To find the location of the courses, please click:

courses – adv massage course – adv course locations – then click on the location

To register for these classes, please click on the ‘application form’ tab located on the homepage

For course information, please click on the ‘course info’ button.  Follow:  courses – 6 week course – 6 week course information

When a course is posted as ‘tentative’, we only await confirmation from the facility.  Once there is confirmation, it will be changed to ‘open’.

 

2019 Courses

October 14-November 15, 2019

Guelph, ON – open

Monday-Friday   8am-5pm

Fridays we are typically done by noon

October 14-18, 21-25, 28-November 01, 04-08, 11-15,  2019

This course date has a change as the class size is small.  This class is

5 weeks in length

https://www.oldorchardfarm.ca

If you wish to bring a horse to this course, you must contact Linda Hale.

There may be on site accommodations, please contact Linda at:

linda@oldorchardfarm.ca

Old Orchard Farm, 12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton

 

2020 Courses

May 04-June 12, 2020

Kamloops, BC – Open

Monday-Friday

8am-5pm daily

Fridays we are typically done by noon

Jandana Ranch, Pinantan Lake BC

https://www.jandanaranch.com

Accommodations are available on site – shared cabins and RV sites

Please contact Janice Jarvis at:

info@jandanaranch.com

If you wish to bring your own horse, you must contact Janice for availability

and boarding fees

 

August 03-September 11, 2020 

Edmonton, AB- Open

Monday-Friday

8am-5pm daily

Fridays we are typically done by noon

Whitemud Equestrian

12504 Fox Drive

https://www.welca.ca

On site RV space is available for a fee.  There is no hook up for electricity.

Please contact Diane at:  ed.admin@welca.ca

This is a closed herd facility.  Only horses at this facility may be used for the course

 

October 05-November 13, 2020

Guelph, ON -Open

Monday-Friday,

8am-5pm daily

Fridays we are typically done by noon

Guelph, ON

Old  Orchard Farm

12386 1st Line Nassagaweya, Milton, ON

https://www.oldorchardfarm.ca

On site accommodations may be available – shared room

Please contact Linda at:  linda@oldorchardfarm.ca

If you wish to bring a horse, please contact Linda for availability and

boarding fees.  Space is very limited and there may not be space for

additional horses.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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