Equine Studies


Course Title: First aid for horses workshop
Course Code: EQ055

Department: Equine Studies
Course Type: Part Time

This course is suitable for the horse owner or anyone who wants to find out more about practical first aid for horses. It will be a hands on sessions about when to call the vet, treating minor injuries, bandaging, poulticing, how to take a health check on a horse and more.



First aid for horses workshop

Course Content

This course is suitable for the first time horse owner, the mum or dad who helps out with the pony, the novice rider or anyone who wants to find out more about the care of the horse. In this course you will cover:

Poulticing feet and bandaging legs
Taking temperature, pulse and respiration rates
Dealing with colic and choke
Dealing with simple injuries
When to call the Vet

Entry Requirements

An interest in horses, minimum age of 12 years.

Next Steps

Further KMC Equine Part-time Courses or British Horse Society Courses

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
11-Jul-20 11-Jul-20 10.00 a.m. 1.00 p.m. Part Time Sat 1
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Pen and paper and appropriate equine clothing and footwear.


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