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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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Upcoming Event

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
Live Zoom call 24th April @6pm. Myth busting – what are the real reasons why there are grumpy horses, unwilling horses, lazy horses or horses that are tense, spook or bolt?
Upcoming Event

£0.00

IAAT Members – Free
A live demo of Equicantis with Q&A, Wednesday 22nd May at 6pm via Zoom. Equicantis is an admin and business management system integrated with equine and canine exercise prescription for animal physical therapists.
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.
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.
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.
An Introduction to Laser Therapy
Online / Recorded CPD

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

IAAT Members £20
***APRIL CPD DISCOUNT*** A 1hr recorded CPD. With Emily Ashdown, Animal Physiotherapist and laser therapy and rehabilitation product specialist for Companion Animal Health.
Canine Advanced Laser with Emily Ashdown
Online / Recorded CPD

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

IAAT Members £20
***APRIL CPD DISCOUNT*** A 1hr recorded CPD. In this webinar we will explore the latest advancements in Photo biomodulation and the best techniques using your laser.
Principles of Healthy Equine Feet with Clive Ponsford
Online / Recorded CPD

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

IAAT Members £20
***APRIL CPD DISCOUNT*** A 1hr recorded CPD. The role soft tissue plays in supporting the bones of the foot; soft tissue volume and why we should work hard not to lose it, and much more…
How to work well with the Referring Vet
Online / Recorded CPD

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

IAAT Members £20
***APRIL CPD DISCOUNT*** A 1hr recorded CPD. The MDT comprises of various disciplines/specialties such as behaviourists, vet, physiotherapists, rehab practitioner, vet nurse, dog trainer, myotherapist.
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
1hr CPD talk covering an Introduction to Thermography. Even if you dont want to go forwards with the full training, you may well come across Thermography reports during your own treatment visits – so having a little understanding will make a big difference.
Canine Assessment for Rehabilitation
Online / Recorded CPD

£40.00

IAAT Members £25
A 2.5hr CPD Recording: Seminar filmed at Kate Clapperton’s clinic, where she invited sporting/working dog handlers and rehab clients to come along and see how she carries out assessments.
Online / Recorded CPD

£100.00

IAAT Members £60
A 6hr CPD Recording: Seminar filmed at Kate Clapperton’s clinic, where she invited sporting/working dog handlers and rehab clients to come along and see how she carries out assessments.
Canine Conditioning
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
A 1hr 20mins CPD Recording as an Introduction to Canine Conditioning – increasing Core Strength, Flexibility, Proprioception, and overall strength.
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.
An evening with Toney Nevin
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
A 1hr 10 min recording from a live talk with world renowned osteopath Tony Nevin.
Understanding Equine Rehab with Katie Lawrence
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
A 1hr recorded CPD. Katie will discuss equine rehabilitation techniques specifically relating to exercise prescription and explore the importance of strength and conditioning for horses.
Massage and stretching seminar for active and agility dog owners
Online / Recorded CPD

£40.00

IAAT Members £25
A 1.5hr recorded CPD. By Kate Clapperton – A collection of videos of active dog owners and agility dog handlers at the first of several seminars.
Deep dive into Canine Posture assessment and Stance analysis with Emily Ashdown
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
A 1hr recorded CPD. In this webinar we will explore what the ideal canine posture examination looks like and how this can be used in our assessments.
Equine Touch with Elaine Jenkins
Online / Recorded CPD

£30.00

IAAT Members £20
A 1hr recorded CPD. What Equine Touch is and how it works. Demo video talking through key points and areas of interest.
Canine Bowen Technique
Online / Recorded CPD

£35.00

IAAT Members £25
A 1.5hr CPD Recording. The Canine Bowen Technique (CBT) is a highly effective but gentle, non-invasive, hands on, holistic approach that helps promote pain relief, reduces stress and rebalances your dog.

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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Wednesday 24th April – 6pm

EQUINE PAIN RECOGNITION

1 HR CPD – Myth busting – what are the real reasons why there are grumpy horses, unwilling horses, lazy horses or horses that are tense, spook or bolt?