Online Bitesize CPD

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Our new online Bitesize CPD is designed for veterinary professionals who wish to gain the latest skills in key clinical subjects.
  • Meet your annual CPD requirements online
  • 6 training courses - bi-monthly, covering key areas relevant to everyday practice
  • 3 hours bi-monthly, giving you flexibility to study at a time suited to you
  • Accredited by the European School of Veterinary Postgraduate Studies (ESVPS)
  • Updated regularly so you will always receive the latest knowledge and access to new subjects

How does it work?

  • New courses released bi-monthly
  • Access training via a desktop, mobile or tablet and complete in your own time
  • Courses are interactive with quizzes, case studies and materials to support you
  • Once each course is completed, you will receive a downloadable CPD certificate and digital badge representing 3 hours of CPD

Courses for Veterinary Nurses

Online Bitesize CPD covering all of the key clinical areas essential to general practice.

Fluid Therapy

This course will provide up to date information on the following key areas:
  • Understand how to formulate a fluid therapy plan
  • Appreciate how to assess hydration deficits
  • Be able to select the most appropriate emergency vascular access route
  • Know which parameters should be measured during the implementation of the fluid therapy plan
  • Identify the signs of over-hydration


Speaker: Paul Aldridge (BVSc CertSAS MRCVS)
Duration: 3 Hours

Anaesthesia

This course will provide up to date information on the following key areas:
  • Understand how anaesthesia check lists can be used effectively in practice to improve anaesthetic safety
  • Appreciate the different applications of Alpha 2 adrenergic agonists for anaesthesia and the physiological effects we should expect during anaesthetic monitoring
  • Understand and practice dosage calculations for Alpha 2 adrenergic agonists when used as a continuous infusion rates
  • Understand how to recognise pain in cats
  • Become familiar with pain scoring systems





Speaker: Nicola Grint (BVSc CertVA DVA MRCVS)
Duration: 3 Hours

Ophthalmology

This course will provide up to date information on the following key areas:
  • Understand the importance of client education to reduce the incidence of inherited ocular disease in dogs 
  • Appreciate how the BVA/KC ISDS scheme works and the increasing availability of DNA tests for inherited ocular diseases
  • Be able to describe the treatment options for cataracts and how you can contribute to the success of surgery
  • Understand how to confidently approach the ocular patient and assist in applying medication even to wriggly brachycephalics



Speaker: Sally Turner (VetMB MA DVOphthal MRCVS)
Duration: 3 Hours

Wounds and Wound Healing

This course will provide up to date information on the following key areas:
  • Learn the basics of wound healing
  • The differences in wound healing between dogs and cats
  • How to classify wounds
  • Basic principles of initial wound management
  • Options for wound closure-primary and delayed closure, secondary healing
  • Application of bandages and dressings





Speaker: Hannes Bergmann (DrMedVet DipECVS MRCVS)
Duration: 3 Hours

Critical Care

This course will provide up to date information on the following key areas:
  • Update on veterinary CPR
  • Dealing with the blocked cat
  • Oxygen supplementation techniques



Speaker: Louise O'Dwyer (DipAVN(Surgical) DipAVN(Medical) RVN )
Duration: 3 Hours

Laboratory Techniques

This course will provide up to date information on new advances, technology and procedures within Laboratory techniques.
  • The latest diagnostic tests and procedures
  • Creation of a differential diagnosis listing based on diagnostic tests and procedures
  • Treatment protocols for selected conditions
  • Case-based scenarios to help develop critical thinking and self-reflection




Speaker: Marta Costa (DVM MSc FRCPath MRCVS)
Duration: 3 Hours

Online Bitesize CPD

The prices detailed below are for individual membership and multiple user discounts.

Individual membership

Regular price - £ 179.00 /Year +VAT * £ 149.00 /Year +VAT

Practice membership

For Practice membership please contact Improve International.

Annual Subscription includes

  • 12 months course access
  • 6 training courses delivered bi-monthly
  • Personalised CPD Certificate and digital badge (for each course)

Payment Options


  • Monthly Direct Debit
  • Spread your payments with Direct Debit – the easiest way to pay your subscription. Select this option, enter your bank details accordingly and your subscription will be debited from your bank account on a monthly basis.

  • Payment in full
  • Pay your subscription in full via a bank payment. Select this option to generate an invoice and make the payment via your bank account. Our account number details:- Account Num:04624956 Sort code:30-98-41 or IBAN GB89 LOYD 3098 4104 6249 56.

  • Payment in full via Paypal
  • Pay your subscription in full via a bank payment. Select this option and enter your Paypal details.

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