Course prerequisites, Veterinarians with six months (preferably) large animal practice.
This Veterinary Large Animal Rescue Level 2 – First Responder BARTA accredited course aims to provide both qualification and standardisation of techniques for veterinary professionals attending emergency incidents. This training will equip practicing large animal veterinarians with the skills and knowledge required to work safely at animal related emergency incidents, delivering professional trauma care alongside other agencies and responders.
The course comprises an e-Learning package followed by a case based scenario day.
BARTA is an internationally regarded stakeholder organization that exists to develop best practice in regard to animal related incidents in collaboration with the Fire and Rescue Service, British Veterinary Association (BVA), British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) and the British Cattle Veterinary Association (BCVA). It fulfills the rescue preparedness requirement of the RCVS Equine Practice Standards Scheme.