CPD & events calendar

The NZVA is committed to providing and being a facilitator for all high-quality continuing professional development (CPD) for veterinarians in New Zealand.

Scroll through the calendar to see what CPD activities are on offer. If you wish to add a CPD listing or are after our terms and conditions, please scroll below the calendar.

CPD listings with the NZVA accreditation badge have been reviewed by the NZVA CPD team and are deemed as providing high-quality continuing professional development for veterinary professionals across a range of competencies and veterinary fields.

 

April 2024
11 ECC vet basic
Workshop
Practical CPD  
18 Fundamentals of veterinary ophthalmology for small animal practice
Workshop
Practical CPD  
19 Advanced veterinary ophthalmology for small animal practice
Workshop
Practical CPD  
23-24 Mast cell tumours - diagnostic dilemmas and pathological perspectives
Webinar
 
30 InPractice
Graduate event
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
May 2024
3 BOAS
Workshop
Practical CPD  
6 On-farm parasitology skills
Online course (ends 4 August)
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
6 Increase your knowledge and confidence in responding to cases of abuse and family violence
Auckland Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
7 Increase your knowledge and confidence in responding to cases of abuse and family violence
Waikato Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
8 Increase your knowledge and confidence in responding to cases of abuse and family violence
Central (Taupō) Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
8 How to get the most out of your eye examination technique
Taranaki Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
8 Dealing with stressed and abusive clients
Canterbury Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
9 Increase your knowledge and confidence in responding to cases of abuse and family violence
Central (Palmerston North) Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
15

Dermatology
Hawke's Bay Regional Network Meeting

NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
16 Practical dentistry for veterinarians
Workshop
Practical CPD  
22 Empowering veterinary mental health: Part 2
Webinar series (recordings)
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
23 An old dog and new dog derm talk
Wellington Regional Network Meeting
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
June 2024
19 2024 NZVA & NZVNA Annual Conference
Conference
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD
July 2024
22 Empowering veterinary mental health: Part 3
Webinar series (recordings)
NZVA NZVA accredited CPD

 

NZVA Accredited CPD Organisations
Central CPD
Central CPD On-Demand is an innovative online NZVA accredited CPD solution for the whole practice team. Sign up for over 2,500 high-quality CPD videos, including short how-to videos, practical surgical tutorials, academy programmes and longer in-depth learning series – all available to watch anywhere and at any time.
NZVA accredited CPD
Improve Veterinary Education
Postgraduate training and education for veterinarians, nurses and technicians. For information about their available online courses, blended learning programmes and practical workshops visit the NZVA accreditation website.
NZVA accredited CPD

 

CPD listing and accreditation

External providers can apply to have their CPD activities listed on the NZVA CPD calendar and/or to have their CPD accredited by NZVA. To apply for a calendar listing for an external company complete this CPD listing form.

Regional network meetings for NZVA members can be listed on the event calendar by completing this CPD listing form.

To apply for accreditation, go to our CPD accreditation page. CPD activities which are NZVA accredited have the NZVA accreditation stamp on the calendar listing and registration page.

NZVA terms and conditions

Payments
Once registration for a CPD activity has been made, an invoice or GST receipt will be emailed along with confirmation. The invoice must be paid within the payment terms stated on the invoice or within seven (7) days of the event (whichever comes first).

Substitutions
Delegates may nominate an alternative person from their same organisation to attend up to 48 hours before the event, at no extra charge. Should substitution not be possible, cancellation charges will apply. All substitutions must be received in writing.

No shows
If you are a registered for an activity, but do not participate and fail to notify the NZVA prior, no refund will apply.

Cancellations
Cancellations must be in writing. Cancellations received before 21 days before the activity starts will incur a NZ$50 administration fee. Cancellations received within 21 days of the activity start date will incur a 50% fee. Refunds are not available for cancellations received within seven days of the activity start date.

 

Cancellation/Postponement

  1. The NZVA reserves the right to make alterations to a programme, the venue and/or timings.
  2. In the situation where an activity is cancelled by NZVA, a full refund will be made. Liability will be limited to the amount of the fee paid by the delegate.
  3. In the situation where an activity is postponed or the dates being changed, the organiser shall not be liable for any expenditure (e.g. travel and accommodation), damage or loss incurred by the delegate. The delegate will not be penalised for cancelling should the new dates not be suitable.
  4. If any re-arrangement or postponement the event can take place, the registration between the delegate and the the NZVA shall remain in force and will be subject to the NZVA cancellation schedule.

Insurance
It is the responsibility of the delegate to arrange appropriate insurance cover in connection with their attendance at NZVA events. The NZVA cannot be held liable for any loss, liability or damage to personal property.