GP Advanced Certificate in Small Animal Medicine


The General Practitioner Advanced Certificate is accredited by ESVPS and has been developed for veterinary professionals who wish to advance their knowledge, progress their academic qualifications, and gain recognition in their field.

In partnership with Improve International, SCIVAC and Harper Adams University (HAU), the GPAdvCert programme is designed for veterinary surgeons who have already completed a relevant certificate and want to deepen their knowledge. For candidates who don’t hold the GPCert or PgC, alternative routes accrediting their prior certificated or experiential learning are available. Please contact ESVPS for further information.


  • Case diary (15 x 100 word peer-reviewed logs)
  • Reflective essay (500 words)
  • Case studies (5 x 500-1,000 words)
  • Case report (2,500 words)
  • Multiple choice question examination


Please contact ESVPS for information on fees.

Examination and Submission Dates

Information on dates coming soon.

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