BEVA Pre-Purchase Examination - the essentials

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About the course

23 OCT 2017 09:30 - 17:00
These workshops are designed to provide all the essential information to ensure that delegates can confidently perform a five stage vetting in line with RCVS, BEVA and VDS recommendations. Previous attendees have ranged from junior vets wishing to start carrying out PPEs to senior practitioners wanting to remind themselves of potential PPE pitfalls and how best to communicate contentious findings. The speakers, including an equine claims consultant from the VDS, all have a huge wealth of knowledge of PPE in practice. The practical programme includes examining horses with particular reference to wind, eyes, heart, ageing, flexion tests, conformation, intended use and much more...
BEVA Members £245
Non Members £490
Key Learning Objectives:
Be able to confidently perform a five stage vetting
Be able to recognise and interpret cardiac, respiratory, and ophthalmic abnormalities.
Be able to assess gait abnormalities
Understand the pitfalls of Pre-Purchase Examination
Be able to recognise and communicate contentious findings 
NB: you will need your ophthalmoscope, stethoscope and suitable outdoor clothing
Suitable for RCVS Modules:
B-E.3 Equine Practice; C-E.15 Basic Equine Practice Part 1
Course Organiser:
Mr Ian Camm BVSc CertEP MRCVS - Gloucestershire
Mr Ian Camm BVSc CertEP MRCVS - Gloucestershire
Mr David Green BVSc CertEP MRCVS - West Yorkshire
Mr David Jagger BVSc MRCVS - Shropshire
Mr Graham Potts BVetMed MRCVS - Gloucestershire

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