Practical CPD2020-06-17T12:59:31+12:00

High-quality, skills-based continuing education for vets and vet nurses.

We provide passionate speakers who are international experts in their field. You will come away from each workshop with new skills and knowledge you can put into practice immediately.

COVID-19 Message: Updated 16th June 2020

In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, Practical CPD has updated its schedule of courses – there have been some changes and cancellations. Where workshop dates have changed or courses have been cancelled, Practical CPD has endeavoured to contact delegates to confirm attendance at the new date or provide a refund.

In line with government advice, there are currently no limitations on Practical CPD workshops for New Zealand residents. However, Australian and international delegates need to ensure that they are able to travel to Auckland in order to attend the workshops. For more information about your specific situation, please email info@practicalcpd.com.

Upcoming Workshops

All prices are exclusive of GST.
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    OssAbility Meniscus Surgery Wet-lab

    August 13, 2020

    Kahuvet Education Centre, Wiri, Auckland

    $1,095.00 ex. GST
     
    Brent Higgins BVSc, CertSAS, DECVS, European and NZ Registered Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
    Do you find assessing the meniscus challenging? Not sure how to treat or prevent meniscal disease? This full-day surgical cadaver workshop is for all vets who perform cruciate surgery. It focuses on the techniques, equipment and decision-making used in mini-arthrotomies. By the end of the day, delegates should finish the course feeling confident in managing patients with meniscal disease.
  • OssAbility TTA Wet-lab

    August 14, 2020

    Kahuvet Education Centre, Wiri, Auckland

    $1,095.00 ex. GST
     
     
    Brent Higgins BVSc, CertSAS, DECVS, European and NZ Registered Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
    Do you want better results for your cruciate patients but don’t want to risk making a mistake? We understand cruciate surgery can be daunting and are experts in helping vets perform surgery safely. OssAbility Guided TTA uses a surgical guide to control the osteotomy. Our case-by-case support experts help you plan and review each surgery.  We will help you become a confident surgeon.
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    Practical Abdominal Ultrasound 1

    August 28, 2020

    Kahuvet Education Centre, Wiri, Auckland

    $2,695.00 ex. GST
     
    Mark Owen BVSc, DipECVDI, FANZCVS, MRCVS, Registered NZ and European Veterinary Imaging Specialist, Adjunct Associate Professor Massey University
    This two-day, practical workshop will improve your confidence and skill when performing abdominal ultrasonography. Aimed at novice to intermediate scanners wishing to improve their technique and maximise their machines potential. Delegate numbers are strictly limited with a small number of attendees to maximise the learning experience. Practical sessions will be delivered in small groups of 3-4 attendees per station to ensure plenty of hands-on practice and individual attention from the tutors.
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