School of Equine Herbal MedicineBecome a qualified Equine Herbalist
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Turn your passion for horses and love of natural living into a career, with the Practitioner Course at Victoria Ferguson’s School of Equine Herbal Medicine.
The only horse herbalist course to be accredited with the International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT), the qualifications you earn from this course will allow you to become a member of the IICT and to obtain professional indemnity as well as product liability insurance.
On your journey to becoming a qualified equine herbalist, you’ll be mentored by Victoria Ferguson, a qualified practitioner and published author with 20 years of experience as a horse herbalist in Australia. In addition to delivering all the coursework for the Practitioner Course, Victoria will work personally with you to ensure you are progressing well through the course.
As a School of Equine Herbal Medicine Practitioner Course student, you can expect to commit around two years on a part-time basis. However, this is a flexible course and you are encouraged to progress at your own pace. You can continue your work in or out of the home during your study.
Please note this course is only available to students in Australia and New Zealand.
Skye Berry – Armidale NSW – 0415 871426 – email@example.com
Karyn Campbell – Diamond Creek, Vic – 0402305378 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Karen Craft – Wallabadah, NSW – 0427465422
Nicola Crawford – Byaduk VIC
Lisa Hailes – Mornington Peninsula VIC
Riana Kritzinger – Closeburn, Qld – 0437291412 – email@example.com
Linda Matthews – Kingaroy, Qld
Deb Ware – Natra Horse, Gulgong, NSW – 0430 054066 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Debbie Way – Percheron Way, Port Vincent, SA – 0400310872 – email@example.com
Dale Logan – DL Equine, Auckland NZ – firstname.lastname@example.org
As a student in the Practitioner Course at the School of Equine Herbal Medicine, you’ll complete seven modules of study, each with two assignments.
Natural Health Philosophy
The Art of Blending Liquid Herbal Extracts
Natural Diet Principles
Natural Diet Design
Holistic Assessment and Treatment Principles
Holistic Assessment and
Practical and Herbal First Aid
Equine Anatomy and
Weekend practical and written exams
Forms of Using Herbs
The Chemistry of Herbs
Enrolment and starting dates: Enrolments can be submitted at any time.
Applications: Contact Victoria Ferguson directly for further information on the course or application details.
Duration: The course is expected to last approximately two years, part-time, depending on personal circumstances.
Delivery: Course materials are delivered via email in addition to one face-to-face, weekend workshop.
Entry criteria: It is desirable that applicants hold, at minimum, Year 12 Biology/Science/Health, or Agriculture, or equine qualifications or career experience. Life and equine experience will be given recognition.
Qualification: Graduates will earn a Certificate of Attainment in the Practitioner Course from the School of Equine Herbal Medicine. This qualification is recognised by the IICT which provides professional indemnity and product liability insurance.