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Continuing Veterinary Education (CVE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Unit Summary

CVE/CPD Unit Summary

 

Activity
Minimum requirement 60 units per three (3) year period with at least 15 units to be structured activity

Unit Value

 

 

 

Structured

(15 units in each 3 year period)

 

 

 

4.1 University CPD courses

1 hour

1 unit

 

4.2 Postgraduate courses, conferences, seminars etc

1 hour

1 unit

*

4.3 Presentation of scientific papers

1 hour lecture

4 units

*

4.4 Preparation of papers for publication

1 hour

1 unit

 

4.5 Attendance at presentations by other professions

1 hour

1 unit

 

4.6 Distance Learning/Correspondence courses

1 hour

1 unit

 

4.7 Written assessment tests

1 test

1 unit

 

4.8 Assessed audio/video tapes/information technology

2 hours

1 unit

 

4.9 APAV course (completed)

each chapter

1 unit

*

(The same material given as a presentation or prepared for publication cannot be recorded more than on the first occasion.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unstructured

(45 units in each three (3) year period)

 

 

 

5.1 In-practice training and instruction, supervision and discussion
(restricted to 20 units per three (3) year period)

i) 1 day
ii)1 day
iii)2 hours
iv)2 hours
v)1 day
vi)1 day

1 unit
1 unit
1 unit
1 unit
1 unit
1 unit

 

5.2 Reading

2 hours

1 unit

 

5.3 Non-assessed audio/video tapes/information technology

2 hours

1 unit


Also see:


Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Introduction: Recording of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Obligations for Recording of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
Sample CVE/CPD Record
CPD Unit Summary