Veterinary CPD provider Improve International has hired Dan Jeffries to lead development of the company’s expertise in the provision of online learning, to offer delegates “the most effective learning experience possible”.
Dan Jeffries, Improve International’s head of online learning.
Mr Jeffries has a background in both Further and Higher Education and experience in developing online learning resources – including the development of new and innovative curricula and designing qualifications – as well as being a lead internal verifier and quality manager.
Improve International provides CPD in a range of formats
to help vets, veterinary nurses, receptionists and practice managers develop their skills and knowledge
, using a combination of review lectures, case-based discussion and where, applicable, hands-on practical sessions.
The company is increasingly offering courses using “blended learning“, a format that draws on both face-to-face and online learning.
Of his new role, Mr Jeffries said: “I’ll be responsible for reviewing the current online offering and recommending how it can enhanced, as well as driving through new initiatives. There’s some great technology out there – the trick is knowing how to use it effectively to create a dynamic and engaging online learning experience.”