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Our specialist-led multi-topic programme is back for 2021

Introducing ECC Bitesize Live, our multi-topic programme of flexible and inclusive ECC CPD with streams for both vets and nurses. Each stream comprises six one-hour interactive sessions, which will take place live online and be available on-demand to watch at your leisure.

Delivered by ECC experts, the sessions will help you further your ECC skillsets and knowledge, no matter your level of experience or whether you work in first opinion, OOH or in a hospital setting. The programme will run from May to October with sessions alternating between a vet and vet nurse focus.

With 12 hours of CPD available, it’s £72 for the six-hour vet stream (working out at £12 per session) and £60 for the six-hour vet nurse stream. You can also attend both for £110 (which equals £9.16 per session).

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What you'll learn

Find out more about each session using the dropdown box.
All sessions will be available to watch on-demand after the live event.
Vet Stream Vet Nurse Stream
Damage control resuscitation and the trauma patient
Wed 5 May | Neus Elias
Wed 19 May | Racheal Marshall
‘… thicker than water’ – a practical guide to transfusion medicine
Wed 2 Jun | Serena Bassolino
Managing the ketoacidotic patient
Wed 16 Jun | Helen Rooney
It’s all in your head! Stabilising traumatic brain injury
Wed 7 Jul | Tobias Grave
The OOH GDV – A nurse's perspective from initial phone call to discharge
Wed 21 Jul | Calum Marshall
Hocus POCUS: understanding emergency ultrasound
Wed 4 Aug | David Owen
Recovery of the post-operative brachycephalic patient
Wed 18 Aug | Steven Murphy
Shake 'n' bake: dealing with neurotoxins
Wed 8 Sep | Will Peel
Common reasons that rabbits present at out-of-hours (painful/gut stasis)
Wed 29 Sep | Adam Gregory
Case discussions
Wed 6 Oct | Emma Donnelly
Nursing the neurological patient
Wed 20 Oct | Sheila McLellan


Lecture stream Price (ex VAT)
Veterinary surgeon lectures (6 hours CPD) £72
Veterinary nurse lectures (6 hours CPD) £60
All lecture access (12 hours CPD) £110


Frequently asked questions
  • What: Online for the first time in 2021 as an alternative to our popular ECC Bitesize Roadshow in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re offering 6 hours of CPD for vets and vet nurses alike, with 12 hours available in total. We’ll deliver our one-hour sessions live, but they’ll also be available on demand.  We aim to return our programme of face-to-face CPD events to the UK in 2022.
  • Who: Each stream will be delivered by an ECC expert from Vets Now and is designed to help broaden vets’ and vet nurses’ knowledge of emergency and critical care, no matter their level of experience or whether they work in first opinion, OOH or in a hospital setting.
  • When: Events will take place live between May and October, alternating between a vet and vet nurse focus. Sessions will also be available on-demand to view at a convenient time to you until 31 December 2021.
  • Where: They’re all available online. You can participate during the live event but each webinar will be available to stream too, so you can watch wherever and whenever you like.
  • How much: It’s £72 for the vet stream (working out at £12 per session) and £60 for the vet nurse stream. You can also attend both for £110 (which equals £9.16 per session).
  • If you have any other questions about the event, please contact us at [email protected]