A CPD Course: Registration Number: REG/CPD-A/0452/2021


CPD : Digital Communications Skills Course

The Digital Skills Course for Animal Health Professionals is a series of digital skills masterclasses ran by AnimalPeople magazine, as a part of a Continuous Development Programme in conjunction with the Kenya Veterinary Board for the  animal people industry.   The course is designed for veterinary surgeons, vet doctors and vet- paraprofessionals and ideally anyone in the animal world industry.  The course equips professionals with skills and ability to communicate better among themselves, non-peers and bring visibility to the animal world.

How is the  Course is Organized

This course will run for 10 Weeks; Every Thursday Starting  July 08th to September 08,  2021. The course  involves  one live meeting  Every Thursday  with assignments, group work and  networking throughout the ten weeks period. Course attendees will connect  through WhatsApp groups, facebook lives and one  on one  tutelage with the event   facilitators. Course material will be available on  the PCN learning forum  after the  course.

Register Here ( Click on the link to access the Google form)

Course Details

  • Digital Skills and the Future of Work Storytelling in Science
  • Micro-credentials & Digital Badging: The Biggest Opportunity in VET for 2021?
  • Social Media Platforms – What Works Where?
  • Building your personal brand on social media
  • Digital Marketing
  • Sell the Sizzle
  • Introduction to Digital Marketing
  • Self-branding
  • Social Media Management
  • Email marketing

Famous Speakers

Consumer Experience Lead, ESRA

Actual Topics

Communicating science to non-scientists

Coffee Breaks Included

Take some time to cool off

CPD Points

Join and gain upto: 20 Points

Venue Zoom

Lets meet online

Present your work to 1500+ professionals in the Animal People database

Who Should Attend?

This CPD, KVB approved digital skills course, is open to professionals working with animals. It is targeted for Veterinary Surgeons, Veterinary doctors and vet paraprofessionals. The course is a continuation for animal professionals to communicate better with the general public, break down science to non- peers and build a digital brand that will alleviate not just the individual but also the entire profession.

The 10-day course will run virtually from 6.00pm-8.00pm every Thursday, for 10 weeks.


KVB approved certificate

Participants will get a KVB approved certificate at the end of the course and earn 20 KVB approved CPD points.

Exclusive information

Participants will get exclusive information on the communication skills for scientists and what it entails.

Raise your Profile

The course will help raise your public profile. Talking to the media is a great way to communicate your research to the public and raises your public profile.

Draw Public attention

The course will teach on media coverage  that helps draw public attention to the subject you are presenting to the general audience.

Media exposure

Media exposure can lead to more collaborations and funding. Participants will learn skills to aid in presenting their work to the general public and the media for exposure.

Exclusive information

Participants will get exclusive information on the communication skills for scientists and what it entails.


Ksh. 1,999


Ksh 50,000 sponsors 30 Animal health professionals for the training.

Ksh 100,000 to sponsor 60 animal health professionals to join the training.

Please call for  speakers rate card.


AnimalPeople Magazine has assembled a galaxy of speakers and trainers from across the world. The speakers will teach, train and inspire the course attendees to use digital skills as a tool to connect, profile and elevate the industry.

We have teachers from the School of Journalism at the University of Nairobi, prolific digital personalities and testimonials from animal profession who have used digital skills to inspire and influence.  We will be revealing full details for our teachers here soonest.


“I sincerely thank you for a well-organised, professionally conducted course. I learnt many new things in regard to the communication world. After every session, I found myself looking forward to the next day and I participated in all the days including the last day (Sunday). All sessions were full of great learning and exciting too”.

Prof Jayne Mugwe, Kenyatta University, School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development.

“Thank you for the wonderful training and job well done. I look forward to the next one!” Emily Githiri.

Sponsorship :

For sponsors, you will reach over 1500 animal health professionals in our email database and a chance to meet them virtually during the digital skills training.

For sponsors, you will reach over 1500 animal health professionals in our email database and a chance to meet them virtually during the communication training.

Other benefits:

  • Present your work to 3000+ professionals in the AnimalPeople database.
  • Broadcast through your work subscribers who consist of the Animal resource professionals.
  • Animal People shall prepare a podcast on your topics and promote it on our website
  • Invite more people to join your and champion your work directly on your networks.

Register your participation to the conference today!

Contact us:

+ 254 720 160 590