With the experience of professionals from the judiciary, prosecution, law, veterinary and university fields" 


The current social need for professionals specialized in the expertise in legal proceedings requires specific training from an eminently practical perspective, and veterinary medicine is no exception.  The current social need for professionals specialized in the expertise in legal proceedings requires specific training from an eminently practical perspective, and veterinary medicine is no exception. The more scientific support a legal decision has, the more justice it will impart. 

This is precisely the reason for the creation of this postgraduate diploma in Agrifood and Environmental Veterinary Expertise, in which we count on the collaboration of authors directly related to Judicial Expertise with more than enough professional and teaching experience. Experts from Schools of Legal Practice, Masters of Access to the Legal Profession, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, who have previously taught Judicial Expert Training Courses in the Veterinary field.

The postgraduate diploma will analyze in detail all the questions that may arise for a Veterinary Graduate who intends to enter the world of expertise in Courts. The objective of this training is to take the veterinary professionals through a complete development, training them through a solid specialization to be able to intervene with judgment and responsibility in any legal proceeding to which they may be called. 

Get a complete and adequate qualification in Agrifood and Environmental Veterinary Expertise and open new paths to your professional progress"

The postgraduate diploma in Agrifood and Environmental Veterinary Expertise contains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market. The most important features include: 

  • The latest technology in online teaching software 
  • Intensely visual teaching system, supported by graphic and schematic contents, easy to assimilate and understand
  • Practical cases presented by practising experts
  • State-of-the-art interactive video systems
  • Teaching supported by telepractice
  • Continuous updating and recycling systems
  • Autonomous learning: full compatibility with other occupations 
  • Practical exercises for self-evaluation and learning verification 
  • Support groups and educational synergies: questions to the expert, debate and knowledge forums
  • Communication with the teacher and individual reflection work
  • Availability of content from any fixed or portable device with internet connection
  • Supplementary documentation databases are permanently available, even after the course

With a methodological design that relies on teaching techniques proven for their effectiveness, this postgraduate diploma in Agrifood and Environmental Veterinary Expertise will take you through different teaching approaches to allow you to learn in a dynamic and effective way”

Our teaching staff is made up of professionals from different fields related to this specialty. In this way, TECH ensure that we provide you with the up-to-date training we are aiming for. A multidisciplinary team of trained and experienced professionals in different environments, who will develop the theoretical knowledge in an efficient way, but, above all, will put at the service of the program the practical knowledge derived from their own experience: one of the differential qualities of this specialization. 

This mastery of the subject is complemented by the effectiveness of the methodological design of this postgraduate diploma in Agrifood and Environmental Veterinary Expertise. Developed by a multidisciplinary team of e-learning experts, it integrates the latest advances in educational technology. In this way, the students will be able to study with a set of comfortable and versatile multimedia tools that will give them the operability they need in their training.

The design of this program is based on Problem-Based Learning: an approach that conceives learning as a highly practical process. To achieve this remotely, we will use telepractice: with the help of an innovative interactive video system and learning from an expert, you will be able to acquire the knowledge as if you were facing the scenario you are learning at that moment. A concept that will allow students to integrate and memorize what they have learnt in a more realistic and permanent way. 

A program that will enable you to prepare expert opinions and defend them in court with the solvency of a high-level professional"


This postgraduate diploma in Agrifood and Environmental Veterinary Expertise will allow you to acquire all the necessary knowledge in this area of intervention"


The objective is to train highly qualified professionals for work experience. An objective that is complemented, moreover, in a global manner, by promoting human development that lays the foundations for a better society. This objective is focused on helping medical professionals reach a much higher level of expertise and control. A goal that, in just six months, you will be able to achieve with a highly intensive and precise course. 


If your goal is to reorient your skills towards new paths of success and development, this postgraduate diploma is for you: a program that aspires to excellence"

Objetivos generales

  • To become aware of being in possession of the necessary knowledge as a veterinary professional to be able to issue an expert report
  • Know how to project the technical knowledge in the corresponding written opinion with the necessary wording and clarity so that it can be understood by all parties
  • Acquire the necessary knowledge of the legislation on the functions of veterinary experts
  • Examine and analyze specific cases that have been the subject of veterinary expert reports in court and the importance of these reports in resolving the specific case
  • Know the general principles of veterinary law and the different veterinary activities in which they are applied 
  • Acquire the necessary knowledge of what an expert opinion is
  • Acquire the necessary skills and abilities to know how the veterinary expert should give an opinion 
  • Become aware, in general, of the trial or hearing as one of the moments, probably the supreme one, of the judicial processes
  • Become aware of the possibility of incurring liability as a result of the practice of the veterinary profession and judicial expertise
  • Know the ethics, dignity and professional discipline of the veterinary expert
  • Provide the professional with full knowledge of the operation of the livestock farm and the food industry, from the birth of the animal to its commercialization
  • Knowing the common general principles that all criminal proceedings require in order to lay the foundations that will later guarantee the correct performance of the veterinary testimony or expertise

