CERTIFICATE IN EQUINOLOGY EQUINE BODY WORK | PROFESSIONAL
17 - 25 MARCH in NSW with DEBRANNE PATTILLO
10-18 SEPTEMBER in WA with DEBRANNE PATTILLO
13 - 21 OCTOBER in NEW ZEALAND with DR CARRIE SCHLACHTER
Australia 2020 - $299 AUD + gst
Deposit to secure position - $99
Career Change | Those wanting to work Professionally with Horses | Existing Equine Massage Therapists wanting to up their game | Saddle Fitters | Farriers | Professional Riders & Trainers
The Certificate in Equinology Equine Body Work | EQ100 is the perfect starting place if you are serious about working with horses professionally. You spend 9 days onsite, complete 100 hours of online theory and 120 hours in the field completing an externship. It’s a big program packed with a huge amount of content. The Certificate is regularly attended by veterinarians, physical therapists, human massage therapists, trainers, chiropractors and horse owners who want to undertake a comprehensive body work program. Here's what you walk away with upon completion of the program:
A TRAINED EYE when observing a horse both in motion and at a stand still. Being able to 'see’ patterns and inconsistencies. Whilst the EEBW NEVER diagnoses, they are educated on a range of common neurological patterns, lameness issues and gait deficits.
ANATOMY - not just a few muscles, but the vast majority along with the ligaments, bones and tendons, how they operate and their functions.
WORKING AS PART OF A TEAM of professionals and have PROTOCOLS in place which help determine when they can and cannot provide support to the horse and when it needs to be escalated to a Veterinarian or other team member.
Has a whole heap of tools in their belt when it comes to actually putting their hands on the horse. They have next level PALPATION, know how to assess RANGE OF MOTION, can apply SPORTS MASSAGE, SOFT TISSUE MOBILISATION, POSITIONING EXERCISES, STRETCHING, FOCAL POINT WORK to provide optimal support for horses working in every discipline.