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Infectious Bursal Disease: eLearning

This course is designed for poultry health and industry professionals, including vets and laboratory staff responsible for implementing diagnostic techniques. However, the course also includes interesting and informative modules of all aspects of Infectious bursal disease and will therefore appeal similarly to those with a general interest in the virus pathogenicity and clinical disease, epidemiology and control. The short, accessible nature of the course makes it ideal for vets and those working in the industry who are required to complete CPD as part of their role. This course is prepared in both English (UK) and Simplified Chinese and available for purchase as a highly accessible, online package.

What you need to know

  • Cost: £75 payable via Paypal, Visa or Mastercard (local taxes will be added where applicable).
  • Duration: The course is expected to take 1-2 hours to complete. Once purchased, access to the online material is available for 30 days only.

Learning objectives

The course will provide a thorough understanding of current diagnostic techniques for IBD. The course will also discuss the clinical and pathological signs associated with IBD infection, the transmission of the virus, and the control of the disease.

Course modules

The course comprises of the following modules:

  Module title Duration Test
1. Introductory module 30 minutes 18 questions
2. Pathogenesis and spread of IBDV 10 minutes 8 questions
3. Clinical diagnosis of IBD 10 minutes 9 questions
4. Introduction to laboratory diagnosis 20 minutes 9 questions
5. Disease Control 15 minutes 9 questions

A certificate will be awarded to individuals successfully completing all modules of the course.

About the trainers

The IBD eLearning course was produced and reviewed by subject matter experts working at The Pirbright Institute.

How to apply

To purchase access to this course for one month please email pirbright.training@pirbright.ac.uk. Our training team will be in contact with you to arrange access to our online learning portal where you will be able to purchase the course using PayPal, Visa or Mastercard.


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