MANZCVSc Examination Preparation Course for Small Animal Surgery


Small Animal Surgery

Course Overview

Course Highlights

Course Reviews

Course Features:

Course Facilitator

BVSc MVS PG Cert Vet Stud MACVSc (Vet. Emergency and Critical Care; Medicine of Dogs)

Course Fee:

AUD 650

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⭐ Over 100 veterinarians have taken the first step by enrolling in this course,

with a shared goal of optimizing their learning experience and achieving success in the exam.

Frequently Asked Questions

The course aims to prepare veterinarians for examinations leading to Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care.

The course is divided into 16 sections, each corresponding to organ systems, with a variety of study materials. This program is a combination of live online and on-demand lectures, resources and includes comprehensive Module notes, accompanying webinar recordings, resources and Membership-level examinations questions, including key marked answer library.

The materials include literature reviews, clinical studies, case reports, and webinar recordings on relevant topics.

Yes, in May, we offer a live tutorial on examination techniques for both written and viva exams.

Yes, you will have access to live Vet Education free webinars throughout your enrollment.

The course duration is determined by your individual pace and preparation for examinations. You will have access to the course and the resources for 18 months from the day you sign up.

Dr Philip Judge

BVSc MVS PG Cert Vet Clin Stud MACVSc (Vet. Emergency and Critical Care; Medicine of Dogs)

Philip graduated from Massey University in New Zealand in 1992, and spent 7 years in small animal practice before undertaking a 3-year residency in veterinary emergency and critical care at the University of Melbourne in 1998.

Following his residency, Philip worked for nearly 6 years at the Animal Emergency Centre in Melbourne, becoming the Senior Veterinarian at the centre in 2004. In 2006, Philip undertook a 1-year surgical externship before moving to Townsville to take up the position of Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care at JCU. Philip is also co-founder, and director of Vet Education Pty Ltd ( – one of Australia’s leading providers of online continuing education for veterinarians and veterinary nurses.

Philip has published numerous manuals and guides concerning emergency medicine, including a CRI manual, haematology and biochemistry interpretation guide, emergency anaesthesia guide, and a ventilation therapy manual for small animals, in addition to being published in peer reviewed literature.

Philip’s key interests in veterinary science include respiratory emergencies, ventilation therapy, envenomations and toxicology.