Official Controls Qualification
(Veterinary) OCQ(V)

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Face-to-face courses

Revalidation courses

OCQ(V) - SS is due for revalidation by OVs with grandfather rights by 31st March 2018. In preparation for this deadline there is now the option to complete this revalidation course in a face-to-face environment for those OVs who prefer this style of learning.

This option is instead of the online learning course and delegates will still be required to pass the online exam and upload CPD and case logs.

The course will all be a three hour, half day session. Refreshments will be provided

Cost: £179 plus VAT

Venue: Swindon:

Thursday 8th March

09.30am to 12.30pm - Statutory Surveillance (SS)

(Please note this price varies from online coursesclick here for full details on fees)

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Reserve your place by calling the Improve International team on 0330 202 0380, or emailing us at


Following the APHA announcement, that the export related revalidations have been postponed, these courses have been cancelled and any fees will be refunded.

Registered users

NEW. OCQ(V) – EQ. (Equine) is available for enrolment

The equine export qualification OCQ(V) – EQ is now available. Specialist Equine OVs who hold OCQ(V) – UX can select either UX OR EQ at revalidation. Please contact Improve International on 0330 202 0380 if you would like to be transfered from UX to EQ for your revalidation.

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