Understanding the Veterinary Profession Better

This short course will help you understand the veterinary profession better and covers the following:

  • The difference between the veterinary profession and the veterinary industry. 
  • The various types of veterinary practice.
  • Regulation of the veterinary profession.
  • Veterinary professionals.
  • Acts of Veterinary Surgery as defined in law.
  • The relevance of the RCVS's Practice Standards Scheme.

 

Author / Speaker: Brian Faulkner

Key Information

Duration/Length: 1 hours

Start Date: Anytime

Location: Online

Format: written, theory

Assessment type: multiple choice questions

Entry Requirements: working in veterinary practice, training to work in veterinary practice

Author / Speaker: Brian Faulkner

Cost: Price: FREE

Course Content

This module is extracted from the Non-Clinical Skills certificate in Veterinary Practice Management which is available via this link

Learning Objectives

This course will help you understand:

  • The difference between the veterinary profession and the veterinary industry. 
  • The different types of veterinary practice (species, ownership, first opinion vs. referral).
  • Regulation of the veterinary profession (The Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966, The RCVS, and The Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2011).
  • Veterinary Professionals (definitions and regulations).
  • Acts of Veterinary Surgery as defined in law (Schedule 3 Exemptions).
  • The role and relevance of the RCVS's Practice Standards Scheme.

What's Next?

Continue to perform your job, but with a better understanding of the profession you work in. 

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