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Certificate Level

Equine Soundness Certificate Level


Participating in an intro /refresher workshop or seminar presented by Carola Adolf or designated clinician
Desire to help equines (horses, ponies, donkeys) rain, hail or shine
Experience in handling equines
Reasonable physical health and strength


Willingness to study (online, at your pace) we recommend approx. 5 hours per week
Attending two 2-day practicums (4 days intensive, one-on-one practical training) Cadaver work, basic dissections, live trims. At campus and in the field.
Assisting and travelling with an ES instructor or graduate for at least 6 hours as “work-experience”. (You can arrange for more)
Submitting two case studies (3 consecutive trims, same horses, written assessments and before and after pictures)
Sitting an online “quiz” (85% pass rate needed)


Practical competence and understanding of the requirements to perform basic hoof maintenance and relevant health care
Basic record keeping and client liaison
Equine Soundness Certification Level Award
Access to 10% discount to ES Continued Education workshops
Trade listing on our website and referrals (if applicable)
Access to fb alumni page (closed support group)
Possibility to become member of the IICT group with access to practitioner insurance

Price : AU$ 1.800

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