The SAVC resolved on 28 November 2019 to extend the Grandfather clause for a period of six (6) months from the date on which the para-veterinary profession of veterinary physiotherapist was informed of the extension [4 March 2020].
A checklist and all corresponding documents [see LINK]. Documents should be clearly named and numbered as per the checklist;
Detailed mapping of all training and experience against the Veterinary Physiotherapy Day 1 skills template [see LINK] by referring to the Veterinary Physiotherapy Day 1 Skills document [see LINK]. Applicants can complete the mapping for equines only / small animals only / equines & small animals;
Proof of payment of a once-off, non-refundable application for assessment fee of R1 296.00. [NOTE: A further authorisation fee of R 1296.00 will be payable should the applicant qualify for authorisation following evaluation of qualifications.]
For registered veterinary nurses: Be sure to read the communication [see LINK] before indicating your registration choice on the checklist.
Timeline: The SAVC Veterinary Physiotherapy Sub-Committee will evaluate applications electronically in batches on the last working day of a month and will make recommendations to full Council. Council meeting dates are as follows: Wednesday 24 June 2020 and Wednesday 28 – Thursday 29 October 2020.