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Signing in at CE Events

Not all registrations are received! Aside from human error, faxes can fail and emails can be flagged as spam. If your name is not on our sign-in list at the seminar, please add it to the bottom, when you arrive.

Your name may also not be on the list if you registered after the deadline.

If you are unsure whether we received your registration and haven’t received a confirmation email, please email info@easav.ca within 5 days of your event.

If you want to attend an event and your registration status is unknown; please come! We do accept at-the-door registrations. Late fees may apply.

Attention office managers

If you would like to use a credit card to pay for your staff member's CE, you must create an account for each one of them before you register them under your own account. Please ensure each one has their own email address and that they have not already signed up themselves before entering their information.

If you would prefer not to use a credit card to pay, you can fax (780)757-7865 or email the registration information to info@easav.ca and send payment by cheque to Box 31029, Namao Centre, Edmonton AB T5Z 3P3. Alternatively you can send payment by cash or cheque to the seminar with one of your staff members.

We can only take credit payments when you use our online payment system yourself.

Upcoming CE Seminars & Events

Start DateEvent Name 
July 28, 2022

09-10-2022 LivingWorks Start Online Suicide Prevention Training

This course is for those who cannot attend one of our live webinars: How to talk about suicide on Sept 11 and October 25.

Please register for the event timing/style of your preference at the separate events listed on our website.
This event is the one that is highlighted below. 

Webinar dates:


Sunday, September 11, 2022 from 9-11 am MST
Tuesday, October 25, 2022 from 7-9 pm
LivingWorks Start course - on demand

Click here to learn more about this course.

Fees: 
EASAV/CAVM members, non-member vets & support staff: Free
Click the Register button to register for this event.

Don't have a profile on our website? You can create one now for free!  
You don't need one to create a profile, but EASAV does has 2 membership categories available for those who want to save money on CE with us!


Voting members 
($130/year - AbVMA Vets only)
Associate members: ($75/year - for RVTs. AHTs and out-of-province/unregistered vets)


Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website! Registrations can also be made by email to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Email info@easav.ca or call (780) 970-3728

August 26, 2022

08-26-2022 Backcountry Camping Retreat

EASAV/CAVM members and past volunteers are invited to attend:

EASAV Backcountry Camping Retreat at Y-Knott Ranch

Dates:
 Friday, August 26 - Sunday, August 28

Check in: Friday after 4 pm
Check out: Sunday @ 3 pm

Location: Y-Knott Ranch
Address: 8012 TWP 505, North of Drayton Valley, Alberta, T7A 2A2

Online registration is limited to EASAV?CAVM members.
Past volunteers must email the registration form to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865.

All campers are responsible for their own food and water for the weekend. Collaboration with other guests is encouraged.

Admission is free to EASAV & CAVM members, families & guests. Dogs are welcome to attend.
Trail rides available for additonal fee.
Event is limited to 50 people.

Click on Details to get full weekend event details!



September 8, 2022

09-08-2022 Selling your veterinary practice

Selling your veterinary practice in today's robust market

Speaker:
 Sam Tarrabain, CPA, CA
Date: Thursday, September 8, 2022; Registration deadline: Monday, September 5, 2022

Webinar platform: Zoom
Time: 7 - 8 pm MDT
This webinar will also be recorded and available for streaming following the webinar date!

AbVMA-approved for 1 hour CE credit

Registrations: Online registrations are preferred. Fax and email registrations also accepted.
Fees: This is free to all who want to attend, courtesy of MNP

If you do not yet have a profile, you will need to create one for yourself. Signing-up is free.

EASAV now has 2 membership categories! Voting Members ($130/year - AbVMA vets only) and Associate Members ($75/year - for AHTs (Incl RVTs) and out of province or unregistered veterinarians)!

Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website!

Registrations can be made online or by email (info@easav.ca)/fax to (780)757-7865


Questions? Contact Smokey Walters at info@easav.ca or call (780)970-3728

September 11, 2022

09-11-2022 How to talk about suicide

Speaker: Jenna Wray, Engagement Coordinator at the Centre of Suicide Prevention in Calgary

We will be hosting 2 separate webinar dates and providing access to the LivingWorks Start course on demand, for those who cannot attend a live session. 
Please register for the event timing/style of your preference at the separate events.
This event is the one that is highlighted below. 

Webinar dates:


Sunday, September 11, 2022 from 9-11 am MST
Tuesday, October 25, 2022 from 7-9 pm
LivingWorks Start course - on demand

Click on details for full course details & to download event announcement!

Fees: free to everyone
Click the Register button to register for this event.

Don't have a profile on our website? You can create one now for free!  
You don't need one to create a profile, but EASAV does has 2 membership categories available for those who want to save money on CE with us!


Voting members 
($130/year - AbVMA Vets only)
Associate members: ($75/year - for RVTs. AHTs and out-of-province/unregistered vets)


Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website! Registrations can also be made by email to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Email info@easav.ca or call (780) 970-3728

September 25, 2022

09-25-2022 Communication: The Language of Success

Speaker: Jayne Takahashi, DVM, MBA

Date: Sunday, September 25, 2022
Time: 9:00 - 4:00 pm MST (includes breakfast & lunch)
This in-person seminar will be recorded & available for streaming at a later date. 

Topics: 1. We need to talk 2. Why don't we see eye to eye? 3. Bark! Meow! 4. You are the client!
Click on details for full course details & to download event announcement!

Fees: EASAV & CAVM members: $105    Non-member vets: $175    Support Staff: $115
Click the Register button to register for this event.
Videos of all of our seminars are available through our video library.

