Short Course

Equine First Aid

If you have a love of horses and would like to learn how to treat them in an emergency situation, the Equine First Aid course is for you. It is aimed at people who own, ride or work with horses, and  caters for all levels and ages.

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When

01 January 22 9:00 AM –
31 December 22 12:00 PM

About the course

Love horses and want to learn how to apply first aid to them in an emergency?

This course is aimed at people who own, ride or work with horses, and caters for all levels and ages. There are no prerequisites for entry but a sound understanding of English is required.

Please note: This course, along with our other equine short courses, is run to demand throughout New Zealand. We hold waiting lists for many areas. If you or your club/organisation are interested in hosting any of our equine short courses in your area, please contact Steph.Mann@op.ac.nz 

Course dates and times

This course is offered with a flexible start date and lasts three hours. 

Course location

Depending on the numbers, this course can be delivered in a range of locations including Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland.

Course fee

$100

Subsidies may be available for some organisations. For more information, please contact Steph.Mann@op.ac.nz

Entry requirements

  • There are no prerequisites for entry but a sound understanding of the English language is required.
  • People with disabilities are welcome but please contact us in advance to discuss your requirements as not all venues may be suitable. 

Assessment

Participants are eligible for an Otago Polytechnic Certificate of Attendance at the end of the session, which includes an open-book assessment.

For more information or to apply

Please email Steph.Mann@op.ac.nz

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.