First Aid for Horses Workshop

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Equine Studies EQ055E07/19/1 Short Course

Course Information

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
Career Opportunities

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
12-Jan-2020 (Already Started) 12-Jan-2020 10.00 a.m. 1.00 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Day of the week Number of sessions
Sun 1
Course Fees
Tuition fees (Part time standard) £30.00
Reservation fees (Part time standard) £15.00

Materials Required

Pen and paper and appropriate equine clothing and footwear.

What's next?

Applications for this course are now closed. If you'd like to know when there will be another or need more information we are happy to answer any questions.