Unlock a comprehensive understanding of the dark intersection between human aggression and animal maltreatment.
Renowned forensic entomologist Jason H. Byrd and forensic biologist Susan Underkoffler guide you through the labyrinth of history, the intricacies of legal proceedings, and the societal and familial impacts of these crimes.
Delivered in partnership with The University of Florida, this course is an essential exploration of the resources available and methods for veterinary professionals to effectively respond to cases of cruelty and violence within their communities.
Join a network of passionate professionals by enrolling in Animal Forensics: Cruelty & Interpersonal Violence TimeOnline course and make a meaningful impact in the fight against violence and cruelty.
Interested in enrolling in this Animal + Human Violence TOL course plus the two other Animal Forensics TOL courses we are delivering in 2024 (Crime Scene Processing & Non-accidental Injury)? Enrol at the same time and receive an Animal Forensics bundle discount - Save 25% OFF total course fees. Discount applied in the cart.
Lectures showed a lot of valuable and easy-to-assimilate information.
Carlos Farias Rojas
The Animal Cruelty & Interpersonal Violence course was very well structured. Quizzes were very useful for checking what we have learned.
Dr Gergana Balieva, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, Bulgaria
By successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
- Develop fundamental knowledge of the relationship between animal abuse and interpersonal violence such as child abuse, elder abuse, and domestic violence.
- Identify behaviors indicative or predictive of animal abuse and how to respond when those behaviors are observed.
- Describe how an abuser may use animal abuse as a means of control in a relationship.
- Identify and explore local resources for human and nonhuman victims of domestic violence.
- Animal cruelty and the law
- Animal abuse and domestic violence
- Zoophilia and bestiality/animal sexual abuse
- Child abuse, elder abuse, and animal abuse
- Animal hoarding
- Family violence and the role of the veterinary professional
What is a TimeOnline?
Flexible and accessible online CE
TimeOnline is a quality online education program delivered by veterinary experts, in short, manageable timeframes.
You will be engaging with your tutor/s and other participants through an active discussion forum and other online resources including a set of concise core notes, video presentations, case studies, images, useful links, and interactive quizzes to test your knowledge and complete your CPD requirements. All participants receive an electronic certificate upon successful completion of the course.
Who should enrol?
This course is suitable for qualified veterinarians. Veterinary students are welcome to enrol.
Veterinary nurses/technicians with a special interest in the topic are welcome to enrol in this course. Please be aware that the course is designed for qualified veterinarians and you should consider this in light of your knowledge and experience before you register.
Submitted for RACE Approval - 20 CE hours
This course has been
resubmitted for RACE approval. We anticipate it will get approved for 20 CE hours of continuing education. Participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call CVE +61 2 9351 7979 for further questions.
Course Partner - The University of Florida
The CVE has partnered with the University of Florida to deliver a series of short online courses making up the Animal Forensic Continuing Education Program.
| Price including
10% loyalty discount**
|Recent Graduate / Part-time Professional Member
|eMember / Non-Member
*Members include: Practice, Professional and Academic members.
**If you have completed a TimeOnline course in the past 12 months you may be eligible for the 10% loyalty discount. The discount will be automatically applied when you enrol online.