 early birdSpaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 15:306 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionWildlife - Tips and Tricks for the Top Cases Seen in Practice17:30 - 20:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Iain Cope£75 early birdSpaces availableWildlife is regularly brought into veterinary practice and owners now expect the surgery to treat and rehabilitate these animals where possible. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, General NursingDog Handling09:00 - 16:007 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kirsty Ager£295Spaces availableThis course provides you with the knowledge on how to handle uncooperative dogs, including both theoretical and practical training.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, Dog Handling24 Hours in Veterinary A&E09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableWorking as a group, this full day course will look through a series of real life cases which were encountered in a single 24 hour period, within a busy Emergency Clinic. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical CareNursing the Small Furry with Sean McCormack09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Sean McCormack£125 early birdSpaces availableIn recent years, small furry patients such as rodents and other exotic mammals are presenting to veterinary clinics for more challenging procedures and care. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesAnaesthesia of the Patient with a Co-Existing Disease09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Michelle Moran£125 early birdSpaces availableThe safe and effective use of anaesthesia is an essential skill for veterinary nurses and different cases can present different considerations to factor for, particularly if there is already another pre-existing disease.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaThe Broken Heart - Cardiovascular Conundrums09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableAs a nurse, you will see many patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases. From heart failure to murmurs, even anaesthetic complications. This course covers a wide range of situations you may be presented with and will teach you to tackle them head on.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, CardiologyThe Complete Rabbit Nurse09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Claire Speight£75 early birdSpaces availableIs your practice geared up to the rabbit revolution?! Making your practice rabbit friendly doesn’t need to be expensive or time consuming, but will make the world of difference to your rabbit patients.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesRabbit Nutrition and Hospitalisation13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Claire Speight£75 early birdSpaces availableNutrition is key to keep rabbits healthy and also to aid recovery from illness. Learn what nutritional requirements rabbits have and how to provide these to help prevent many of the common health problems we see in rabbits.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, NutritionA Beginners Guide to Setting Up a Dog Walking and Pet Sitting BusinessMulti-day: Saturday 11-12 July 2020Sat 11-12 Jul 202009:30 - 16:0012 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kate Middleton£200Spaces availableAre you thinking of setting up your own pet sitting or dog walking business? Are you unsure about how to get started? Need some guidance with legal aspects, marketing, bookkeeping and general day-to-day running of your business?  If this sounds like you, our two day course led by Kate Middleton could be ideal for you! Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Pet SittingEmergency First Aid and Triage - Half Day09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lucy Barton£75 early birdSpaces availableEvery day there is the potential for an emergency case to present itself to your clinic. Whilst we are well-versed in routine and preventative medicine, for those working in General Practice, our emergency knowledge and experience may be more limited.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Medical NursingFear Free Practice - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lucy Barton£75 early birdSpaces availableIn practice, we are often faced with the challenges of examining, handling and treating animals that are anxious and fearful. This has a direct impact on not only physiological parameters, but also on our ability to handle and treat these patients. By implementing a few changes in our knowledge, approach and practice, we can significantly reduce the stressors our patients face.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, BehaviourNursing the Cancer Patient09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kelly Druce£125 early birdSpaces availableThis course is designed for both student and qualified nurses and will offer delegates an improved understanding of Nursing the Cancer Patient.Categories: An Introduction to Canine Behaviour10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Caroline Clark£125 early birdSpaces availableThe course is suitable for Veterinary Nurses, dog trainers, those working with dogs in a professional capacity or for the interested dog owner.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Nutrition, Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, General Nursing, NutritionParasites - Faecal Lab Training (IDEXX) - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£85Spaces availableThis practical half day course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. It will help you understand the techniques for sample collection & in-house analysis of faecal parasites in dogs & cats, reptiles, equines & livestock.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticPractical Haematology and Urinalysis (IDEXX)10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£165Spaces availableThis practical, full day course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. You will be provided with comprehensive course notes and study aids to support the practical skills you will be learning.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionFighting Infectious Diseases09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableFrom parvo virus to FeLV, how much do we really understand about infectious diseases? Whether a common presentation or an unusually rare case, lets discuss them all!Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingNursing the Bird Patient with Sean McCormack09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Sean McCormack£125 early birdSpaces availableBirds can be challenging patients to nurses in the veterinary practice setting. By understanding the biology and behaviour of birds, and how they differ to our mammal patients, we can have far greater success in nursing and treating them.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesEssentials of Emergency and Critical Care with James McMurrough09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableAs emergency and critical care becomes more advanced, new techniques are being introduced into practice. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical CareReptile Practical Handling17:30 - 20:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Iain Cope£75 early birdSpaces availableReptiles are now commonly presented for treatment in practice and owners have an increasing expectation for staff to be able to care for and treat their pets. One of the key steps for staff is understanding the species and their husbandry, as well as being able to handle and restrain them.