Don't have a profile on our website? You can create one now for free!  
You don't need one to create a profile, but EASAV does has 2 membership categories available:
Voting members
($130/year - AbVMA Vets only)
Associate members: ($75/year - for RVTs. AHTs and out-of-province/unregistered vets)


Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website! Registrations can also be made by email to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Email info@easav.ca or call (780) 970-3728

October 25, 2022

10-25-2022 How to talk about suicide

Speaker: Jenna Wray, Engagement Coordinator at the Centre of Suicide Prevention in Calgary

We will be hosting 2 separate webinar dates and providing access to the LivingWorks Start course on demand, for those who cannot attend a live session. 
Please register for the event timing/style of your preference at the separate events.
This event is the one that is highlighted below. 

Webinar dates:


Sunday, September 11, 2022 from 9-11 am MST
Tuesday, October 25, 2022 from 7-9 pm
LivingWorks Start course - on demand

Click on details for full course details & to download event announcement!

Fees: free to everyone
Click the Register button to register for this event.

Don't have a profile on our website? You can create one now for free!  
You don't need one to create a profile, but EASAV does has 2 membership categories available for those who want to save money on CE with us!


Voting members 
($130/year - AbVMA Vets only)
Associate members: ($75/year - for RVTs. AHTs and out-of-province/unregistered vets)


Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website! Registrations can also be made by email to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Email info@easav.ca or call (780) 970-3728

November 3, 2022

11-03-2022 Crucial Procedures Lecture

This is a virtual webinar which will be recorded and available for streaming at a later date. Prior attendance to the webinar is mandatory for attendance to the lab on November 20.

Speaker:
 Marie Holowaychuk, DVM, DACVECC, CYT

Date: Thursday, November 3, 2022
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm MST 


Topics: Videos and commentary will be used to demonstrate techniques most commonly used in the ER setting, such as intraosseous catheter placement, pericardiocentesis, thoracocentesis, chest tube placement, orogastric intubation, gastric trocarization, as well as nasal and esophagostomy feeding tube placement.

Fees: EASAV & CAVM members: FREE    Non-member vets/RVTs: $26.25   

Click the Register button to register for this event.
Videos of all of our seminars are available through our video library.


Don't have a profile on our website? You can create one now for free!  
You don't need one to create a profile, but EASAV does has 2 membership categories available:
Voting members ($130/year - AbVMA Vets only)
Associate members: ($75/year - for RVTs. AHTs and out-of-province/unregistered vets)


Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website! Registrations can also be made by email to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Email info@easav.ca or call (780) 970-3728

November 20, 2022

11-20-2022 Crucial Procedures 9 AM Wet lab

This wet lab is in conjunction with the lecture being hosted by webinar on November 3, 2022. Attendance to the lecture is mandatory prior to attending the lab. This lab is AbVMA, SVMA & CVBC-approved for 3 hours CE credit. 

Speaker: Marie Holowaychuk, DVM, DACVECC, CYT

Date: Sunday, November 20, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm MST 
24 spots available: 2 attendees/cadaver.
An afternoon lab session will be opened up if the morning spaces fill up.

Topics: During the lecture portion of this session, videos and commentary will be used to demonstrate techniques most commonly used in the ER setting, such as intraosseous catheter placement, pericardiocentesis, thoracocentesis, chest tube placement, orogastric intubation, gastric trocharization and nasal and esophagostomy feeding tube placement. These procedures, as well as venous cutdown, will be demonstrated and practiced on cadavers during this lab.

Veterinarians and RVTs are encouraged to attend and will gain confidence to prepare for or perform these tasks in the general or emergency practice setting. 

Fees: EASAV & CAVM members: $335         Non-member RVTs: $355        Non-member vets: $385   
The lecture cost in included with the lab. If registering for the lab, DO NOT register for the lecture prior to paying online as you may be charged more. 

Click the Register button to register for this event.

Videos of all of our seminars are available through our video library.

Don't have a profile on our website? You can create one now for free! 
You don't need one to create a profile, but EASAV does has 2 membership categories available:

Voting members ($130/year - AbVMA Vets only)
Associate members: ($75/year - for RVTs. AHTs and out-of-province/unregistered vets)
Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website! Registrations can also be made by email to info@easav.ca or fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Email info@easav.ca or call (780) 970-3728

December 7, 2022

12-07-2022 "Urine" for a treat!

"Urine" for a treat!

Speakers:
 Cathy Wagg, BSc, DVM, DACVP (clinical) & Angelica Galezowski, BSc, DVM, MVetSc, DACVP (clinical)
Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2022; Registration deadline: Sunday, December 4, 2022

Webinar platform: 
Zoom
Time: 7 - 9 pm MDT
This webinar will also be recorded and available for streaming following the webinar date!
CVBC, SVMA & AbVMA-approved for 2 hours CE credit

Registrations: Online registrations are preferred. Fax and email registrations also accepted.
Fees: This is free to EASAV & CAVM members and support staff who do not require CE credits!
Non-member vets/techs: $25
Please use the fax or email registration options for any support staff who do not require CE credits!

If you do not yet have a profile, you will need to create one for yourself. Signing-up is free.
EASAV now has 2 membership categories! Voting Members ($130/year - AbVMA vets only) and Associate Members ($75/year - for AHTs (Incl RVTs) and out of province or unregistered veterinarians)!

Anyone with a user profile can register & pay for multiple people at once. Those being registered must have profiles on our website!

Registrations can be made online or by email (info@easav.ca)/fax to (780)757-7865

Questions? Contact Smokey Walters at info@easav.ca or call (780)970-3728