Non-interactive CE Catalog

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Non-interactive CE Catalog
November 1, 2017 (published) | January 7, 2021 (revised)
Barb Burri; Peggy Hall


Information about the VIN/VSPN Course Catalogs. Courses open for enrollment to Veterinarians. Courses open for enrollment to Veterinary Support Staff. Non-interactive (self-study) courses open for enrollment to VIN and/or VSPN members.     

Non-Interactive Course Catalog

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Non-Interactive Course Catalog
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Non-interactive courses do not have Real Time Sessions or participant-instructor interaction.
Courses are self-study, self-paced, and only VIN and/or VSPN members may enroll.

VIN 2021 CE Courses



ALTM401-2021: Medicinal Plants: Tips on Identification, Preparation, and Use Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Sandra Mitchell, DVM, ABVP Feline, ABVP ECM
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-42169).
CE Credits: 3
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $69

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 126

DRIP001-2021: Opioid 411 (1 CE Hour) Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Lance Roasa, DVM, MS, JD
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians as a non-interactive course (RACE 20-800670).
CE Credits: 1
Tuition: VIN Member $23

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 126


DRIP002-2021: Opioid 411 (2 CE Hour) Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Lance Roasa, DVM, MS, JD
Christopher G. Byers, DVM, DACVECC, DACVIM(SAIM), CVJ
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians as a non-interactive course (RACE 20-763421).
CE Credits: 1
Tuition: VIN Member $23

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 126


EXOT012-2021: Guinea Pig Basics Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Sandra Mitchell, DVM, ABVP Feline, ABVP ECM
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 20-806528).
CE Credits: 2
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $46

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 126


EXOT317-2021: Backyard Poultry Basics Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: G. Lynne Luna, DVM, MAM
Course Dates: January 1-June 30, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-38830).
CE Credits: 3.5
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $81

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 195


LAMS300-2021: Hyperglycemic Camelids Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Stacey Byers, DVM, DACVIM
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-43951).
CE Credits: 1
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $23

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 126


MULT220-2021: Veterinary Forensics Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Jennifer Woolf, DVM, MS (Veterinary Forensics)
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-43993).
CE Credits: 5
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $115

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 195


MULT310-2021: Cats and Calcium: A Review of Feline Hypercalcemia Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Audrey Cook, BVMS, MRCVS, Dip ACVIM, ECVIM, ABVP (Feline)
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-43321).
CE Credits: 2
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $46

Course Facilitator: Moreka Beckelic (Moreka@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 754


NUTR110-2021: Canine and Feline Nutritional Tools Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Catherine Lenox, DVM, Diplomate ACVN
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-42306).
CE Credits: 2.5
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $58

Course Facilitator: Michelle Staton (MichelleS@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 176


PHAR108-2021: Dispensing Legend Drugs in Florida Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Heather Lindell Tally, PharmD, BS, RPh, DICVP, FSVHP
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN Members
Accreditation: This course does not qualify for AAVSB RACE approval. This course has been approved for veterinarians by the State of Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation Board of Veterinary Medicine and fulfills the 2-hour requirement for Laws and Rules in Florida. (FL Provider License #: ).
CE Credits: 1
Tuition: VIN Member $23

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (Debbie@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 756


PHAR109-2021: Laws and Rules Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine in Florida Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Heather Lindell Tally, PharmD, BS, RPh, DICVP, FSVHP
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN Members
Accreditation: This course does not qualify for AAVSB RACE approval. This course has been approved for veterinarians by the State of Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation Board of Veterinary Medicine and fulfills the 2-hour requirement for Laws and Rules in Florida. (FL Provider License #: PVD223).
CE Credits: 2
Tuition: VIN Member $46

Course Facilitator: Debbie Friedler (Debbie@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 756


PHAR205-2021: Effective Decontamination Techniques for Toxicant Exposures Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Sharon Gwaltney-Brant, DVM, DABVT, DABT, PhD
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 20-806536).
CE Credits: 1.5
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $35

Course Facilitator: Ciara Fiack (Ciara@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 126


PHAR304-2021: Veterinary Feed Directive and Other US Regulations Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Lauren Eichstadt Forsythe, PharmD, FSVHP
Course Dates: January 1-November 11, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-38940).
CE Credits: 2
Tuition: VIN Member $46

Course Facilitator: Peggy Hall (Peggy@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 195


PRAC113-2021: Practice CEnts Module 1: Basic Accounting Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Jon C. Dittrich, MBA
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-39838).
CE Credits: 4
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $92

Course Facilitator: Jennifer Boyle (JenniferB@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 169


PRAC213-2021: Practice CEnts Module 2: Accounting and Financing Tools Self-Study
Format: Self-Study

Presenter: Jon C. Dittrich, MBA
Course Dates: January 1-December 31, 2021

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN/VSPN Members
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-42997).
CE Credits: 6
Tuition: VIN/VSPN Member $138

Course Facilitator: Jennifer Boyle (JenniferB@vin.com) 800.846.0028 ext 169




Additional courses will open for enrollment soon!!

 

  • EXOT015-2021: Rat Basics Self-Study
    -awaiting RACE approval
  • EXOT016-2021: Rabbit Basics Self-Study
    -awaiting RACE approval



VSPN 2021 CE Courses

VSPN Courses are open for enrollment when the course title shows a link to the information page


STAF121-2021: Veterinary Medical Terminology-The Basics
Format:
 Non-Interactive

Presenter: Barb Burri, MEd, MBA, CVT, LVT
Course Dates:January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Basic
Audience: Front desk/client service staff, veterinary assistants, and veterinary technician students and concentrates on decoding veterinary medical terms.
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-37483).
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: $42


TECH209-2021: Feline Diabetes Mellitus Nutrition
Format:
 Non-Interactive

Presenter: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition)
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Advanced
Audience: Veterinary support staff, especially those working toward their VTS in Nutrition.
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-30449).
CE Credits: 2

Tuition: $42


TECH277-2021: Parasitology of Dogs and Cats
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Barbie M. Papajeski, MS, LVT, RLATG, VTS (Clinical Pathology)
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Basic
Audience: Veterinary support staff
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-35226 ).
CE Credits: 6

Tuition: $126


TECH222-2021: Feline Obesity
Format:
 Non-Interactive

Presenter: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition)
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Advanced
Audience: All veterinary staff, especially those working toward their VTS in Nutrition
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-37703 ).
CE Credits: 2.5

Tuition: $53


STAF153-0221: Hiring for Aptitude and Attitude
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Rebecca Rose, AAS, CVT
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: This course is geared toward those working as practice managers and/or toward their CVPM, but is open to any VSPN or VIN Member wishing to focus on team members as assets of their clinic, increasing efficiency and leveraging.
Prerequisites:  This course assumes some basic understanding of calcium homeostasis and the consequences of hypercalcemia in feline patients.
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinarians and veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course (RACE 22-39127).  This course has been approved by the VHMA for CVPM credits (VHMA 12-25).
CE Credits: 3

Tuition: $63


TECH278-2021: Farm Animal Parasitology
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Barbie M Papajeski MS, LVT, RLATG, VTS (Clinical Pathology)
Course Dates:
January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions:
None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites:  This course is geared toward veterinary assistants and technicians in working with farm animals.
Accreditation: This course is approved by RACE for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-39420)
CE Credits: 3.5

Tuition: $74


TECH202-2021: Hepatic Lipidosis Nutrition 
Format:
Non-Interactive

Presenter: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition)
Course Dates:
January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions:
None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Advanced
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites:  This course is designed for those credentialed veterinary technicians pursuing their VTS-Nutrition or those experienced veterinary technicians (and their veterinarians) with a high level of nutritional knowledge in canines and felines.
Accreditation: This course is has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-39418)
CE Credits: 1.0

Tuition: $21


TECH174-2021: Blood Chemistry in the Canine and Feline 
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition)
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions:
None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites:  This course is focused toward those veterinary personnel who are familiar with laboratory testing and equipment. This course will not cover how to use specific pieces of equipment, but rather help staff identify how to improve sample collection and tests available, and testing procedures to result in more reliable results.
Accreditation: This course is has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course. (22-39417)
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $32


TECH214-2021: Canine and Feline Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition)
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Advanced
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-39419 )
CE Credits: 1.5

Tuition: $32


TECH309-2021: Feline Heartworm Disease
Format:
Non-Interactive

Presenter: Ann Wortinger, BIS, LVT, VTS (ECC, SAIM, Nutrition)
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is focused towards veterinary staff members looking for a greater understanding of feline heartworm disease

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-37231)
CE Credits: 1

Tutition: $21


TECH279-2020: TECH279-2021: Equine Anatomy and Exams
Format:
Non-Interactive

Presenter: Sue Loly, LVT, VTS-EVN
Course Dates:
January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is focused towards the unique external and internal anatomy of equines. An understanding of how common body tissues like muscles and internal organs function is recommended before beginning this course. Additionally, this course will focus on the equine exam and differences in various advanced exams.

Accreditation: This course has been submitted for RACE approval for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-41571)
CE Credits: 3

Tutition: $63


TECH316-2021: Sterilization is Instrumental - Beating the Bugs
Format:
Non-Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Surgery), FFCP
Course Dates:
January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc. - actively interested in proper sterilization of surgical instruments.

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course. (22-39472)
CE Credits: 1.5

Tutition: $33


TECH284-2021: Equine Surgery and Equipment
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Shana Lemmenes, CVT, VTS-EVN
Course Dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc. - actively interested in proper sterilization of surgical instruments.

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course. (22-41698) 
CE Credits: 2.5

Tutition: $52.50


TECH325-2021: It’s Catchy! Infection Control for the Veterinary Practice
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Surgery), FFCP
Course dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc..

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course. (22-42105 )
CE Credits: 1

Tutition: $21


TECH331-2021: Role of the Veterinary Surgical Scrub Tech
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Surgery), FFCP
Course dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc..

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course. (22-42596 )
CE Credits: 1

Tutition: $21


TECH332-2021: Oh Sew Easy! Understanding Suture Materials
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Surgery), FFCP
Course dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc..

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-42597)
CE Credits: 1

Tutition: $21


TECH333-2021: Waste Anesthetic Gases - The Invisible Threat
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Surgery), FFCP
Course dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc..

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-42998)
CE Credits: 1

Tutition: $21


TECH336-2021: Anesthetic Monitors—Understanding Their Use & Limitations
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia, Surgery), FFCP
Course dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Intermediate
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc..

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(22-43758)
CE Credits: 1

Tutition: $21


TECH341-2021: Zoonotic Diseases
Format: Non-Interactive

Presenter: Melissa Evans, LVT, VTS (ECC)
Course dates: January 2 - December 31, 2021
Real Time Sessions: None. Participants are expected to progress through the course materials at their own pace within the allotted course-open time period.

Level: Basic
Audience: VIN and VSPN members
Prerequisites: This course is open to veterinary technicians/technologists, support staff, etc..

Accreditation: This course has been RACE approved for veterinary technicians/technologists as a non-interactive course.(20-764539)
CE Credits: 3.5

Tutition: $74


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