CPD Solutions has launched a new PgCert in small animal dentistry.

The course starts in October 2019 and lasts 12 months. 

The programme is based around nine days of expert-led small group hands-on practical sessions at CPD Solutions' Training Centre near Birmingham, where participants will develop their existing dentistry skills and learn new techniques. 

The company says decision-making is a key focus, as is reflective application of new skills in practice.

CPD Solutions says its PgCerts have unique benefits and differences from other options available, specifically that:

  • its courses have a stronger emphasis on practical training with all attendance sessions of a practical nature, and no lecture days. 

  • its attendance days are grouped into three sessions rather than the more common monthly attendance.

  • its programme runs for 12 months, as opposed to many of the alternatives which run for 2-5 years.

Susie Coughlan, Managing Director at CPD Solutions, said: "Our experience is that vets get the most out of hands-on practical training in a structured and supportive environment, combined with reflective application of their new skills in practice.

"We set out to replicate this with the new PgCert in Small Animal Dentistry – all attendance sessions are practical, and the course provides support for developing reflective work-based learning that vets can then use throughout their careers. The format is in keeping with the RCVS CPD focus on outcomes based learning and critical reflective practice."

For more information, ring 0151 328 0444 or visit www.pgcertdent.com


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