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Explore our ‘Student News’ category for the latest updates and insights tailored to the student community. From educational trends and study tips to campus events and student life experiences, stay informed and engaged with content designed to empower and enrich your student journey.

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Remote invigilation – Guidance for CAW students undertaking VetSkill exams

If you are undertaking a VetSkill examination as part of your course, you may be offered the opportunity to undertake it remotely using Proctorio™, a remote examination invigilation system used by VetSkill.

10/04/2024

Introducing our new Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)!

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the newly enhanced VLE, cawpers.com. This latest update is not just an upgrade; it’s a complete overhaul aimed at providing an unparalleled learning experience.

09/04/2024

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Stress Awareness Month 2024

Stress is an unavoidable factor in day-to-day life and we can often find ourselves stuck in ‘fight or flight’ even if we can’t see why; stress can come from our work or our personal life, affecting our mental and emotional states and even leading to physical issues if not managed. April is Stress Awareness Month […]

01/04/2024

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LGBT+ History Month 2024

LGBT+ History Month is back for 2024; every February, the UK celebrates LGBT+ History Month and this year’s theme is Medicine – #UnderTheScope. The theme celebrate LGBT+ people’s contribution to healthcare and medicine throughout history and in present day, including showcasing the work of LGBT+ healthcare staff during the pandemic whilst also considering the difficulties […]

02/02/2024

TP Times is Back!

We are delighted to announce the re-launch of our training magazine, TP (Training Practice) Times. It has been almost 13 years since TP Times has been produced but the need for information and news related to training of both veterinary nurses and support staff is greater than ever. The bi-monthly magazine will be a digital […]

01/02/2024

BSc Veterinary Nursing Students Take Their Skills Abroad!

As part of the elective module, International Veterinary Nursing, three of our BSc (Hons) Veterinary Nursing degree students studying with CAW and Middlesex University, are experiencing veterinary care in Central and South America and the Caribbean!

19/01/2024

BSC Veterinary Nursing Student Honoured with Young Cricket Coach of the Year Award

On 8 December 2023 BSc Veterinary Nursing student Adithi Banerjee was recognised for her outstanding achievements in cricket with the Young Cricket Coach of the Year award; the award was presented by the Middlesex Cricket Association at the Lords Stadium in the annual Middlesex Coaching awards. The ceremony took place in the home dressing room […]

20/12/2023

Student Awards 2023

Student Awards returned this year for the first time since 2019! On Saturday 18 November 2023, staff, students and loved ones gathered at Headland House to celebrate and acknowledge the outstanding achievements of our students, both academic and personal. Barbara Cooper, The College of Animal Welfare’s Principal, opened the event with a speech congratulating the […]

14/12/2023

SVN Congress

Student Veterinary Nursing Congress to launch in 2024

We’re delighted to announce our upcoming Student Veterinary Nursing Congress on Thursday 11 January 2024! New for 2024, this virtual event is exclusive to student veterinary nurses, and aims to provide valuable insights to help students gain more confidence in their role in practice, boost study skills, prepare for OSCEs, and gain further advice and […]

14/11/2023

Dog Grooming Open Morning

Join us at our Dog Grooming Open Morning!

Are you interested in training as a dog groomer? If so, come along to our dog grooming open morning event to find out how you can start your dream career! What’s happening on the day? The Dog Grooming Open Morning is a chance to learn more about our dog grooming courses, view our facilities, meet […]