AVA Chartered Veterinary Practitioner ™ Overview

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  • Online AVA CVP Education Pathway
  • 2 - 4 years part-time
  • Flexible options for approved CPD requirements for AVA CVP accreditation
  • Available to domestic students
  • Two intakes per year (January and July)
  • Formal application for AVA Chartered Veterinary Practitioner™ 5-year accreditation required
  • Maintenance of accreditation requirements to be undertaken

AVA CVP accreditation purpose

The main purpose of the AVA CVP is to support you as a veterinarian in further developing your professional skills to ensure you have a long and rewarding career.  This accreditation assists in your career progression through increasing job satisfaction and well-being, improving standards of veterinary care and promoting public awareness of your advanced skills as AVA Chartered Veterinary Practitioner™.  One of the unique aspects of the AVA CVP is a focus on the development of personal and professional skills that will maintain well-being and promote a positive workplace environment.  This will be complemented by practical learning that further enhances your clinical skills, critical thinking and evidence-based practices to optimise animal care and One Health.


What will I study?