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This course is designed for keen learners who are interested in gaining a deeper understanding of horses inside and out, and have an interest in maintaining horses through the muscular system. Whether you plan to do this as a new business or just for your own horses is totally up to you.

What is covered:
-equine safety and basic health
-muscular anatomy
-skeletal anatomy
-biomechanics in depth
-massage techniques (ample hands-on practice)
-assessing a horse both still and in movement
-conformation and soundness
-involving a team of practitioners when necessary (including veterinary care)
-stretches, exercises, follow-up recommendations post-massage
-theory training can now be completed online due to COVID. You will be mailed/emailed all materials, and numerous coaching calls can be scheduled to help you through all study materials
*Updated & revised theory materials as of 2022!*

In-person training:
-you will have the opportunity to complete multiple assessments, massage treatments, and practice all massage techniques with 1:1 coaching
-in-person training is now available privately due to COVID, providing you ample opportunity to access the style of teaching and learning that best suits your needs
-2 days are required to complete your hands-on training, with the option of booking additional dates 
-complete 5 case-studies (massages completed independently) after finishing your hands-on training. Submit the assignment online to obtain your certification!

Locations for hands-on training: 
*Ontario & Quebec – Princeton, Ontario
*Western Provinces – Kew, Alberta
*Eastern Provinces – Hubley, Nova Scotia

Also included:
Building a Business Booklet:
-registering a business 
-beginning your social media channels
-growing and fostering a network with other practitioners
-building a business foundation
-business development (advertising, marketing, & more)
-connecting with your potential clients
-includes a listing on SMARTcert Canada’s website

4 equine exercise programs & SMARTcert Canada Equine Stretching Program
-each of these programs are available first in student copies for learning purposes
-once you are certified, you can retail each of these programs to clients & customers to earn extra income and provide more complete care packages to clients and their horses.

-library of book resources available to download (worth over $2800 of dollars in collective value)
-muscle anatomy & myology study cards
-products available to retail to clients upon graduation (new products always in development)
-ongoing support and access to alumni group
-weekly additional worksheets and supplemental material added to online study resources

Investment: $2500+hst
September 1-30, 2022
PROMO Code- 2022FALL