OAVT Professionalism & Ethics Workshop

The P&E workshop is held several times a year – including at the OAVT Conference. This list will be updated as more workshops are added.

Please note that the P&E Workshops START at 9am and FINISH at 4pm.

To register for the P&E Workshop, please go to the specific date in the OAVT Events Calendar. Click on the event and apply as a member or non-member. OR click on the hyperlink attached to the "Where" location.

Upcoming P&E Workshop dates and locations:

WhenWhereRegistration OpensRegistration Deadline 
Sun. Oct. 6, 2019 Brockville August 30 September 19
Sat. Nov. 2, 2019 North Bay August 30 October 11
March 5, 2020 (OAVT 2020 Conference) Niagara Falls TBD TBD
Spring 2020 TBD TBD TBD

 *Please keep in mind that at least 40 participants need to be registered for the Workshop to take place. 

 **The P&E Workshop is intended for students in their FINAL YEAR of a veterinary technology program, Pending Members of the OAVT, or RVTs who want a refresher. First year students should not be taking the Workshop, as they have not yet been taught the materials covered during the Workshop.


OAVT Professionalism and Ethics (P&E) Workshop:

The P&E is required for an individual to obtain their Registered status as outlined in By-Law #2 of the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians. This one-day workshop provides a remarkable opportunity to engage in an interactive learning environment alongside practicing and experienced RVTs. The outcome of the seminar will be to develop an understanding of the professionalism and ethics demanded in our highly specialized profession.

Participants will explore real work situations and challenges of being a professional RVT. Specific goals of this tailored workshop include:

Workshop materials and presentations are facilitated and led by practiced RVTs who help guide the learning process through real case studies and analysis.

Participants appreciate gaining an eye opening understanding of the RVT profession from a perspective that will enable them to feel confident at the workplace, when faced with challenging situations and decisions.

Participants are required to bring a pen/writing materials to make notes and participate in the final survey.

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