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesThe Complete Rabbit Nurse09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Claire Speight£75 early birdSpaces availableIs your practice geared up to the rabbit revolution?! Making your practice rabbit friendly doesn’t need to be expensive or time consuming, but will make the world of difference to your rabbit patients.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesNursing the Endocrine Patient with Kelly Druce (Full Day)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North LondonLecturer: Kelly Druce£125 early birdSpaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, NutritionAdvanced Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses with Emma Archer09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Emma Archer£125 early birdSpaces availableAnaesthesia is a core competency in veterinary nursing - without it, surgery as we know it could simply not take place.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaRabbit Nutrition and Hospitalisation13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Claire Speight£75 early birdSpaces availableNutrition is key to keep rabbits healthy and also to aid recovery from illness. Learn what nutritional requirements rabbits have and how to provide these to help prevent many of the common health problems we see in rabbits.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, NutritionDealing with Challenging Canine Behaviour10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Caroline Clark£125 early birdSpaces availableThis course is suitable for Veterinary Surgeons and Nurses, dog trainers or those working with dogs in a professional capacity.  It would also suit those with a special interest in developing a more in-depth knowledge of canine behaviour problems.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, General Nursing, Veterinary Surgeon CPD, BehaviourAdvanced Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Michelle Moran£125 early birdSpaces availableThe safe and effective anaesthesia is an essential skill for veterinary nurses - without it, surgery as we know it, could simply not take place. This advanced day will take an extensive look at the various aspects of anaesthesia to ensure you leave the course confident that you can provide the best anaesthetic experience for your patients.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaImproving Your Knowledge of Imaging (Medical Cases)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableThis is a full day course, covering ways in which to get the best out of the imaging modalities used in general practice by nurses, in order to diagnose and manage common medical cases. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingDog Handling09:00 - 16:007 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kirsty Ager£295Spaces availableThis course provides you with the knowledge on how to handle uncooperative dogs, including both theoretical and practical training.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, Dog HandlingRecognising Animal Abuse - Non Accidental Injury - for Veterinary Nurses09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Adele Wharton£125 early birdSpaces availableUnfortunately, in veterinary practice, we are sometimes presented with animals where we suspect the injuries may be a result of non-accidental injury. In this situation would you know what to do?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingParasites - Faecal Lab Training (IDEXX) - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£85Spaces availableThis practical half day course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. It will help you understand the techniques for sample collection & in-house analysis of faecal parasites in dogs & cats, reptiles, equines & livestock.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticPractical Haematology and Urinalysis (IDEXX)10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£165Spaces availableThis practical, full day course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. You will be provided with comprehensive course notes and study aids to support the practical skills you will be learning.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticAn Introduction to Feline Behaviour10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Caroline Clark£125 early birdSpaces availableThis course is suitable for Veterinary Surgeons and Nurses, as well as those working with cats in a professional capacity.  It would also suit those with a special interest in developing a more in-depth knowledge of feline behaviour problems.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, Feline, Veterinary Surgeon CPD, Behaviour, FelineLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionAnaesthesia for the Critical Patient09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Emma Archer£125 early birdSpaces availableAs veterinary medicine advances, veterinary practices are performing procedures on more elderly and critically ill patients than ever before. It is vital, therefore, that nurses who are tasked with monitoring these patients, and assisting in their safe recovery, understand all aspects of anaesthetising these high risk patients and are aware of their special considerations.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaNursing for Small Furries09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Adele Wharton£125 early birdSpaces availableThis full day course will commence with a theory session in the morning and follow with a practical session in the afternoon.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW North London£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Donna Mace£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part Two09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jennifer Scrimshaw£125Spaces availablePractical revision for the OSCE tasks for Veterinary Nursing students studying the City and Guilds Level 3 Veterinary Nursing Diploma.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Student RevisionNursing the Renal Patient with Kelly Druce - Full Day09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kelly Druce£125 early birdSpaces availableThis full day course is designed for both student and qualified veterinary nurses, wishing to expand their knowledge in regards to the treatment of renal disease in dogs and cats.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingSurgical Nursing Schedule III Procedures with James McMurrough09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£125 early birdSpaces availableAre you a nurse with an interest in surgery? Chances are you've heard about "Schedule III" - but what exactly is it, and what does it let you do? What does this mean to you, the veterinary nurse?Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Surgical Nursing and AnaesthesiaFeline Behaviour: Dealing with Challenging Feline Problems10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Caroline Clark£125 early birdSpaces availableThis feline behaviour short course is suitable for both Veterinary Surgeons and Nurses, as well as those working with cats in a professional capacity; who already have some knowledge of the species.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Veterinary Nursing, Behaviour, Feline, Veterinary Surgeon CPD, Behaviour, FelineFireworks - can alpha-casozepine help?Online course0.5 CPD Hours£20Noise aversion is common in pets. Management of noise aversion usually involves a combination of interventions, including behaviour therapy, pheromones, drugs and nutritional supplements. Alpha-casozepine (Zylkène capules) is one such supplement. This module looks at whether there is any evidence that alpha-casozepine is effective in helping cats and dogs with noise aversion.