CPD Events

NARCH AGM & Education Seminar: 8 October 2017
Venue: The Holiday Inn Hotel, Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XZ 

For directions please click this link: http://www.higuildfordhotel.co.uk/hotel/locations-and-directions.html

 Earlybird Cost: £65 per person for place bookings made before 1st September 2017. Thereafter, the cost will be £80 per person.   

 Please note that we do NOT issue tickets. You will receive an e-mail confirmation and your name will be added to a seminar reservations register.Only RCHs may attend the AGM starting at 09.15. You do not need to buy a ticket if you only wish to attend the AGM. 

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Introduction to Functional Rehabilitation

 What is meant by functional rehabilitation?
- Working together
- Achieving the best possible outcome
- Techniques and equipment
- Combining land based rehabilitation with hydrotherapy
- Contraindications and cautions
- Demonstration and discussion of rehabilitation equipment
- Lifting and transition techiques focussing on spinal injury/paresis patients

Date/Time: Sunday 13th August 2017 9.30am - 1.30pm
Venue: Greyfriars Veterinary Rehabilitation and Hydrotherapy Centre, Guildford
Cost: £100.00

Certificate for 4 hours CPD
Free lunch if you are staying for the afternoon talk - ''Does it hurt?''
Please email training@greyfriarsrehab.co.uk for a booking form.

Does it Hurt - what every hydrotherapist needs to know about pain and managing pain.

Does it hurt?
What every hydrotherapist needs to know about pain and managing pain.
- Pain – what it is and where it comes from
- How we identify pain
- Communicating with owners and vets
- How pain can limit recovery
- Medical management of pain
- Other management options
- The role of hydrotherapists in pain management

Date/Time: Sunday 13th August 2017 2.30pm - 5.00pm
Venue: Greyfriars Veterinary Rehabilitation and Hydrotherapy Centre, Guildford
Cost: £85.00
Certificate for 2.5 hours CPD
Please email training@greyfriarsrehab.co.uk for a booking form.

Regular Canine First Aid Refresher Courses at Locations throughout the North of England (Link)


For details of where the next course will be held visit www.rachelbean.co.uk and contact Rachel on rachelbean@hotmail.co.uk. Courses last about 4 hours and a Certificate of attendance is provided.

First Aid Refresher Courses provided Shannon Blair RVN, RCH
Dogs at Donyatt
TA19 0RG
01460 55151

Duty of Care Pet Services UK
Emma Warren-Brown
35 Lodge Rd, Fetcham, Leatherhead KT22 9QY
07909 966892
First Aid Refresher Courses provided. RCH's should advise this course provider that
you are registered with NARCH, to enable them to tailor your course to
include Hydrotherapy and NARCH-specific first aid topics.


Katie Wilkinson First Aid Courses

First Aid Courses by Katie Wilkinson RVN MBVNA who is based in the West Country. Her courses are directed at the Canine Professional and are a full day in duration. Katie will cover core first aid topics, in addition to Electrocution, Fitting, CPR and Drowning and you will receive a Certificate of Attendance detailing your name, the date, location, number of hours for CPD and signed by Katie Wilkinson RVN MBVNA, as Course Tutor. Please advise Katie when you make contact with her that you are a NARCH Registered Canine Hydrotherapist, so that she may ensure you receive the correct course content.

For Contact details and forthcoming course dates, please contact Katie Wilkinson:

E-mail :  caninefirstaid@yahoo.co.uk

Telephone :  07719 466 328

Facebook for course dates


ChesterGates Veterinary Specialists - Free CPD Events 2016

A range of CPD events run by ChesterGates Veterinary Specialists. For more information click this Link.


Regular Canine First Aid Refresher Courses at locations throughout the UK (Link)

REGULAR CANINE FIRST AID REFRESHER COURSES AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS THROUGHOUT THE UK - contact Sophie Fux at Animal Aiders info@animalaiders.co.uk for a course located near you. Courses cost about £40 and are taught by experienced RVNs or Vets lasting approx. 3 hours. You will receive a certificate of attendance and useful booklet. NOTE : Before you attend a course please make sure you advise Animal Aiders on 01284 811192 that you will require the specially adapted attendance certificate designed specifically for NARCH RCH's.


Diamond - Canine First Aid Courses

We offer 1-day comprehensive Canine First Aid courses that are led and taught by qualified and experienced veterinary surgeons and supported by registered veterinary nurses.

Using both theoretical and practical components combined with both live dogs and simulators, you will learn in a relaxed, supportive and engaging environment with small group sizes and plenty of instructors to allow you to develop your skills and confidence dealing with emergencies. The course covers a comprehensive array of first aid topics including all necessary requirements for NARCH.
Contact us for 2017 course dates which are planned for venues in Worcestershire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire and the West Midlands.
For further details please visit us at www.diamondrcs.co.uk or on Facebook @DRSLtd.

Alternatively please ring us on 01902 238228.

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8 October 2017 - NARCH AGM & Education Seminar, Holiday Inn, Guildford more info

13 August 2017 - Introduction to Functional Rehabilitation plus a talk on pain and pain management, Greyfriars, Guildford