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XLVets Equine Graduate Development Programme 2018

Enrol on this course

Price: £1680.00

Who simply MUST attend?
Graduates who have qualified within the last two years and are working in an XLVets Practice.

What is Different About This Course?

  • This is only for members of an XLVets Practice.
  • XLVets offers all of its members a supportive community that share common values to enable collaboration. Our vision is by working together we can achieve so much more, and this starts the minutes that you join an XLVets practice from University and underpins the Equine Graduate Development Programme.
  • The 8 day course includes exciting and innovative core modules designed to achieve excellence in practice, they are compulsory to attend, to help you build a strong and collaborative peer network on the first day of the programme and throughout your career. We encourage graduates to keep in touch in between modules to keep learning.
  • To help Graduates develop their skills, confidence and experience even further, the XLVet Graduate Programme offers participants the chance to be mentored throughout their first years in practice.

    Briefly the course comprises
    An 8 day course split into 4 modules for graduates who have qualified within the last two years and are working in an XLVets practice.

    Module 1: Survival Skills
  • 30th & 31st October 2018
  • Trainers: Driverskills, Rosie Allister, Liz Mitchell & Medi-K
  • Venue: North Yorkshire
  • Included: Survival Skills, Thriving in Equine Practice and Practical Equine Pharmacology.

    Module 2: Colic management and common equine emergencies (2 days) and Equine Dentistry (1 day)
  • 11th- 13th December 2018
  • Trainers: Karl Holliman & Dr Keesjan Cornelisse
  • Venue: East Sussex
  • Included: Best practice colic management, dealing with other common emergencies and equine dentistry

    Module 3: Clinical Essentials Part 1 & 2
  • 30th & 31st January and 1st February 2019
  • Trainers: Wendy Furness, Marie Rippingale & Dr Phillip Ivens
  • Venue: Markeaton Farm and Equine, Derbyshire
  • Included: An Introduction equine medicine, an intro to the lameness workup and Best Practice Wound Care.

    Additional Info


    Cost (inc. VAT): £1680.00
    Trainer: TBA
    Start: 30 Oct 2018
    Finish: 1 Feb 2019
    Start Time: TBA
    Duration: TBA
    Address: TBA

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