If you are following the program with the intention to go for the certificate later on, then You will need to keep up with the Modules and send back the assignments on time.
These assignments have to be returned before the start of the next Module.
Delay in returning an assignment is only accepted once.
You will have to do the tests and videos together with the other students.
You can repeat it once.
On the weekend of October 1, we will have the Practical at the Whispering Ranch in Jijona, Spain
Level II Case Studies (6 months max) will start after finishing Level I
The Certificate Program has to be finished within 2 years, but for each level, you have 6 months max.
If you can’t finish up the Case Studies within the time frame, an extra month of time can be acquired (at a cost).
This is limited to 3 extra months.
With the Equine Assessment Blueprint, we seek sensitive or sore areas on the horse’s skin in particular locations and these can indicate particular conditions and ailments.
Indications could be a tooth problem, a muscular or skeletal issue in the front -, middle - or hindquarters. It could be a hormonal, abdominal, or organ issue. It could be a physical, mental or emotional problem you discover.
It is, therefore, an easy way to discover why the horse is lame and where the origin of the problem is (sacro, hip, stifle hoof,...), why the horse is reactive when you tighten the saddle girth, why he looks depressed, why he tries to bite, why he can't circle well on one side, why he refuses to galop etc...
The Equine Assessment Blueprint has been updated with new videos, made easier for you to do yourself: