VSPN Course Catalog

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October 31, 2017 (published) | December 10, 2019 (revised)

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January | February | March 2020


TECH310-0120: Don’t Sweat It, Just Calculate It: Building Confidence with Veterinary Calculations
Format: Audio

Presenter: Justin Chandlr AAS, CVT, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: January 6-January 30, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, January 13 and 20, 2020; 8:00-10:30pm ET

Level: Basic
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-38765)
CE Credits: 3.0

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by December 23, 2019)


STAF182-0120: Stress Management
Format: Audio

Presenter: Heather Howell, RVT, LVT, MBA
Course Dates: January 7, 2020- January 31, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays January 14 and 21, 2020 9:30-11:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians, veterinary technicians, support staff, etc.
Accreditation: This course is approved for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-38832) and is VHMA approved for continuing education.(ID:19-83)
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by December 24, 2019)


EXOT101-0120: Honey Bees - Veterinary Medicine
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: January 9-February 2, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, January 16 and 23, 2020; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians/Technologists
CE Credits: 4

Tuition: Member $92 ($83 early bird special if enrolled by December 26, 2019)
Non-Member $169 ($152 early bird special if enrolled by December 26, 2019)
*Enroll in 2 or more Honey Bee courses on the same day and receive a 15% discount.

Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); ext 195


TECH120-0120: Winter VTNE Preparation Class
Format: Audio

Presenters: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition); Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia); Katy Waddell, LVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia/Analgesia); Tara Woyton, LVT, CVT, BS, MS; Mark Sharpless, RVT, CMAR, RLATG, CPIA
Course Dates: January 9, 2020-March 18, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, January 19, 26, February 2, 9, 16, 23, and March 1 and 8 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-38823)
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $230 ($115 for enrolled AVMA/Canadian accredited VT program students or those who have graduated within 6 months of the course start date, see below). Tuition fees are deeply discounted thanks to a generous grant from the VIN Foundation.


TECH305-0120: Pain Recognition and Assessment
Format:Audio

Presenter: Mary Ellen Goldberg BS, LVT, CVT, SRA, CCRVN, CVPP, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation, Lab Animal Medicine (research anesthesia))
Course Dates: January 15, 2020-February 8, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, January 22 and 29, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-38824)
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by January 1, 2020)


TECH273-0120: Capnography
Format: Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia-Analgesia, Clinical Practice-Exotics)
Course Dates: January 20-February 6, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Monday, January 27, 2020; 8:30pm-10:30pm EDT (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-38767)
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: $42 ($39 early bird pricing if enrolled by January 6, 2020)


TECH281-0120: Avian Handling and Behavior Basics
Format: Audio

Presenter: Sarah Kolb, RVT, VTS-CP (Exotic Companion Animals)
Course Dates: January 29-March 7, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays,February 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2020; 8:30-10 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-38874)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by January 15, 2020)


EXOT105-0120: Honey Bees - Hive Management in Northern Climates
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: January 30-February 16, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursday, February 6, 2020; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians/Technologists
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by January 16, 2020)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by January 16, 2020)
*Enroll in 2 or more Honey Bee courses on the same day and receive a 15% discount.

Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); ext 195


MULT213-0220: Veterinary Forensics
Format:  Audio

Presenters: 
Sharon Gwaltney-Brant, DVM, Ph.D, DABVT, DABT and Adam Stern DVM, CMI-IV, CFC, DACVP
Course Dates: February 4-March 6, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, February 11, 18, and 25, 2020; 9:00-11:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basics
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition:  Member $138  ($124 early bird special if enrolled by January 21, 2020)
Non-Member $231  ($208  early bird special if enrolled by January 21, 2020)

Facilitator: Heather Schoffstall (Heather@vin.com); ext. 116


TECH317-0220: Isolation Nursing
Format: Audio

Presenter: Melissa Evans LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: February 4, 2020-March 6, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, February 11, 18 and 25, 2020, 8:30-10PM ET

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists.(22-39080)

CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by January 21, 2020)


TECH177-0220: Fundamentals of Small Animal Anesthesia Module 1
Format: Audio

Presenters: Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia), Brenda Feller, CVT, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia) and Lee Palmer, DVM, MS, DACVECC
Course Dates: February 6, 2020- March 15, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, February 13, 20, 27 and March 5, 2020; 9:00-11:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists (22-39064).
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $168 ($151 early bird pricing if enrolled by January 23, 2020)

(Enroll in both modules by February 13, 2020 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


BHVR109-0220: An Ounce of Prevention: Behavior Edition
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meredith Stepita DVM, DACVB (Veterinary Behaviorist)
Course Dates: February 14-March 4, 2020
Real Time Session: Sunday, February 23, 2020; 4:00-6:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and veterinary support staff
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by February 2, 2020)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by February 2, 2020)

Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com); ext 126


TECH163-0220: Controlling Controlled Drugs
Format: Audio

Presenter: Philip Seibert, BS, CVT
Course Dates: February 17, 2020-March 19, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, February 24, March 2 and 9, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is RACE approved for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. (22-39034). This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (#VHMA 09-06)
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird pricing if enrolled by February 3, 2020)


EXOT106-0220: Honey Bees - Splits and Swarms
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: February 20-March 8, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursday, February 27, 2020; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians/Technologists
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by February 6, 2020)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by February 6, 2020)
*Enroll in 2 or more Honey Bee courses on the same day and receive a 15% discount.

Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); ext 195


TECH311-0220: ER Bootcamp
Format: Audio

Presenter: Courtney Waxman, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: February 25, 2020-March 27, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays March 3, 10,and 17, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird pricing if enrolled by February 11, 2020)


TECH262-0320: Helping Technicians Provide Physical Rehabilitation for In-Hospital Patients
Format: Audio

Presenter: Maria Maddox, BA, CVT, LVT, CCRP, AMCP, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation)
Course Dates: March 5, 2020-April 12, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, March 12, 19, 26, and April 2, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Vin and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by February 20, 2020)


TECH304-0320: Cardiac Emergencies
Format: Audio

Presenter: Justin Chandlr AAS, CVT, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: March 9, 2020-April 16 2020
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, March 16, 23, 30, and April 6, 2020; 8:30-10:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by February 24, 2020)


TECH155-0320: Reptile Hematology
Format: Audio

Presenters: Jenni Jenkins-Perez, LVT, CVT and Michelle LaBelle-Lake, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: March 11, 2020-April 4, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, March 18 and 25, 2018; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by February 26, 2020)


EXOT104-0320: Honey Bees - Queen Biology
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: March 12-29, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursday, March 19, 2020; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians/Technologists
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by February 6, 2020)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by February 6, 2020)
*Enroll in 2 or more Honey Bee courses on the same day and receive a 15% discount.

Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); ext 195


STAF114-0320: Employee Evaluations and Performance Planning
Format: Audio

Presenter: Heather Howell, RVT, LVT, MBA
Course Dates: March 17, 2020- April 10, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays March 24 and 31, 2020 9:30-11:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. This course will be submitted to the VHMA for CVPM credits.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird pricing if enrolled by March 3, 2020)


TECH315-0320: Misunderstandings in Cardiology
Format:
Audio

Presenter:Kristie Garcia, CVT, VTS(Cardiology)
Course Dates:
March 22-May 6, 2020
Real Time Sessions:

Level:Basic
Audience:
VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation:
This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $ 126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by March 15, 2020)


TECH313-0320: Critical Care Nursing: Following Kirby’s Rule of 20
Format: Audio

Presenter: Courtney Waxman, CVT, RVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: March 31, 2019-May 22, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays April 7, 14, 21, 28, and May 5, and 12, 2020:9:00-10:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by March 17, 2020)


April | May | June 2020


TECH288-0420: What's New in Nutrition?
Format:
Audio

Presenter: Kara M. Burns, MS, MEd, LVT, VTS (Nutrition)
Course Dates:
April 1, 2020-May  2, 2020
Real Time Sessions:
Wednesdays, April 8, 15, and 22, 2020; 8:30-10:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience:
VSPN Members
Accreditation:
This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits:
4.5

Tuition: $95($85 early bird special if enrolled by March 18, 2020)


TECH178-0420: Fundamentals of Small Animal Anesthesia Module 2
Format:
Audio

Presenters: Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia), Brenda Feller, CVT, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia) and Lee Palmer, DVM, MS, DACVECC
Course Dates: April 2, 2020 to May 10,  2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, April 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2020; 9:00-11:00pm ET (USA)

Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists (22-39065).
CE Credits: 8


Tuition: $168 ($151 early bird special if enrolled by March 19, 2020)
Module 1 is a required prerequisite for Module 2 to help ensure a complete understanding of the basic principles of anesthesia before learning how to develop an anesthesia protocol.
(Enroll in both modules by February 13, 2020 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.) ..


STAF183-0420: Compassion Fatigue
Format: Audio
Presenter:Dr. Bre
e Montana, DVM

Course Dates: April 6, 2020-May 21, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, April 13,20,27,and May 4 and 11,2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. This course is being sent for VHMA approval.
CE Credits: 4.5
Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by March 30, 2020)


EXOT107-0420: Honey Bees - Managing Bacterial Disease
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: April 16-May 3, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursday, April 23, 2020; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians/Technologists
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by April 2, 2020)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by April 2, 2020)
*Enroll in 2 or more Honey Bee courses on the same day and receive a 15% discount.

Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); ext 195


TECH120-0420: Summer VTNE Preparation Class
Format: Audio

Presenters: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition); Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia); Katy Waddell, LVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia);Tara Woyton, LVT, CVT, BS, MS; Mark Sharpless, RVT, CMAR, RLATG, CPIA
Course Dates: April 24, 2020-July 8, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, May 3, 10, 17 (no class on May 24 due to Memorial Day), 31 and, June 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $230 ($115 for enrolled AVMA/Canadian accredited VT program students or those who have graduated within 6 months of the course start date, see below). Tuition fees are deeply discounted thanks to a generous grant from the VIN Foundation.


TECH283-0420: Anesthesia in Common Emergencies
Format: Audio

Presenter: Katy Waddell, LVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia/Analgesia)
Course Open: April 30, 2020-June 7, 2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Thursdays, May 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
VSPN CE Course: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by April 16, 2020)


TECH197-0520: Avian Hematology and Cytology
Format:
Audio

Presenters: Jenni Jenkins-Perez, LVT, CVT and Michelle LaBelle-Lake, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: May 6, 2020-June 13, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, May 13,20,27 and June 3, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by April 22, 2020)


TECH260-0520: Dentistry 101
Format:
Audio

Presenter: Mary Berg, BS, LATG, RVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Course Dates: May 12, 2020-June 19, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, May 19, and June 2 and 9, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted to RACE for approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird discount if enrolled by April 28, 2020)
Enroll in both modules by May 19, 2020 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


STAF128-0520: CVPM Preparatory Review
Format:
Audio

Presenter: Julie Singer, LVT, CVPM
Course Dates: May 18, 2020-August 30, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, July 6, 13, and 20, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted to RACE for approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. This course is VHMA approved for CVPM credits. (VHMA #09-03)
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $252 ($227 early bird discount if enrolled by May 4, 2020)


TECH254-0620: Triage
Format: Audio

Presenter: Justin Chandlr AAS, CVT, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: June 4, 2020-July 5 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, June 11, 18, 25, 2020; 8:30-10:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by May 21, 2020)


TECH316-0620: Oncology Cytology
Format: Audio

Presenter: Jenny Cassibry Fisher, RVT, VTS(Oncology)
Course Dates: June 3, 2020-July 11, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesdays, June 10, 17, 24 and July 1, 2020, 8:30-10PM ET

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN and VIN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by May 20, 2020)


TECH261-0620: Dentistry 201
Format: Audio

Presenter: Mary Berg, BS, LATG, RVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Course Dates: June 16, 2020-July 24, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, June 23, 30, and July 7 and 14, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted to RACE for approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by June 2, 2020)
Enroll in both modules by May 19, 2020 and receive a 15% discount off the original course price.


July | August | September 2020


TECH307-0720: Thyroid
Format: Audio

Presenter: Ashley DiPrete, RVT, VTS (SAIM)
Course Dates: July 1, 2020-August 8, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesday, July 8, 15, 22, and 29, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113  early bird pricing if enrolled by June 17, 2020)


TECH263-0720: Under the Microscope-Basic Cytology for Veterinary Technicians
Format: Audio

Presenter: Barbie M. Papajeski, MS, LVT, RLATG, VTS (Clinical Pathology)
Course Dates: July 2, 2020-August 9, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, July 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET(USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 (113 early bird special if enrolled by June 18, 2020)


EXOT108-0720: Honey Bees - Managing Varroa Mites
Format: Audio

Presenter: Meghan Milbrath, PhD, MPH
Course Dates: July 2-19, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursday, July 9, 2020; 8:00-10:00 pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians/Technologists
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: Member $46 ($41 early bird special if enrolled by June 18, 2020)
Non-Member $110 ($99 early bird special if enrolled by June 18, 2020)
*Enroll in 2 or more Honey Bee courses on the same day and receive a 15% discount.

Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com); ext 195


TECH314-0720: Lab Animal Certification Test Review
Format: Audio

Presenter: Mark Sharpless, RVT, CMAR, RLATG, CPIA
Course Dates: July 28-September 4, 2020
Real Time Session Dates: Tuesdays, August 4, 11, 18,and 25, 2020 8:30-10PM ET

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Open to VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by July 14, 2020)


TECH282-0720: Avian Diseases
Format: Audio

Presenter: Sarah Kolb, RVT, VTS-CP (Exotic Companion Animals)
Course Dates: July 29-September 5, 2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Wednesdays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2020; 8:30-10 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for approval by RACE for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CEU Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by July 15, 2020)


STAF167-0720: Moving Through the Ranks: Technician to Supervisor
Format: Audio

Instructor: Kelly Cronin, MBA, BS, RVT, VTS (ECC), PHR
Course Open: July 30, 2020-September 6, 2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Thursdays, August 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level and Prerequisites: This basic course is designed for veterinary technicians and assistants that have been promoted to a management position or would like to pursue management in the future.
VSPN CE Course: This course has been submitted for RACE approval. This course is approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA program #14-01).
CE Credits: 6


Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by July 16, 2020)


STAF173-0820: Inventory, One Size Does Not Fit All
Format: Audio
Presenter:  Julie Singer, LVT, CVPM
Course Dates: August 3, 2020-September 10, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Mondays, August 10, 17, 24, and 31,2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been  submitted for RACE approval. This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits. (VHMA #16-25)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird price if enrolled by July 20, 2020)


TECH227-0920: Anesthesia for Companion Exotic Small Mammals
Format:Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia, Exotic Companion Animal)
Course Dates: September 7, 2020-October 15, 2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Mondays, September 14, 21, 28 and October 5, 2018; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Open to VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by August 17, 2020)


TECH306-0920: Obesity, Weight Management and Physical Rehabilitation in Dogs, Cats and Horses
Format: Audio

Presenter: Mary Ellen Goldberg BS, LVT, CVT, SRA, CCRVN, CVPP, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation, Lab Animal Medicine (research anesthesia))
Course Dates: September 10, 2020-October 4, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Thursdays, September 17 and 24, 2020; 8:00-9:30pm ET(USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird special if enrolled by August 27, 2020)


TECH120-0920: Fall VTNE Preparation Class
Format: Audio

Presenters: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition); Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia); Katy Waddell, LVT, VTS (ECC, Anesthesia);Tara Woyton, LVT, CVT, BS, MS; Mark Sharpless, RVT, CMAR, RLATG, CPIA
Course Dates: September 11, 2020-November 18, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Sundays, September 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1 and 8, 2020; 8:00-9:30 pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 12

Tuition: $230 ($115 for enrolled AVMA/Canadian accredited VT program students or those who have graduated within 6 months of the course start date, see below). Tuition fees are deeply discounted thanks to a generous grant from the VIN Foundation.


STAF183-0920: Cultural Competence and Diversity
Format: Audio

Presenter: Heather Howell, RVT, LVT, MBA
Course Open: September 8, 2020- October 2, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays September 15 and 22, 2020  9:30-11:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Basic
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists. This course will be submitted to the VHMA for CVPM credits.
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63 ($57 early bird special if enrolled by August 25, 2020)


TECH200-0920: CPR
Format: Audio

Presenter: Courtney Waxman, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: September 29, 2020-November 6, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays October 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2020: 9-10:30 PM ET


Level: Basic
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been approved for veterinary technicians/technologists (22-35188).
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126($113 early bird special if enrolled by September 15, 2020)


TECH308-0920: Diabetes
Format: Audio

Presenter: Ashley DiPrete, RVT, VTS (SAIM)
Course Dates: September 30, 2020-November 7, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Wednesday, October 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird pricing if enrolled by September 16, 2020)


October | November | December 2020


TECH237-1020: Anesthesia for the Reptile Patient
Format: Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia, Exotic Companion Animal)
Course Dates: October 12, 2018-November 19, 2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Mondays, October 19, 26 and November 2 and 8, 2020; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Open to VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists. (RACE 22-27635)
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by September 28, 2020)


TECH173-1020: Pharmacology
Format: Audio

Presenters: Darci Palmer, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia and Analgesia)and Courtney Liermann,CVT,LVT, VTS(ECC)
Course Dates: October 28-December 26,2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS):Wednesdays November 4,11,18,(no class on the 25th),and December 2,9 and 16 2020, 8:30-10PM ET

Level:
Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval fo veterinary techncians/technologists.

CE Credits:
9
Tuition: $189 ($170 early bird special if enrolled by October 14, 2020)


TECH292-1120: Anesthetic Complications
Format: Audio

Presenter: Dianne Hudson, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia)
Course Dates: November 3, 2020-December 4, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays, November 10, 17 and 24, 2020; 9:00-11:00pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by October 20, 2020)


TECH235-1120: Anesthesia for the Avian Patient
Format: Audio

Presenter: Jody Nugent-Deal, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia, Exotic Companion Animal)
Course Dates: November 16, 2020-December 24, 2020
Real Time Sessions (RTS): Mondays, November 23, 30 and December 7 and 14; 9:00-10:30pm ET (USA)

Level: Intermediate
Audience: Open to VIN and VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126 ($113 early bird special if enrolled by November 2, 2020)


TECH312-1120: ER Procedures
Format: Audio

Presenter: Courtney Waxman, CVT, VTS (ECC)
Course Dates: November 24, 2020-December 25, 2020
Real Time Sessions: Tuesdays December 1, 8, and 15, 2020: 9:00-10:30pm ET

Level: Basic
Audience: VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course will be submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists.
CE Credits: 4.5

Tuition: $95 ($85 early bird special if enrolled by November 10, 2020)


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