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 31st August 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 credit.
In line with government advice, Practical CPD workshops will only proceed at Level 1. 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 email@example.com.
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Damian Chase BVSc, MANZCVS, DECVS, European and NZ Registered Specialist in Small Animal SurgeryThis one-day workshop will address the challenges faced when presented with a dog with Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome. It will aid both your medical and surgical decision making in these complex and often urgent cases. You will learn about the anatomical and pathophysiologic changes associated with BOAS and the surgical techniques to correct them, as well as pre- and post-operative management of these compromised patients.
28 Jan 2021
Brent Higgins BVSc, CertSAS, DECVS, European and NZ Registered Specialist in Small Animal SurgeryDo 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.
29 Jan 2021
Brent Higgins BVSc, CertSAS, DECVS, European and NZ Registered Specialist in Small Animal SurgeryDo 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.