2020 Courses

6 week advanced equine massage schedule

(The Vertebral Realignment Course is included in the 6 week course)

2020:

October 05-November 13, 2020 – Guelph, ON -Open

Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm daily, Fridays 8am-12

Old  Orchard Farm

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton, ON

https://www.oldorchardfarm.ca

Limited accommodations available

Contact Linda at:  linda@oldorchardfarm.ca

2021:

March 29-May 07, 2021 – Langley, BC – Open

Monday-Thursday, 8am-5pm daily, Fridays, 8am-12

Valley Therapeutic Riding Association

3330 – 256th Street, Langley, BC

www.vtea.ca/vtea_wp

Closed herd

RV site may be available.

Contact Julie at:  juliemat777@gmail.com

 

June 14-July 23, 2021 – Guelph, ON – Open

Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm daily, Fridays 8am-12

Old  Orchard Farm

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton, ON

https://www.oldorchardfarm.ca

Limited accommodations available

Contact Linda at:  linda@oldorchardfarm.ca

 

August 02-September 10 , 2020 – Edmonton, AB – Open

Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm daily, Fridays 8am-12

W.E.L.C.A. – Whitemud Equestrian Learning Centre

12504 Fox Drive

https://www.welca.ca

Closed herd

Self contained RV sites available.

Contact Diane at:  ed.admin@welca.ca

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In compliance with PCTIA, all courses at the BC location are listed as following:

Spring Session:

Introduction to massage:  39 hours  May 04-08

Prerequisite – on line homework

Horsemanship lesson 1: 6 hours – May 08

Advanced equine massage: 39 hours May 11-15

Prerequisite:  Introduction to massage

Horsemanship lesson 2  – 6 hours, May 15

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 27

Prerequisite: Into. to massage, advanced massage, CSF

Saddle Fit:  8 hours    May 28

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:  April 01, 02, 10

Prerequisite:  Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Safety and handling of the horse, Saddle fit

Horsemanship lesson 5:  6 hours:  April 05

Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1, 2, 3 & 4

Palpation and painting of skeleton and muscles:  8 hours   May11

Prerequisite:  Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Gait analysis, Saddle fit, Safety and Handling

Business Acumen:  12 hours  May 07, 21, 28, May 05, 11

Prerequisite:  Introduction to massage, Advanced equine massage, Vertebral Realignment

Final test:  May 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 of $14898.95 paid 2 weeks prior to the course start date