Other Events Approved for CAWA CEs

imageThe Association for Animal Welfare Advancement’s Certified Animal Welfare Administrator program (CAWA) requires recertification every three years, including earning 60 CEs.  The Association's Conferences and webinars offer many opportunities for CEs. Here are other options which have been pre-approved, so they are faster for CAWAs to log in the recertification system.

Other Events & Programs that are Pre-Approved for CAWA CEs


American Pets Alive Conference
Austin, TX
February 2-4, 2019

Florida Animal Control Association's  2019 Annual Conference
Orlando, FL
March 1-3, 2019

Virginia Federation of Humane Societies (VFHS) Annual Conference
Virginia Beach, VA
March 28-30, 2019

New England Federation of Humane Societies Conference
Warwick, RI
March 30 - April 1, 2019

Humane Canada's National Animal Welfare Conference
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
April 14-15, 2019

Animal Care Expo
(members of The Association get a $25 discount for full conference registration with the code AAWA19)
New Orleans, LA
April 15-18, 2019

Texas Unites for Animals Conference
Austin, TX
April 27-29, 2019

California Animal Welfare Association's Animal Care Conference
Santa Clara, CA
May 18-20, 2019

Minnesota Animal Welfare Conference
St. Cloud, MN
May 23, 2019

Prairie States Conference 
Bloomington, IL
June 2-5, 2019 

Implementing Sheltering Best Practices with Limited Resources Workshops
Ohio Animal Welfare Federation
June 3, 11, 14, & August 8, 2019 in Ohio

ASPCA Cornell Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Conference
Ithaca, NY
July 12-14, 2019

Best Friends National Conference
Dallas, TX
July 25 - 27, 2019

Tennessee Animal Care & Control Conference
Knoxville, TN
August 5-6, 2019

New Mexico Humane Conference
Albuquerque, NM
August 8-10, 2019

Humane State Rethinking the Cat Symposium
Eau Claire, WI
September 10, 2019

2019 Great Lakes Animal Welfare Conference
Detroit, MI
October 21-22, 2019

Animal Cruelty Case Investigation: Start to Finish
Code 3 Associates
Longmont, CO
October 22-24, 2019

California Animal Welfare Association CEO Forum
Roseville, CA
October 27-29, 2019

Animal Crimes Conference
Rochester, NY @ Lollypop Farm
November 9, 2019

Canadian Violence Link Conference
Toronto, ON
November 20-22, 2019


Mid-Atlantic Animal Care & Field Services Conference
Ocean City, MD
April 8-10, 2020

The Academy of Prosocial Learning online courses

ASPCApro: Online CoursesWebinar Recordings - many pre-approved for CAWA CEs

Emancipet New School workshops on various topics, various locations

The Homes for Horses Coalition webinar recordings - many pre-approved for CAWA CEs

HSUS: Humane State Trainings; online course: Trap-Neuter-Return: How to Manage a Community Cat Colony

Maddie's Lifesaving Academy & Apprenticeships and webcasts

NACA Webinars via Justice Clearinghouse

Ohio Animal Welfare Federation Training Events

St. Hubert's Professional Education Workshops

The Compassion in Balance Program

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