November 29th 2019High Scoring SQP
Alex B has just received a letter from *AMTRA informing her that she was won a prize which will be awarded in January at an event at the NEC. This is due to her incredibly high scores in the **SQP Exams taken earlier this year.
*Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority
**A Suitably Qualified Person (SQP) is an animal medicines advisor, a legal category of professionally qualified persons who are entitled to prescribe and/or supply certain veterinary medicines under the Veterinary Medicines Regulations.
It is the duty of an SQP to ensure that the statutory requirements in respect of the prescription and/or supply of certain veterinary medicines are respected, advising animal owners on choice of medicine and their safe and effective use, as well as other strategies, contributing to the health and welfare of their animals. The SQP is responsible for ensuring this irrespective of how the product is supplied, e.g. supply from a registered retail premises, postal supply, from a website, etc.