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12 February 2020 19:30 - 12 February 2020 21:30

Laboratory techniques for Veterinary Nurses

Northwest Veterinary Specialists, Northwest Veterinary Specialists, Sutton House, Ashville Point Sutton Weaver Runcorn Cheshire, WA7 3FW

As RVN’s our role is vital when it comes to handling, running and storing many different patient samples. The correct technique is essential to guarantee an accurate diagnosis. Learn about the common tests we perform in practice and externally, why we perform them and how to interpret the results. Gain important laboratory skills including a short practical session on the microscope.

Learning Objectives

-    Learn about the importance of careful handling, running and storage of laboratory samples.
-    Learnt why we run certain tests in house and in the external lab
-    Understand how to interpret results!
-    Learn how to examine samples under the microscope
-    Understand how we can utilize these skills to improve our nursing


Sophie McMurrough

Intended for Veterinary Nurses


Terms and Conditions: All of our evening courses are catered during the registration period - half an hour before the start of the course.  Please make us aware of any dietary requirements.  If you are unable to attend,please let us know on the contact details below as we may have a waiting list which we can offer places to.

All courses must be paid for in full at the time of booking.

To qualify for an applicable refund, cancellations must emailed to or requested by telephone on 01452 726700. With over 30 days’ notice we will refund 70% of the course fee.  With between 15-30 days’ notice we will refund 50% of the course fee.  No refunds will be provided for cancellations with notice of 14 days or less, however if we are able to resell your place on the course we will provide a full refund.

BSAVA reserves the right to alter the programme or the speaker should this become necessary due to unavoidable circumstances.  BSAVA reserves the right to cancel a course due to unforeseen circumstances.  Registrants should note that the BSAVA member's rate applies only when the person attending the course is a member of the Association.  To qualify for the reduced member's rate for courses, non-members must join BSAVA prior to the course.

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