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Introduction to Medical Veterinary Acupuncture
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» October 5-7, 2018
Introduction to Veterinary Medical Acupuncture, Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, $2,500.

CRI is pleased to offer the first course in its new Certified Veterinary Acupuncture Therapist program. For a complete description of this new program, please see our CVAT Overview page. •• CREATE PAGE THAT DESCRIBES THE COMPLETE PROGRAM?

Faculty: Bonnie Wright, DVM, DACVAA, CVMA, CVPP, CCRP

Prerequisites: This 3-day course is open to licensed veterinarians only.

This course has 3 classroom days and 16 additional hours of online coursework that must be completed before the first day of class.
Registered students:
Your online coursework hours will be accessed through our Online Coursework page. During the month before your class, visit the Online Coursework page and log in to the online coursework area for this class. A password will be emailed to you approximately 30 days before the start of class. (•• IS 30 DAYS ENOUGH TIME?)

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RACE approval is pending for this course.

Please see the schedule below for the dates of additional modules in this certification program. (•• OR MOVE THIS INFO TO OVERVIEW PAGE?)

Course Fee: $2,500. CCRTs are eligible to receive a 10% discount on the October 5-7, 2018 class. This discount is only available the first time this course is offered.

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Classes are held each day from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm each day at our Wheat Ridge, Colorado location. There is a 1-hour break for lunch. Registered students: Please watch for specific emails about each class as there may be occasional minor changes to class times.

At the end of DAY 3, students are given a take-home, open-book final exam that they have 30 days to complete. Collaboration with fellow classmates is encouraged.

Additional Modules: Additional modules in this certification program are scheduled for (•• LIST ALL THESE DATES?)

  • Module 2: December 7-9, 2018
  • Module 3: March 29-31, 2019
  • Module 1: June 29-July 1, 2019
  • Module 4: August 3-5, 2019
  • Module 2: October 26-28, 2019
  • Module 3: December 13-15, 2019