Specific Objectives

Module 1. Legal Veterinary Practice. Euthanasia. Forensic aspects of veterinary medicine. Anamnesis, Thanatology and Forensic Toxicology. Veterinary Necropsy

  • Understand the meaning of Veterinary Law and know how to apply it in the resolution of problems of a legal nature that arise in the veterinary activity related to the expert activity
  • Know the importance, significance and legal consequences of euthanasia in animals, both in clinical and forensic aspects and in animal experimentation
  • Knowing the different contents of the veterinary forensic activity, as an activity of assistance in the judicial resolution of cases in which the animal, corpse or not, is an expert element. This includes acquiring the ability to follow a protocol for action at the scene, knowing how to properly identify an animal species (observational and molecular methods), knowing the correct way to take biological samples for forensic studies and the importance of a correct planning of the anatomopathological examination to differentiate the different possible pathologies
  • Know how to differentiate between the different types of death, identifying the evidence prior to death, as well as the different biotic and abiotic phenomena that occur in a corpse
  • Know how to establish the date of death, applying different chemical-physical-biological parameters, being important the knowledge of the insects that act on the corpse (cadaveric entomofauna)
  • Know how to differentiate the different injuries that appear in an animal related to forensic traumatology produced by contusions, weapons, drowning, electricity, lightning, etc.
  • Know the different intoxications that an animal can suffer through the clinical and lesional aspects, as well as the analytical aspects provided by chemistry. Know the different possibilities of chemical-toxicological analysis and the interpretation of the results obtained
  • Know the necessary material to perform a necropsy and the correct protocolized performance of the necropsy, being able to apply this protocol in the different animal species that can be subject to it 

Module 2. Veterinary Expert Investigation. Agrifood Industry

  • General knowledge of the different stages in the production and transformation of food of animal origin intended for human consumption
  • Know the parallel industries involved in this process
  • Acquire knowledge and skills to act as an on-demand expert in the different phases of the referred process
  • Integrate all this acquired knowledge into a necessary whole in expert performance
  • Apply this knowledge in the corresponding expert's performance
  • Know and understand the principles that govern animal production and its processing industry
  • Know precisely the procedure to be followed in the expert's performance in the different phases of production, including parallel industries
  • Know with solvency the critical points of the production chain
  • Knowing the legislation that affects this production process

Module 3. Environmental Veterinary Expertise

  • Knowledge of the legal framework in environmental matters
  • Obtain a practical knowledge of environmental issues (in particular zoos, exotic species, poison, aquaculture, protected natural areas and hunting species)
  • Apply the knowledge acquired to the expertise practice

This training will allow you to advance in your career comfortably"

Postgraduate Diploma en Pericia Agroalimentaria y Medioambiental Veterinaria

The agricultural sector has grown exponentially in recent decades. Today, livestock farming is one of the most common agri-food practices, in part because of the great advantages it represents for industry and commerce. However, as the livestock system advances in its methods and procedures in order to increasingly optimize productivity, it is necessary not to lose sight of other elements and risks present in the handling and exploitation of animals. For this reason, having a group of professionals who can establish the controls and measures to be followed in order to ensure the best livestock production process is essential, especially in the field of expertise in court. In that sense, TECH Global University designed this Postgraduate Diploma in Agri-Food and Veterinary Environmental Expertise, a postgraduate program with a unique, key and decisive training experience to boost your professional development.

Become an expert in veterinary expertise

With the aim of providing tools for those who intend to enter the world of expertise in court, the curriculum of this program focuses on providing students with the basic principles of legal procedures to properly develop the testimony or veterinary expertise. In this way, you will fully understand the operation and processes of the livestock and food industry, as well as the most relevant issues and aspects of animal forensic activity. In this way, you will be able to intervene with judgment and competence in legal proceedings for which your assistance is requested while recognizing responsibility that comes with the practice of the veterinary profession in the area of judicial expertise.

Study at the largest Veterinary School in the world

TECH Global University brings you a program of high academic level designed especially for veterinary professionals. With the accompaniment of experts in the field, innovative methodologies focused on online learning and a specific curriculum, you will be able to access the best educational materials from anywhere and any device at your fingertips. Study at the largest Veterinary School and boost your career growth.