Basic First Aid for Horses

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Agriculture and Animal Care

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Evening
Location

Location
Usk Campus

Fees

Fees
£30

Start Date

Start Date
30 November 2021

Day(s)

Day(s)
Tuesday

Start Time

Start Time
17:30

End Time

End Time
19:30

Duration

Duration
1 day

In a nutshell

If you own a horse or want to work with them, you’ll need to know what to do in case of an accident or injury to them – and this course covers all the aspects of basic first aid you can administer.

This course is for...

…anyone who owns a horse

…those working with horses.

Course content

Study includes identifying the principles of first aid and legislation surrounding the administration of treatments. You'll identify signs of good and poor health within horses, explore types of wounds and common injuries, discuss weight management and body condition scoring, as well as identifying the need to call a vet.

This course is delivered through:

  • Group work
  • Classroom based learning
  • Practical activities

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements, although learners will need to be over the age of 16.

Additional information

On successful completion, you'll gain a college certificate.

Where can I study Basic First Aid for Horses?

USCE3225AA
Usk Campus
(Part Time Evening)
Start Date: 30 November 2021

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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