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Equine Owners Wounds and Ailments

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This course has been designed to provide you with an introduction into the classification of wounds and common treatments for these wounds. It will develop awareness of first aid treatments and provide a working knowledge of how to deal with common ailments. Study of this course will enable you to:

  • Appreciate the care and treatment required to deal with a variety of common wounds.
  • Understand first aid treatments and how you deal with wounds and ailments in a practical, effective and cost efficient way.

    The course covers:

  • When to call the vet and how to assist them.
  • The classification of wounds and a treatments for a variety of wounds are examined.
  • Common ailments and injuries including RAO, Laminitis.
  • First aid procedures, the healing process and supportive treatments.

Finally the unit looks at ways to encourage the healing process in your horse.


Certificate of Completion issued by Horses and Courses

On successful completion of the course, the certificate is issued by Horses and Courses.


After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

course quick facts
course code DED9106
cost $153.00
estimated time to
complete course
35 Hours
course materials
365 Days