How to complete health checks for horses

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Equine Studies EQ123E07/19/2 Short Course

Course Information

Would you like to find out about how to check that your horse is in good health? Then this course is for you.


  • How to complete health checks for horses
Course Content
  • This short training session will include how to take and record health measures, such as temperature, pulse and respiration. It will also cover how to complete a full health check on a horse to include weight, body condition scoring to name a few and also what is considered a healthy range for your horse and what can be done to improve horse health.
Entry Requirements
  • Minimum age 14 years and an interest in ensuring horse health is a priority
Next Steps
  • Further equine part time courses
Career Opportunities

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
04-Jul-2020 (Already Started) 04-Jul-2020 11.00 a.m. 1.00 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Day of the week Number of sessions
Sat 1
Course Fees
Tuition fees (Part time standard) £40.00

Materials Required

Sensible yard clothing and foot wear, suitable clothing for the weather.
Pen and paper.

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.