Milestones achieved by XLVets in 2022


National Veterinary Network


Training Programmes Delivered


Companies Engaged


Trainees Trained


Training Days

XLVets Skillnet

Bespoke training and networking opportunities to the veterinary and farming sectors. Delivering training to over 2,000 trainees & companies annually, our events are designed to promote first-class knowledge exchange, best-practice sharing and networking opportunities for our members.

Graduate Programme

XLVets Skillnet developed the first Veterinary Graduate Programme in Ireland in 2017. Our structured programme is available to all new and recent veterinary graduates. Delivered over 15 months, this comprehensive, practical and theory-based programme provides essential CPD required for a new graduates first role in practice. Our next programme starts October 2022, applications are now open, for more details click learn more.


AgriAcademy is a FREE online learning platform created by XLVets to address the animal health training needs of livestock farmers. Each module is delivered by our veterinary experts. You can access this training 24/7 and learn on the go with our mobile friendly bite-sized modules.


VetSchool is a series of online companion animal focused training available exclusively to XLVets members. Each module is designed and delivered by veterinary practitioners working within the XLVets network and focus on a best practice approach to clinical skills. Modules are available on demand and eligible for CVE points.


XLVets have always been available to give advice on any animal health issues and assisted Cloragh Organic Farm in drawing up appropriate animal health plans.


The graduate mentorship programme is a fantastic opportunity to meet other young vets adjusting to the reality of veterinary life!

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