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Animal Health Training Courses

IPI Academy provides a wide range of animal health training courses that will give you access to leading experts and the latest information within this field. The regulations that apply to veterinary medicines are complex and our series of courses will help you comply with the regulations for a successful market strategy. 

The animal health industry is a growing and constantly changing market as the result of new opportunities, legislation and regulation in veterinary medicines, vaccines, animal feed and feed additives. To be competitive in this field it is essential to keep up-to-date with the global regulatory requirements and have access to experts who interpret these requirements and provide practical advice on application.  We provide training from an introductory to an advanced level in this area of life science.

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A Regulatory Update on Animal Feed and Feed Additives in the EU, USA and China


Annual two-day regulatory update on animal feed and feed additives in the EU, USA and China

  • 12 CPD hours Focused
  • Next: 22-25 Jan 2024 Live online
  • Also: 16-17 Apr 2024 Live online
  • Also: 18-19 Jul 2024 Live online
  • Also: 16-17 Oct 2024 Live online

Advanced Veterinary Pharmacovigilance

Live online

Including the main requirements of Volume IXB, an update on the proposed EU Regulation (2019/6) on Veterinary Medicinal Products and the impact of Brexit

  • 12 CPD hours Focused
  • Presented by Declan O'Rourke
  • Next: 17-20 Jun 2024 Classroom

The Animal Health Summer School: Working Through Veterinary Drug Development in the EU and USA

Summer school


This practical four-day course provides a comprehensive understanding of veterinary medicine development in the EU and USA.

  • 24 CPD hours Intensive
  • Presented by Andrew Hewitt
  • + 2 more
  • Next: 5-8 Feb 2024 Live online
  • Also: 27-28 Jun 2024 Live online
  • Also: 2-3 Oct 2024 Live online

Introduction to Veterinary Pharmacovigilance

Live online

A basic training course for those working on drug safety in the EU. This course has been designed to provide basic training and a good introduction to those concerned with veterinary pharmacovigilance. *INCLUDES: Interactive workshop and discussion sessions*

  • 12 CPD hours Focused
  • Presented by Declan O'Rourke
  • Next: 18 Mar 2024 Live online
  • Also: 5 Nov 2024 Live online

A Practical Approach to Developing the CMC Package for Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products

New for 2024

Live online

Understanding the chemistry, manufacturing and controls (CMC) requirements for veterinary pharmaceuticals is essential to support successful registration in the EU. Regulations for CMC of veterinary pharmaceuticals are complex and are regularly updated, making pharmaceutical product development challenging. This course is designed to guide you through the essential steps in development of the formulation and manufacturing process, in a manner that will ensure regulatory compliance for clinical trial applications and marketing authorisation applications.

  • Focused
  • Presented by Craig Evans
  • and Dave Parry
  • Next: 11-12 Mar 2024 Live online
  • Also: 11-12 Nov 2024 Classroom

A Practical Approach to Veterinary Vaccine Development and Registration in the EU

Live online, Classroom

This event has been designed to give practical advice and guidance on how to successfully develop market approval in the EU. The programme will take participants through a step-by-step approach to the process and will also provide key guidance on how to maintain MA once achieved.

  • 12 CPD hours Focused
  • Presented by Dr Mel Munro
  • Next: 19-20 Mar 2024 Live online
  • Also: 26-27 Nov 2024 Classroom

Practical Implementation of GCP in Veterinary Field Studies

Live online, Classroom

This seminar will take many aspects of animal health and veterinary research and development through a typical clinical trial, and pay attention to compliance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP) as outlined in the two guidelines on safety and efficacy produced by FEDESA and the CVMP.

  • 12 CPD hours Focused
  • Presented by Donna Taylor
  • and Jenny Webster
  • Next: 1-2 May 2024 Live online
  • Also: 11-12 Sep 2024 Live online

Registration of Veterinary Vaccines in the USA and Canada

Live online

This course will cover some of the most complex yet fundamental aspects of veterinary vaccines licensing by USDA and CFIA including the phased submission process as well as the format and content specifications for the required dossier components.

  • 6 CPD hours
  • Presented by Nick Wills
  • Next: 12-13 Dec 2023 Classroom
  • Also: 4-5 Mar 2024 Live online
  • Also: 26-27 Nov 2024 Classroom

Veterinary Pharmaceutical Submissions in the EU

Live online, Classroom

Presentations will cover the regulatory framework, pharmaceutical, toxicological and pharmacological data, safety risk assessments, pre-clinical and clinical data, critical expert reports and regulatory submissions.

  • 12 CPD hours Focused
  • Presented by Andrew Hewitt
  • + 2 more