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Online Mini Series Courses

You choose when and where to learn with Online Mini Series Courses from CPD Solutions. Live sessions are combined with unlimited access to all of your course materials online for a full 12 months. Each Online M… continue reading

Online Veterinary CPD Courses

Have you identified learning objectives in a specific subject area for your Continuing Professional Development? Would you like to save time and money and enjoy fully flexible learning by choosing an online for… continue reading

Veterinary CPD Changes

Veterinary CPD is compulsory for all vets in the UK. At present you're required to complete 105 hours over a three year period; however there is talk of changing the hour based system to one reflecting outcomes… continue reading

Why is measuring blood lactate useful in emergency patients?

The measurement of blood lactate levels is becoming more common in emergency patients. Where oxygen delivery is reduced to tissues, the cells switch to anaerobic respiration to produce energy. One of the was… continue reading

Hypovolaemia versus Dehydration

The following extract is taken from the information provided by Louise O'Dwyer in the Nurses Club webinar ‘Shock – How to Treat it and What it Means for Our Patients’. The most common type of shock see… continue reading

Why might ‘Pass the Puppy’ be a risky exercise at Puppy Parties?

The following extract is taken from the information provided by Certified Clinical Animal Behaviourist, Sarah Whitehead, in the free webinar 'Five Secrets to Successful Puppy Parties', sponsored by Hill's Pet N… continue reading

Is It Medical or Behavioural?

Can medical conditions cause aggression in dogs? Answer: Any medical condition or medication that affects the normal functioning of the nervous or endocrine systems has the potential to affect behavio… continue reading

In cases of acute pancreatitis, should you feed the patient or rest the pancreas?

The following extract is taken from the information provided by Julia Hurley, Senior Nurse in Internal Medicine at Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists, in April’s Nurses Club webinar ‘Nursing Patients wi… continue reading

Free Veterinary CPD available for all vets and nurses

Free Veterinary CPD is waiting for you at our Webinar Club website. When you join as a Silver (free) member, you'll get access to over 15 hours of quality webinars- and you don't pay a thing! You can try out w… continue reading

Essential Veterinary Anaesthetic Monitoring

Learn how to make the most of your practice's monitoring equipment  'How do I know if my patient is alive?' The answer to this question might seem obvious, but it's not always that straightforward. On this… continue reading

Faqs

Question: Why Choose CPD Solutions?

Answer: I have been asked many times ‘Why should I use CPD Solutions for my CPD? There are a lot of CPD options out there- what is it that you can offer me over other CPD provid…

Question: Can I get the benefits of practical attendance courses with online CPD ?

Answer: A question that I am very frequently asked is ‘Can you really get the benefits of hands-on practical attendance courses from online CPD?’ The answer is yes - and no…

Question: What are the biggest benefits for me of using CPD Solutions for my CPD?

Answer: One of the biggest benefits of booking your veterinary CPD with CPD Solutions is the flexibility and range of CPD formats that you can enjoy. We offer you complete flex…

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Testimonials

'Can complete CPD at work -no need for long days travelling by train, or giving up evenings.'

'A dog with a descemetocele would have lost its eye if I hadn't gained the confidence to perform a pedicle graft through a Keysteps Online programme.'

‘The videos were informative - it was great watching at home. I liked the quiz afterwards.’

‘So far has been the most useful course on abdominal scans I have done.’

'Tutor was excellent. One of the most useful and informative courses I've been on. Every vet in first opinion practice would benefit.'

- Lucy Rivett

'Having already had a very high opinion of CPD Solutions Orthopaedic courses, this course met and exceeded my already high expectations. Application of techniques learnt today are applicable to a very wide range of commonly encountered fracture scenarios and are likely to be put to near daily use in our busy centre.'

- David Strong

‘Easily the best CPD I've had for years!!! Excellent tutor, good facilities.’

- Tony Syrris

‘I enjoyed the webinar very much, found it very informative and interesting. Thank you very much! ‘

- Kerstin Vockert

‘For the first time in my life I feel I could make a reasonable attempt at putting a plate on! Orthopaedics seems less frightening – the wetlabs were invaluable.’

‘The best course I've seen.’ ‘Have already recommended it!’

‘The ongoing access is the gem of your course!’

'Section on status epilecticus-had a dog that would not stop seizuring until I used the protocol given. Also gave me the information I needed to give a clear account to the owners.'

‘I would like to pass on my compliments on the online CE program and the superb quality of the ultrasound miniseries. This is my first experience with your program and I am very impressed with the quality.’

