You may join any class at any time prior to the course

start date.  There are never any cut off dates for registration.

The only prerequisite for the massage courses is the on

line homework

Both the 7 day and the 6 week courses are certification classes.

When you have a little extra time, please view this site on a larger

device.  The complete 7 day course information is located on the

homepage.  The 6 week course information is located under:

courses- 6 week course – 6 week course information.

 

7 day course:

Learn the complete massage of the horse, 10 safe stretches, massage

theory, scar tissue work, trigger point relief, colic relief, 10 treatments

for common issues, hydrotherapy, lymphatic drainage, business, and the

full color manual  written by the instructor of this course.

6 week course:

The complete massage of the horse, 50 safe stretches, massage theory,

trigger point relief, colic relief, 30 treatments for issues, lymphatic drainage,

the vertebral realignment course, equine behavior, horse handling, gait

analysis, conformation analysis, palpation of boney landmarks, multiple

assessment techniques, the painting of the horse, sheath/teat cleaning,

advanced business acumen, record keeping, client files, advanced case history,

advanced equine anatomy.  Comes with multiple full color manuals – 2 which

have been written by the instructor of this course.

The Instructor:

Sidonia McIntyre, RMT, CEMT, CCF

Sidonia is a board certified (human) registered massage therapist with

2200 hours of training and has been working with soft tissue for over 28

years.  20 years ago, she took an ‘introductory to massage’ course taught

by a fellow RMT.

Through years of work, Sidonia transposed multiple massage techniques

and treatments from human to the horse.

She hold a Diploma with Distinction from the University of Guelph in

Equine Health Sciences,

She has her EAGALA level II Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Training,

She is also a certified coach practitioner through the Certified Coaches

Federation.

When she is not traveling, she resides (for 5 months of the year) in

Cottam, Ontario with her amazing husband, her band of 4 horses,

their orange tabby “Kalee” the wild turkeys, coyotes, migratory birds

that come to the feeders and any other critters that would like to visit.

 

 

3 Courses are offered:

7 day classes

8am-5pm daily – last day course is done by noon

No prerequisites – on line pre-course homework

Cost:  $975 + Prov. Tax

Payment in full upon registration

 

6 week courses

Mondays-Fridays, 8am-5pm

No prerequisites – on line pre-course homework

$3499 + GST or HST

$1250 deposit

Remaining balance due 2 weeks prior to the course

start date

Vertebral Realignment

Prerequisite is the 7 day massage course taught by Sidonia – no exceptions

VR course is included in the 6 week course

Cost:  $700 + Prov. Tax

Payment in full upon registration

All course information is posted under:

courses – Vertebral Realignment  – VR course information

Course dates are posted under:

Courses – Vertebral Realignment – VR Dates

7 day Massage course schedule

2019:

March 09-15- Ladysmith, BC (V. Island) – open

8am-5pm daily

Takala Trails Ranch

5735 Takala Road, Ladysmith, BC

March 17-23 – Edmonton, AB – open

8am-5pm daily

Whitemud Equestrian – WELCA

12504 Fox Dr. Edmonton, AB

June 23-29 – Hamilton, ON – open

8am-5pm daily

T.E.A.D.,

8360 Leeming Rd, Mt. Hope

June 30-July 06 – Guelph, ON – open

8am-5pm daily

Old Orchard Farm,

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton

September 07-13 – Calgary, AB – open

8am-5pm daily

Westridge Stables

146139 192 St W, Priddis

September 21-27 – Edmonton, AB – open

8am-5pm daily

Whitemud Equestrian – WELCA

12504 Fox Dr. Edmonton, AB

September 28-October 04 – London, ON – tentative 

location to be announced

October 05-11 – Ottawa, ON – tentative

location to be announced

 

6 week advanced equine massage schedule

2018/2019

2018: 

October 22-November 30, 2018 – Guelph, ON Advanced Massage course – open

Monday-Fridays 8am-5pm

Old Orchard Farm,

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton

2019:

March 25-May 03 – Langley, BC – open

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

location to be announced

May 06-June 14 – Ellershouse, NS – open

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Serenity Acres Family Ranch

7321 Hwy# 1 Ellershouse, NS

August 29-September 06 – Edmonton, AB – open

Monday-Friday  8am-5pm

Whitemud Equestrian – WELCA

12504 Fox Dr., Edmonton, AB

October 14-November 22 – Guelph, ON – open

Monday-Friday  8am-5pm

Old Orchard Farm

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton, ON

 

Vertebral Realignment Schedule:

2018/2019

These classes are only for graduates from the 7 day equine

massage program taught by Sidonia – no exceptions

2018:

November 05-09 – Guelph, ON open

8am-5pm daily

Orchard Hill Farm

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton

2019

April 08-12 – Langley, BC – open

8am-5pm daily

location to be announced

May 20-24 – Ardoise, NS – open

8am-5pm daily

Serenity Acres Family Ranch

7321 Hwy# 1 Ardoise, NS

August 12-16 – Edmonton, AB – open

8am-5pm daily

Whitemud Equestrian – WELCA

12504 Fox Dr. Edmonton, AB

October 28-November 01 – Guelph, ON – open

8am-5pm daily

Old Orchard Farm

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton, ON

 

Course fees:

7 day course: 

$975 + Provincial taxes  GST/HST

Payment in full upon registration

6 week advanced course: 

$3499 + Provincial taxes GST/HST

$1250 deposit upon registration

remaining balance due 2 weeks prior to course start date

Vertebral Realignment course:

$700 + Provincial taxes GST/HST

Payment in full upon registration

Please click on ‘application form’ for payment options

 

 

Payments:

on line via interac e-transfer – payment is sent to:

info@equinerehab.ca

PayPal – click on the PayPal icon at the bottom of the

‘application form’ tab – additional fees are charged for this service

Mailed in application form – cheque or money order

Application form

This form is located under the ‘application form’ tab

This is now an on line form

 

Where are courses located?

Every single course location is posted on the web site

For example, to locate Edmonton massage course, go

to the homepage and at the top of the page click:

courses – massage – 7 day locations – Edmonton

Just follow the grey arrows!

 

If possible, please view the web site on a larger device

like an iPad, tablet, laptop, computer.

This iPhone friendly page was created for quick reference information only

All course information is already posted on the web site for you, the

horse lover who is looking for a natural way to help the horses.

Read the information about the courses and what is offered

so you will be fully informed. The homepage has all the 7 day course

information posted and the 6 week advanced course has its own link.

Go to the homepage and click on:

courses – 6 week Course – 6 week information

If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail

anytime by clicking on the ‘contact’ section