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IAAT CPD Courses

Continued Professional Development

All IAAT members are encouraged to maintain and continue to develop their professional knowledge and skills. Whether you’re a member or non member looking for continuous progression of capability and competence, our range of CPD courses will assist you in your learning and development.

Explore Beyond IAAT

Dive deeper into your professional development with our curated selection of External CPD Courses. Run by external trainers and collaborators, these courses are designed to complement your learning journey.

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Free to IAAT Members – donations accepted
Join us live to hear about the projects and important work of African Wildlife Vets on Wed 11th September at 6pm. African Wildlife Vets assist with the conservation of threatened and endangered species by providing enhanced veterinary support.
Rehabilitation of the Equine Athlete
Upcoming Event

£140.00

IAAT Members £120
1 Day course. Suitable for all therapists interested in Equine Rehabilitation. A fantastic opportunity to expand your therapeutic knowledge with one of our IAAT experts
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IAAT AGM for Members
16 October 2024 @ 6.30pm UK time on Zoom
Upcoming Event

£140.00

IAAT Members £120
This is a fun 1 day refresher or learning some new advanced techniques, which you can incorporate with your everyday massage routine.
This Professional Canine Massage Course 2024
Upcoming Event

£150.00

Total cost of the course is £1500 (£150 deposit)
Professional Canine Massage Course runs over 6 Months starting in Sept 24 – Available to members and non-members. Highly practical building hands-on experience, skills and underpinning knowledge.
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
Unridden exercise is a valuable tool when working with horses during the rehabilitation process and for the prevention of injury.
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members – £20
Osteoarthritis – What a pain! What is Canine Osteoarthritis? with Kirsty Cavill
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
Behavioural considerations for rehabilitation and exercise prescription  – this looks at learning theory and what this means for choosing exercises/supporting clients through exercises.
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
Sue Standbridge talks about the effects of bridle and bit choices on impulsion and movement, and why they can affect hind limb engagement.  
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £30
A 1hour 1-2-1 with Kat (IAAT admin) to help with your business needs, admin or website support. Get support specific to your own requirements.
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
1hr Pre-recorded CPD. Learn the principles of equine conditioning with Jec A. Ballou, author of five books related to exercise and fitness. In this demo, Jec will discuss how to manage downtime, how to approach conditioning, and how to avoid common mistakes of conditioning.
Build your reputation and know your customers
Online / Recorded CPD

Original price was: £30.00.Current price is: £20.00.

IAAT Members £20
** JULY SPECIAL OFFER** A 1hr recorded CPD. A great new Marketing CPD for those of you setting up a new business and as a refresher for those of you who have been in business a while.
An Introduction to Canine Nutrition
Online / Recorded CPD

Original price was: £30.00.Current price is: £20.00.

IAAT Members £20
** JULY SPECIAL OFFER** A 1hr recorded CPD. An Introduction to Canine Nutrition With Lisa Hannaby.
Canine First Aid
Online / Recorded CPD

Original price was: £50.00.Current price is: £30.00.

IAAT Members £40
** JULY SPECIAL OFFER** A 2hr recorded CPD. Will equip you with some solid background knowledge, and enough information to deal with minor emergencies, and to identify more serious or life threatening issues.
Benefits of Barefoot Trimming
Online / Recorded CPD

Original price was: £30.00.Current price is: £20.00.

IAAT Members £20
** JULY SPECIAL OFFER** A 1hr recorded CPD. Seminar with Taryn Hardman of T J Equine hoof care-barefoot trimmer Liane Wilding Three Ravens Natural Boarding – Paddock Paradise UK
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
This 1hr CPD also has a focus on sporting and working dogs – the principles of canine conditioning, canine fitness and finishing with hydrotherapy techniques.
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
Charlotte and Hannah from Woozelbears brings you ‘Puppy Fitness & Conditioning ‘ the second in a series of CPDs.
Upcoming Event

£130.00

IAAT Members £130
Hands on Face to Face training in all disciplines across the UK, this is an opportunity to shadow an experienced therapist while they work.
Upcoming Event

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
Myth busting – what are the real reasons why there are grumpy horses, unwilling horses, lazy horses or horses that are tense, spook or bolt?
Online / Recorded CPD

£130.00

IAAT Members £75
30hrs CPD This dynamic and engaging study explains canine instinctual and learned behaviours and examines both internal and external factors that may lead to abnormalities.
Online / Recorded CPD

£130.00

IAAT Members £75
40hrs CPD This comprehensive study explores the instinctual and learned behaviors of horses, as well as internal and external factors that can cause abnormalities.

IAAT CPD Guidelines

At IAAT we would like our members to complete approx 25 hours per year, however, it is appreciated that most of our members will do considerably more than this. 

When becoming a member of IAAT a form will be provided for you to complete when renewing your membership at the end of each year.  

Some key categories are outlined below for your information however please include any others that may be relevant

  1. Short courses.
    e.g. Biomechanics, additional therapy skills, wound management.
  2. External conferences, seminars and AGMs.
    e.g. Horses Inside Out Conference, BEVA Congress, ISAMP, ESMA
  3. Studying for additional qualifications.
    e.g. MSc, BSc, Diploma
  4. Active committee work for a professional body.
    e.g. IAAT or other organisation
  5. Acquisition of knowledge from Journals and Webinars.
    e.g. Reading Horses Health, EVJ, BVNA, EVE or watching BEVA Webinars. In which case evidence of reading will be required in the form of a brief written review of the article.
  6. Developing or teaching others.
    e.g. Writing an article, doing an informative talk to a local group, assisting another therapist, preparing a lecture or presentation.
  7. Writing up detailed case histories.
  8. Personal professional development.
    e.g. discussion with fellow practitioners about problem solving, reflective learning.
  9. Other  anything else you think might be relevant

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Charlotte and Hannah from Woozelbears bring you the first of a series of Canine Fitness, Conditioning and Hydrotherapy CPDs.

This CPD has a focus on sporting and working dogs – the principles of canine conditioning, canine fitness and finishing with hydrotherapy techniques.