March 29-May 07, 2021
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm (Fridays class is done by noon)
Valley Therapeutic Riding Association
3330 – 256th Street, Langley, BC
No accommodations on site
In compliance with PCTIA regulations and guidelines the course located at Valley Therapeutic Riding Association in Langley, BC
has been divided into multiple courses and are listed as following:
Introduction to massage: 39 hours May04-08
Prerequisite – on line homework
Horsemanship lesson 1: 6 hours – May 08
Advanced equine massage: 39 hours May11-15
Prerequisite: Introduction to massage
Horsemanship lesson 2 – 6 hours, May15
Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1
Safety and handling of the horse: 18 hours May 04-15
Prerequisite: ongoing within massage and advanced massage
Vertebral Realignment: 39 hours May 18-22
Prerequisite: on line homework
Horsemanship lesson 3: 4 hours – May 22
Prerequisite Horsemanship lessons 1& 2
Cerebral spinal fluid work (CSF): 16 hours May 25, 26
Prerequisite: intro. to massage, advanced massage
Deep fascia release techniques: 8 hours May 26
Prerequisite: Into. to massage, advanced massage, CSF
Saddle Fit: 8 hours May 27,
Prerequisite: Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Safety and handling of the horse
Horsemanship lesson 4: 4 hours May 29
Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1, 2 & 3
Gait analysis: 24 hours: June 1, 2
Prerequisite: Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Safety and handling of the horse, Saddle fit
Horsemanship lesson 5: 6 hours: June 5
Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1, 2, 3 & 4
Palpation and painting of skeleton and muscles: 8 hours June 11
Prerequisite: Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Gait analysis, Saddle fit, Safety and Handling
Business Acumen: 12 hours May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 04, 09
Prerequisite: Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Vertebral Realignment
Final test: June 12 Utilizing all components of each course offered, students are required to assess and work upon a horse based on the horse’s needs.
All courses must be completed in order to receive the certificate.
No certificate will be issued for individual courses.
All courses must be completed within a 12 month period for certification.
Deposits for all courses may be combined in one payment of: $1250 with the remaining balance paid 2 weeks prior to the course start date (if paid via on line banking, Money order or cheque. PayPal usage incurs fees – please see ‘course costs page’)To register for this class, please go to the ‘application forms’ section. To view answers to many questions people have asked me, please visit the ‘FAQ’ section. To ask me any additional questions, please feel free to e-mail by clicking on the ‘contact’ section.