Programme Modules

Fundamentals of Business & Professionalism

Introduces students to the history and philosophy of the profession, the fundamentals of professionalism and business planning

Introduction to Research

Introduces students to the skills inherent in the critical evaluation of published research, the development of a novel research question and the skills of critical reflection

Practical Skills

Introduces students to the Biomechanics of the joints and its effect on the locomotion of the animal, skills of palpation, connectivity and touch and the psychomotor skills necessary for future animal adjusting

Animal Handling & Massage

Introduces students to the anatomy & physiology of the horse and dog, indications & contraindications to animal massage, safe & effective animal massage and safe animal handling