PGCSTS21-1 PGCert Soft Tissue Surgery 2021 – Initial Deposit

£997.00 (+VAT)

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Postgraduate Certificate Professional Development in Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery*

Develop Your Soft Tissue Surgery Skills in just 12 Months!

This course, commencing in August 2021, will help you to develop your confidence and skills in small animal soft tissue surgery and gain a valuable qualification* in as little as 12 months.

*Programme currently pending approval by the University of Chester

You can now reserve your place and look forward to nine full days of attendance sessions with expert and approachable tutors helping you to develop your soft tissue surgery skills.

You’ll also get:-

  • Full support for continuous assessment – no formal exams
  • Primarily Practical Training – 9 days of attendance sessions, including hands-on practicals to develop new skills
  • Valuable work-based learning skills that you can use throughout your career
  • Extensive online resources to provide a framework for your study –  webinars, Online Mini Series Courses and bespoke reflective writing resources
  • A whole range of Course Bonuses, including text books and CPD Vouchers
  • A valuable PgCert qualification*

Your programme is divided into three modules which commence with practical attendance sessions providing hands-on practice in the safe and supportive environment of our dedicated Training Centre near Birmingham.  The best way to refine your existing skills, learn new procedures and develop strategies to benefit your patients.

  • Module 1: Essentials of Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Module 2: Small Animal Abdominal, Perineal and Urogenital Surgery
  • Module 3: Small Animal Head, Neck and Thoracic Surgery

Practical attendance sessions:

  • Module 1: 11th – 13th August 2021 (3 days)
  • Module 2: 1st – 3rd December 2021 (3 days)
  • Module 3: 30th March – 1st April 2022 (3 days)

You’ll combine these structured attendance courses with work-based reflective learning. During each module, you’ll complete a reflective essay that will be assessed by your tutor. You’ll receive plenty of help and guidance on how to write the essay and feedback on a draft from your tutor.

Course Tutors

Lynda Rutherford BVM&S MvetMed DiplECVS PGCertVetEd FHEA MRCVS, ECVS and RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Faye Swinbourne BVM&S MVetMed DipECVS MRCVS, RCVS, EBVS and ECVS European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Lara Dempsey BVetMed GPCertSAS GPCertSAM CertAVP(GSAS) DipECVS MRCVS, RCVS and European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Will Robinson BVetMed MSc BSAVA PGCertSAS DipECVS MRCVS, RCVS and European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Elinor Field BVetMed DipECVS MRCVS, RCVS and European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Lee Meakin MA MRes PhD VetMB DipECVS MRCVS, RCVS and European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery

What’s your investment?

The investment in this 12 month programme to achieve your PGCert* is £9447 + VAT. This includes all of your practical training, online resources and support. Payment options are available.

You also need to register with the University. The current registration fee is £1980 (no VAT applies) for UK/EU students or £3480 (no VAT applies) for International students.

Secure your place on this brand new small group programme for 2021 with a non-refundable deposit of £997 + VAT

Any questions? Please call us on 0151 328 0444 and we’ll be delighted to help you.

*Programme currently pending approval by the University of Chester


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