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Improving British Wildlife Care in Your Practice13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Elizabeth Mullineaux£145Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small Furries, General NursingThe A to Z of Diseases of the Urinary Tract for Nurses09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, General Nursing, Medical NursingNursing the Cancer Patient09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableThis course is designed for both student and qualified nurses and will offer delegates an improved understanding of Nursing the Cancer Patient.Categories: 24 Hours in Veterinary A&E09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces 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 CareAnaesthesia 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: Approach to the Patient with Acute Abdominal Pain10:00 - 13:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory£145Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Medical NursingParasites - Faecal and Skin Lab Training (IDEXX) - Half Day09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£85Only 2 spaces leftThis practical course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. This half day session will help you understand the techniques for sample collection and in-house analysis of skin parasites and faecal parasites in dogs & cats, reptiles, equines and livestock.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticParasites - Faecal and Skin Lab Training (IDEXX) - Half Day13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£85Waiting listThis practical course is delivered in partnership with IDEXX. This half day session will help you understand the techniques for sample collection and in-house analysis of skin parasites and faecal parasites in dogs & cats, reptiles, equines and livestock.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, DiagnosticPractical Haematology and Urinalysis (IDEXX)10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Samantha Tanfield£165Waiting listThis 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, DiagnosticManagement of Aggressive Patients - Cats and Dogs10:00 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Elaine Henley£265Spaces availableCategories: Animal Care and Behaviour, Behaviour, FelineThe Broken Heart - Cardiovascular Conundrums09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces 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, CardiologyLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Kara Soan£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: Kara Soan£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 RevisionAppraisal Skills for Managers09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Gabriella Del Valle£45Spaces availableAppraising staff is an important function for any line manager.  Conducting effective appraisals can be daunting for anyone whether they have little or no experience or years of experience.Categories: Business School, Management SkillsRabbit Behaviour and Caring for Senior Rabbits09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: 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 LeedsLecturer: 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 FurriesCoaching Skills for Results09:30 - 12:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Christine Kirkby£45Spaces availableDo you want to get the best out of your teams?  Coaching can be extremely cost effective and reaps rewards.  Categories: Business School, Coaching and Mentoring, Management SkillsLevel 3 Veterinary Nursing Practical Revision - Part One09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters Bar£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 Potters Bar£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 RevisionDealing with Geriatric Patients09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingHow to Deal with the Poisoned Patient (Half Day)10:00 - 13:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory£145Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical Care, Medical NursingNursing the Cancer Patient09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters BarLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableThis course is designed for both student and qualified nurses and will offer delegates an improved understanding of Nursing the Cancer Patient.Categories: 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 Potters BarLecturer: 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 FurriesOrgan Based Emergency and Critical Care09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: James McMurrough£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Emergency and Critical CareRabbits: Anaesthesia, Analgesia and Common Health Problems13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters BarLecturer: 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 FurriesWorking Up Itchy Cats & Dogs Bitesize Course18:00 - 20:002 CPD HoursVenue: CAW EdinburghLecturer: Debbie Gow£75Spaces availableAnimals with skin disease is one of the commonest reasons for owners taking their pet to the vet.Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Feline, General Nursing, Medical NursingUpdates on Management of the Patient with Gastric Dilation Volvulus09:00 - 12:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters BarLecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory£145Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, General NursingManagement of Urinary Tract Emergencies - How to get the Best Outcome13:00 - 16:003 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters BarLecturer: Lindsay Kellett-Gregory£145Spaces availableCategories: 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 NursingSo, you want to be an Exotics Nurse?17:30 - 20:303 CPD HoursVenue: CAW HuntingdonLecturer: Iain Cope£145Spaces availableSo what's next?  Is a career in Exotics and Zoo work the right choice for you?...Categories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesNursing 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, FelineProviding 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 FurriesAnaesthesia 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 AnaesthesiaEssentials 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 NursingThe 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 NursingWound Management with Georgie Hollis09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters BarLecturer: 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 NursingHibernation of the Hermann's Tortoise10:00 - 14:004 CPD HoursVenue: CAW LeedsLecturer: Jo Scott£145Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, Exotics and Small FurriesEmergency 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 Potters Bar£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 Potters Bar£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 Endocrine Patient with Kelly Druce (Full Day)09:30 - 16:006 CPD HoursVenue: CAW Potters BarLecturer: Kelly Druce£265Spaces availableCategories: Veterinary Nursing, NutritionSurgical 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 AnaesthesiaCytology & 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£265Spaces 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 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£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 Nursing