Accreditation for the BSAVA Congress programme

There are up to 135 hours of CPD across the live and on demand programme, approved in the UK and the following International organisations, for CPD accreditation.

CPD can be claimed from the main lecture programme, the keynote lecture, practical rooms, exhibition theatre, and supplementary on-demand stream content. Claim 0.5 CPD points per30 minutes.

CPD Allocation & Certificates

UK CPD is self-certifying and is based as per the following:

20-30 minutes is 0.5 CPD points

50-60 minutes is 1.0 CPD points

Certificates will be sent to registered delegates via email - simply fill in the template with the sessions that you attended live in Manchester or watched via the Virtual Platform between 24th March and 27th May.

If you have not received your certificate, please contact

New Zealand

Accreditation has been approved by the New Zealand Veterinary Association. Accreditation is based on reflective learning. More information can be found by clicking here


The event is recognised by the SVK. 2 formation points may be claimed per live event day, with a total of 6 formation points available.


The programme has been approved for continuing education credit in jurisdictions that recognise RACE approval.

Sessions in the Equality and Diversity module, and the Day in The Life of module are not eligible for RACE accreditation.

Certificates | USA accreditation is based on validation of attendance via BSAVA and the recipient must have a RACEtrack account (which can be requested by clicking here):

  • 15 - 24 minutes is 0.25 CE credit
  • 25 - 49 minutes is 0.5 CE credit
  • 50 - 60 minutes is 1.0 CE credit