- Kelly Hall

‘I would just like to say the webinar was excellent. It answered a lot of questions that we have been debating at our surgery, especially the subject of in-dwelling catheters. It was practical and relevant and thoroughly enjoyable. I look forward to more webinars!’

- Dave Cumber

‘Straightforward logical approach with lots of practical film reading rather than too much focus on theory.’

'Superb! I would not hesitate to recommend this course to colleagues.'

- Hugh Morrey

'Being able to access programmes at anytime is a great advantage. Saves on petrol too!'

'Thoroughly enjoyable, well taught and considered. Has put me at ease with some new techniques and ideas discussion made me feel that I would know what I would do in similar situations.'

- Emma Holmes

'This course was exactly what I wanted it to be. It simplified some of the topics, meaning I'm more prepared with how to explain common cancers and treatments to owners.'

- Sally Collins

‘Really excellent CPD. I was effectively challenged and encouraged to perform new procedures in a great small group environment and I am now much more confident to take them back to my practice.’

- Philippa Morton

‘Wow! Thank you so much for a wonderful lecture. That was the best CPD I've done in years. You explained everything really clearly and succinctly. I really enjoyed it. Thank you, Esther.’

- Sarah Shephard

'First thyroidectomy very successful thanks to the video and tips.'

‘Thank you for offering such a great way to achieve further knowledge.’

‘Thanks very much for the tortoise webinar - really helpful! Will it be possible to download the notes from the presentation? - it would be so useful!’

- Sarah Baird

‘I thought the webinar on stifle radiology was excellent. I want to run and reassess all my old radiographs now!’

'Livia was a brilliant tutor - excellent course content and so approachable and helpful. I have leart so much in these 2 days - all of which has been seful and relevant to general practice.'

- Miranda Sheppard

'Access from anywhere anytime, and from a very reliable service.'

‘Thanks for all the really well organised and good quality webinars.’

‘Very good engaging speaker, easy to listen to approachable. Representative models were effective and simple. I feel like I understand the basic principles of the techniques practiced and it has given me confidence to have a go in practice.’

- Josie Parker

'Excellent lectures, speakers very clear and informative, very useful practical sessions and helpful tutors. Very good to learn alongside other beginners.'

- Emily Hamlyn

‘Thank you for offering such a great way to achieve further knowledge.’

‘The whole course was so well presented – well organised and clinically easily understandable. The lecturer deserves an A*!’

'Being able to do the course in your own time at your own speed was really useful.'

‘May I take this opportunity to express how happy I am with my membership of Webinar Club thus far. I have been impressed by the efficiency and reliability of the webinar service, which compares very favourably to your competitors.’

'It allows me to perform a significant amount of my yearly CPD obligation without having to spend time away from my young family.'

'Very enjoyable and informative. Lots of time using the Ultrasound machine. (Which was great) Feel a lot more confident about scanning in practice now.'

- Louise Topham

‘I have finally made time to watch the 3rd neurology webinar and would like to say thank you very much indeed for organising the course which was/is very interesting and useful. One thing I really like about these webinars is being able to watch them as many times as you like, within a certain period. It's also really good not having to drive anywhere.’

- Stella Hitchins

'Really enjoyed it, hugely improved my confidence in Ortho cases and I am hoping to put my new skills into practice soon.'

- Emma Lindop

'Speaker absolutely excellent. Lots of good, practical tips. I learnt about how best we can use our practices current endoscopy and what to purchase to improve it.'

- John Gould

'Excellent - Have gained much more confidence from this course that I can use tomorrow in practice.'

- Tracey Whitehouse

‘Been meaning to contact you to say how useful the webinar was. I'm not very technical but found it easy to do & the information & the way it was presented was great.'

- Louise Mills

'Excellent course, pasionate speaker and extremely useful practical sessions. In only 2 days feel enormously more confident.'

- Topasz Koch

‘Re capping my knowledge was most useful and I found the multiple choice questions helpful to check I had understood what was discussed.’

‘I have more awareness of patient monitoring, value of cardiac monitors, importance of understanding what the monitor is recording and showing.’

'The course content far exceeded my expectations. Refreshing to cover a subject in such depth & detail. Also was by far the best lecturer I have come across & thoroughly enjoyed my dat. Would recommend this course to every nurse with a interest in dentistry.'

- Claire Francis

'Really interesting and clinically relevant course. Good to use practical cases rather than just bland repetition of what is in the notes. Jane very approachable and interesting to listen to.'

