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14 September 2021

Agenda for the Education Committee meeting of 14 September 2021 below.

Unclassified papers for this meeting can be downloaded as one PDF bundle from the ‘Related documents’ box, at the bottom of the page.

Agenda Item Paper Title Category
1 Welcome and Apologies for absence Oral report
2 Declarations of interest Oral report
3 Minutes of meeting held on 11 May 2021 Paper attached
4 Education Department update Oral report

Primary Qualifications Sub-Committee (PQSC)

a) Reports of PQSC meeting held on 16 August 2021
b) Surrey Visitation
c) Glasgow Visitation
d) Melbourne Visitation

Papers attached


a) EMS Database
b) EMS Pilot - initial discussions

Paper attached

Statutory Membership Examination (SME)

a) Outcomes from the 2021 diet
b) Consideration of scores for English language test components

Papers attached
8 Accreditation Standards Consultation Paper attached
9 Veterinary Graduate Development Programme (VetGDP) Paper attached
10 RCVS COVID-19 Taskforce update Paper attached

Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice

a) Minutes from the meeting held on 6 July 2021
b) Remote Synoptic Examinations

Papers attached


a) Update from the CPD Compliance Panel
b) Update from the CPD Policy Working Party

Papers attached

RCVS Review of Vet School Plans

Papers attached

Advanced Practitioner Status (AP)

a) List of Advanced Practitioners
b) Advanced Practitioner Review
c) Advanced Practitioner Statistics

Papers attached

Risk Register

Paper attached

Fellowship Sub-Committee 

Paper attached

Dare of next meeting: 16 November 2021