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingLipid InfusionsOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20Intravenous lipid emulsion is increasingly being used as an adjunct in the management of toxicity caused by lipophilic (fat-soluble) drugs that are cardiotoxic (e.g. bupivacaine) or neurotoxic (e.g. permethrin). The Veterinary Poisons Information Service recommends that intravenous lipid emulsion be considered for any animal at risk of serious toxicity after exposure to a lipophilic compound. This module summarises what is known about this treatment, the uncertainties, and the practical aspects of using it. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingTea tree oil and companion animalsOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20Tea tree oil is widely advocated as a home remedy for skin infections and for controlling flea infestations. Vets may therefore see animals that have been treated with tea tree oil, or owners might ask for advice about its use. This module sets out the evidence on the benefits and harms of tea tree oil in companion animals, and describes what can be done if tea tree oil has caused harm to a pet.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingWhat pet owners need to know about veterinary medicinesOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20Much of an animal’s medical treatment will be administered by the owner at home. To do this safely and effectively, owners need information about why and how to use the treatments. This module discusses what sort of information owners need, what is required by law, what is available, and how it can be provided in the veterinary practice. Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingQuick-reference veterinary prescribing informationOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20Anyone who prescribes or supplies veterinary medicines needs easy access to up-to-date trustworthy prescribing information.  This is not available from any single resource.  Instead there is a need to use several different resources and to know the strengths and weaknesses of each.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingParasiticides for cats and dogs: puppy wormingOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20The dog roundworm Toxocara canis is an intestinal nematode with ubiquitous presence in the UK. It can cause significant disease in puppies and can be transmitted to humans to cause toxocariasis, an important zoonosis. Roundworm control is the most important consideration in puppy parasite management.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingParasiticides for cats and dogs: kitten wormingOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20The cat roundworm Toxocara cati is an intestinal nematode with ubiquitous presence in the UK.  It can cause significant disease in kittens and can be transmitted to humans to cause toxocariasis, an important zoonosis. Roundworm control is the most important consideration in kitten parasite management.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Feline, Medical NursingParasiticides for cats and dogs: creating a practice parasiticide policyOnline course0.5 CPD Hours£20UK veterinary professionals have to deal with an increasing number of parasite threats to companion animals and a very large and growing range of parasiticide products with which to control them. This can be a source of confusion in any veterinary practice and clients may get conflicting messages from different members of the practice team about parasite protection for their pets. A practice parasiticide policy will help ensure that there is a consistent message about parasiticide protection from every member of the practice team, that parasite risk is reliably assessed for each animal, and that the products best suited to the animal’s needs are chosen.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingParasiticides for cats and dogs: IntroductionOnline course1 CPD Hours£20Parasite disease management is a key responsibility for veterinary professionals, and the RCVS Practice Standards Scheme requires that practices have an evidence-based parasiticide policy. However, the area is complicated because cats and dogs need tailored management, there is an overwhelmingly large choice of parasiticide products, and very intense promotional activity by drug companies. This module is the introduction to a series of modules on management of the key parasites that affect cats and dogs in the UK. The modules will help with the development of an evidence-based parasiticide policy.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingParasiticides for cats and dogs: adult dogsOnline course1 CPD Hours£20Control of parasites in dogs is a key responsibility for veterinary professionals. The area is complicated because dogs need tailored therapy, there is an overwhelmingly large choice of parasiticide products on the market and very intense promotional activity by drug companies. The aim of this module is to help veterinary professionals use parasiticides rationally. It covers the five main parasites that affect dogs in the UK and the parasiticide drugs used to treat them and outlines the different approaches to parasite control.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Medical NursingParasiticides for cats and dogs: adult catsOnline course1 CPD Hours£20Control of parasites in cats is a key responsibility for veterinary professionals. The area is complicated because therapy must be suited to each cat, there is an overwhelmingly large choice of parasiticide products on the market and very intense promotional activity by drug companies. The aim of this module is to help veterinary professionals use parasiticides rationally. It covers the five main parasites that affect cats in the UK and the parasiticide drugs used to treat them, and outlines the different approaches to parasite control.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Feline, Medical NursingEquine Clinical Coach TrainingOnline course3 CPD Hours£25This online course (approximately three hours in length) is designed for clinical coaches of student veterinary nurses working within an equine practice. You will look at the equine pathway of the Level 3 Diploma in Veterinary Nursing qualification, Fitness to Practise principles, the role of the equine clinical coach, student support strategies, assessing your student’s learning preference, tutorials and record keeping, use of the equine Nursing Progress Log (NPL), and how to ensure your own skills and knowledge are up-to-date. Each section of the course includes interactive lessons, resources and quizzes.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Clinical CoachingMicrochip Implantation Refresher for Veterinary NursesOnline course12 CPD Hours£25This online learning course is aimed at registered and student veterinary nurses who are tasked with implanting microchips into dogs, cats, rabbits or ferrets under the direction of a veterinary surgeon.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Feline, Student RevisionPrinciples of Animal First AidOnline course7 CPD Hours£25This online course is on the Principles of First Aid for Cats & Dogs. It is designed for people without a veterinary qualification who care for animals in a public environment, for example, but not limited to kennel owners, pet sitters, dog walkers and dog owners.Categories: Animal Care and Behaviour