- Geraldine Young

'Excellent speaker. Clear concise and relevant information. Fascinating insights. I found the whole day most enjoyable.'

- Andrew Chivers

'Fantastic course, really helpful image filled lectures to cement the images in your brain. Great hands on practical experience. Feel ready to take on my next Endoscopy.'

- Helen Dearing

‘Thoroughly enjoyed it. Gained confidence in common approach and decision making. Good balance of theory and practical.’

- Philip Perring

'Have used information from your PSS topic to help with a kitten with a shunt and neurological / fitting info for several epileptic / neurological patients. The best bit is being able to return to it when you like.' 'Found the CPD on osteosarcsoma particularly useful when discussing with owners about survival rates'

‘Fabulous webinar - thank you very much, really useful and enjoyable.’

'The practical sessions were excellent. I feel confident enough to try these in practice. Definitely feel my objectives have been achieved. Lecture sessions were great. Excellent tutor.'

- Helen Stephenson

'This was an excellent course, I now know what I should be doing when scanning hearts so will be scanning many more.'

- Sarah-Jane Eastman

‘Just wanted to say I find the webinars a very good way of topping up my CPD, although I can rarely listen to them live. I particularly liked the cat vaccination webinar I have just listened to, very informative and practical.’

- Robert Lee

'I now feel totally confident to go ahead with endoscopic techniques and get useful information to help improve our service to our clients.'

- Jane Barwick-Nesbit

‘This was a brilliant webinar. Enjoyed it very much and learned a lot too. Thank you for doing this. Dr. Eatwell really has the right feel for those precious creatures.’

- Irina Weese

'Superb - I feel more confident now caring for tortoises and communicating with keepers to ensure correct husbandry. Learning techniques such as O-tubing extremely valuable.'

- Lynne Faulconbridge

‘Just like to say it was a very informative series and I am now more confident and skilled when performing abdominal ultrasounds. Thank you.’

‘Such a well put together through presentation that I have already been able to transfer across into using daily at work :) Excellent use of still images and videos to show what we should be aiming to see or how to find.’

‘I would just like to say how useful the webinar on the Diabetic Ketoacidosis was - the hour just flew by - I had to watch it yesterday as I was unable to watch it live - very good! Thanks.’

‘Thanks Martha for the webinar yesterday - my first! It was a good use of time which in my life is very important.

- ‘Simon DeVile

'Very enjoyable. Excellent opportunity to practice practical skills. Thorough, explanation and keen tutors.'

- Georgina Kendall

‘My confidence to deal with those weekend chest films on my own is hugely enhanced. Good notes and good film reading practice.’

‘Just for the record - I think this is a wonderful service.’

‘Thought Jonathan Dyce's webinar was excellent, it’s the best one I've attended yet. It was very focused and very relevant to day to day orthopaedics.’

‘I found the Feline Urethral Obstruction webinar very informative, practical and useful. I will probably change the way I manage these cases from now on and pass the new information on to my colleagues.’

- Sarah Topcu

‘I enjoyed your webinar about post hibernation of tortoises. It was easy to follow and very informative, not having extensive knowledge of this. It left me feeling a lot more confident about dealing with such a case. So thank you.’

- Tim Dannatt

‘Course excellent and best instructional U/S course I've attended.’

'I am amazed at how much we have achieved in just 2 days. I'm looking forward to level 2 now. I will be a lot more confident at using ultrasound in future.'

- Emma Mapletoft

'I find having whole days away doing CPD very difficult to manage with young children. Now I do CPD when it suits me in smaller units.'

‘Mark very clear and explains things in ways that are not only easy to understand but enable me to work out problems from the underlying principles.’

‘Just a note to say thank you for enabling me to access the webinar. I thought Kevin’s talk was both interesting and informative and found the study regarding changing osmolality through the duration of the hibernation period particularly fascinating.’

- Sue Beck

‘Very informative, clear and easy to follow presentation. Extremely accessible way of clocking up those CPD hours and keeping up to date and refreshing knowledge.’

‘I have just attended the webinar on feline urethral obstruction: it has been super! Martha has been really useful and clear. ‘

- Paola Fognani

‘I greatly enjoyed the webinar and found lots of useful information.’

'I performed a superficial caudal epigastric skin flap on a dog who had tried to jump a barbed wire fence causing a massive skin deficit in her groin. I would not have been confident to do this without the video on Keysteps online which shows step by step how to do this technique and explains complications that can occur. I don't think I would have had a successful outcome without the knowledge that Keysteps gave me.'

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