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For Equine Vets Everywhere

FULLY BOOKED: Pre-Purchase Examination – the essentials

27 Apr 2021 09:30 - 17:15

West Wilts Equestrian Centre,
North Trowbridge,
BA14 6QT


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Previous attendees have ranged from junior vets wishing to start carrying out PPEs to senior practitioners wanting to remind themselves of potential PPE pitfalls and how best to communicate contentious findings.

book iconAbout the Course

These workshops are designed to provide all the essential information to ensure that delegates can confidently perform a five-stage vetting in line with RCVS, BEVA and VDS recommendations. Previous attendees have ranged from junior vets wishing to start carrying out PPEs to senior practitioners wanting to remind themselves of potential PPE pitfalls and how best to communicate contentious findings. The speakers, including an equine claims consultant from the VDS, all have a huge wealth of knowledge of PPE in practice. The practical programme includes examining horses with reference to wind, eyes, heart, ageing, flexion tests, conformation, intended use and much more… Please note, you will need your ophthalmoscope, stethoscope and suitable outdoor clothing.

This course is fully booked. To be added to waiting list and contacted if a place becomes available please send your name, email address and contact telephone number to events@beva.org.uk

thinking iconKey Learning Objectives

  • Be able to confidently perform a five stage vetting.
  • Be able to recognise and interpret cardiac, respiratory, and ophthalmic abnormalities.
  • Be able to assess gait abnormalities.
  • Understand the pitfalls of Pre-Purchase Examination.
  • Be able to recognise and communicate contentious findings.

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A very informative introduction to what is expected in a vetting alongside top tips to help ease the stress of starting undertaking them. The opportunity to see live horses and listen/see a few variations there and then was brilliant.

- 2019 Delegate

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organiser iconCourse Organiser

  • Mr Ian Camm BVSc CertEP MRCVS, Gloucestershire

speaker iconCourse Speakers

  • Mr Ian Camm BVSc CertEP MRCVS, Gloucestershire
  • Mr David Green BVSc CertEP MRCVS, West Yorkshire
  • Mr David Jagger BVSc MRCVS, Shropshire
  • Mr Graham Potts BVetMed MRCVS, Gloucestershire

price iconCourse Fees

  • BEVA members £295
  • Non members £590

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Kindly sponsored by


VDS

Please note: you are required to make an online payment when booking via the website. If you would like to pay using a different method please contact us on +44 (0) 1638 723 555 or by email at events@beva.org.uk.


Terms & Conditions
  • Cancellation more than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: A refund will be made less a 10% administrative charge.
  • Cancellation less than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: No refunds can be guaranteed, but if BEVA can resell the place a refund will be made less a 20% administrative charge.
  • Transfer of Delegate: Booked places can be transferred to another person. If the transferee is not a BEVA Member he/she will be liable for the difference between the Member and Non-Member delegate rates.
  • Insurance: All delegates must have appropriate liability and professional indemnity insurance.
  • Safety: Delegates must bring appropriate safety wear (coveralls, hard hats, boots etc) to courses involving practical sessions.
  • Data Protection: I understand that BEVA may pass my details to the organisers or sponsors of the courses unless I have specified otherwise.
  • Compliance: I am a qualified to undertake the procedures being taught, or I am in training for such a qualification, in which case I will make the organisers aware of my status.

By registering for this event, I confirm that I accept the above terms and conditions.


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