PG Cert

Veterinary Education, Coaching and Leadership

2-3 years
September 2024
Online learning

Our Veterinary Education, Coaching, and Leadership PGCert is an online course. It's flexible and easy to access. This engaging course is designed for vet professionals, to fit around your existing commitments.

Why study with us

  • High quality digital provision. Created by subject experts and supported by synchronous online activities and personal tutoring.
  • Primarily asynchronous e-learning delivery. Allows flexibility of study around existing work and home commitments.
  • Module by module delivery. Enrol for the full PGCert course over 1 year, or take the individual modules as CPD short courses and collect credits towards a PGCert in your own time.

What you'll do

  • Each module runs over 12 weeks, with two blocks of 5 weeks of online learning material followed by a reading week and assessment.
  • Synchronous online sessions will be delivered during the online learning weeks to support your studies and encourage engagement with other students.
  • You will receive support from academic tutors, personal tutors and professional coaches, to help you to achieve your goals.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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How to apply

Future careers

Designed to support key, transferable skills whether your goal is to progress in veterinary clinical practice or other areas of the veterinary industry.

Fees and funding

Distance Part-time£1000 per 20 credits
Distance Part-timeTo be confirmed per 20 credits

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country to see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Veterinary Medicine

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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