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9 February 2021

Agenda for the Education Committee meeting of 9 February 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 the meeting held on 20 November 2020 Papers attached
4 Education Department update Oral report
5 Risk Register Presentation Oral report
6 RCVS COIVD-19 Taskforce update
a) EMS
b) Review of changes to the CPD requirement 
c) SME
Papers attached

a) Update from the CPD Compliance Panel
b) Responsibilities of the CPD Committees

Papers attached
8 Graduate Outcomes
a) VetGDP update
b) VetGDP locum adviers
c) EMS/Clinical Education
i) Minutes of the meeting held on 11 December 2020
ii) New EMS Policy
iii) EMS Database
Papers attached
9 Accreditation Review
a) Minutes of the meeting held on 6 January 2021
b) New EMS standards
Papers attached
10 Primary Qualifications Sub-Committee (PQSC)
a) Report of sub-committee meeting held on 15 January 2021
Papers attached
11 Statutory Membership Examination (SME)
a) 2020 OSCE results
b) Remote based testing
c) EU vets taking the SME
d) Minutes of the SME Board meeting held on 8 January 2021
e) Updated Examination Guidance
Papers attached
12 RCVS Review of Vet School Plans Oral report
13 Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice
a) Minutes from the meeting held on 4 November 2020
b) CertAVP review
Papers attached
14 Specialist Sub-Committee
a) Minutes from the meeting held on 7 January 2021
Papers attached
15 Qualifications approved for inclusion in the Register Papers attached
16 Risk Register
a) Items to add to the Risk Register
Papers attached
17 Student Representatives for EC and PQSC Papers attached
18 Date of next meeting - 11 May 2021