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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

 

Langley, BC – open

March 25-May 03, 2019

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Fridays we are typically done by noon

March 25-29, April 01-05, 08-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-May 03, 2019

No RV or accommodations on site.

Valley Therapeutic Riding Assoc.

3330 256 St., Langley

 

Ardoise, NS – open

May 06-June 14, 2019

Monday-Friday  8am-5pm

Fridays we are typically done by noon

May, 06-10, 13-17, 20-24, 27-31, June 03-07, 10-14, 2019

You may contact Kristy Falconer at Serenity Acres Family Ranch for horse boarding

There is both RV (with no electricity), and there is also shared space in an on site

trailer owned by the facility.  Please contact Kristy for all prices at:

serenityacresranch@hotmail.com

You can also visit their web site at:  http://www.serenityacresranch.com

 

 

Edmonton, AB, – open

July 29-September 06, 2019

Monday-Friday  8am-5pm

Fridays we are typically done by noon

July 29-August 02, 05-09, 12-16, 19-23, 26-30, Sept 02-06, 2019 – open

This is a closed herd facility – absolutely no outside horses may be brought for this course

Self contained RV space is available – (no electricity).  Please contact Diane David at  ed.admin@welca.ca

12504 Fox Drive, Edmonton

 

Guelph, ON – open

October 14-November 22, 2019

Monday-Friday   8am-5pm

Fridays we are typically done by noon

October 14-18, 21-25, 28-November 01, 04-08, 11-15, 18-22, 2019

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Spring Session:

Introduction to massage:  39 hours  March 25-28

Prerequisite – on line homework

Horsemanship lesson 1: 6 hours – March 29

Advanced equine massage: 39 hours April 01-04

Prerequisite:  Introduction to massage

Horsemanship lesson 2  – 6 hours, April 05

Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1

Safety and handling of the horse:  18 hours  April 01-12

Prerequisite:  ongoing within massage and advanced massage

Vertebral Realignment:  39 hours   April 08-12

Prerequisite:  on line homework

Horsemanship lesson 3: 4 hours – April 15

Prerequisite Horsemanship lessons 1& 2

Cerebral spinal fluid work (CSF):  16 hours  April 15-17

Prerequisite:  intro. to massage, advanced massage

Deep fascia release techniques:  8 hours  April 18

Prerequisite: Into. to massage, advanced massage, CSF

Saddle Fit:  8 hours    April 19

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

Horsemanship lesson 4:  4 hours  April 22

Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1, 2 & 3

Gait analysis:  24 hours:  April 22-24

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

Horsemanship lesson 5:  6 hours:  April 25

Prerequisite Horsemanship lesson 1, 2, 3 & 4

Palpation and painting of skeleton and muscles:  8 hours   April 30

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

Business Acumen:  12 hours  April 10, 17, 24, May 01

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

Final test:  May 03  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