Designed for horse owners, equine professionals, veterinary staff, 4H and FFA to learn how to manage medical emergencies that happen with horses
Our EquiAid Emergency First Aid for Horses provides an introductory overview of how to manage common medical emergencies when they happen to horses. This does not include any advanced veterinary medical content regulated by law and the state veterinary practice act. Topics include: Transporting and restraining sick and/or injured horses, how to prepare an emergency plan and first aid kit for your farm, how to perform triage, physical assessments including obtaining vital signs, traumatic injuries such as wounds and fractures, how to apply an emergency splint, how to perform quick release ties and use safety ropes, important supplies in the equine first aid kit and how to use them, severe bleeding, burns, eye injuries, digestive Issues, emergencies that happen on the trail and horse shows and more.
Course expires 30 days from date of purchase
Begin your course by clicking on the links below. The course flows in order so you must complete the previous section before you can move to the next section. At the end of each topic you must click on the green button in the bottom right corner of the page. This will verify that you have completed that topic and give you credit in the grade book. You can monitor your progress in the course by the progress bar at the top of this page and also in the side bar. You can log in and out as many times as you like but must complete the course in 60 days from date of purchase.
Quizzes and Exams
This course has a quiz at the end of each module and a final exam at the end of the course. These assessments have unlimited attempts however you must pass each one with 100%.
E-Books and Printed Books
You will be provided the link to access your ebook in the Course Introduction section. Ebooks are web hosted and can only be viewed online. They are not downloadable and cannot be printed. If you purchased a printed book they will be mailed to you within a couple business days from date of purchase. You will be emailed a tracking number when the book is shipped.
For technical support with your course, please contact 844-PET-CPR9 or email@example.com
Please provide your name, order #, name of course you are enrolled in and a detailed description about the problem you are having. Our staff will reply within 48 hours.
This course in no way will teach how to administer veterinary care and is an introductory emergency first aid course for horse owners and equine professionals to learn how to manage a medical emergency until veterinary care can be ascertained.
If you are a veterinary technician and want to receive CE credit for completing this program we encourage you to create your free RACEtrack account with AAVSB. This site will sync to RACEtrack, the AAVSB’s CE tracking system, and provide a seamless connection between CE providers, licensees, and regulators. You will be able to access all of your CEU in one location and submit them to your board. Click Here to create an account.
“This program 20-798192 is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 3.00 CE Credits (3.00 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 3.00 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (3.00 max). This RACE approval is for the subject matter categorie(s) of: Category One: Scientific using the delivery method(s) of: Non-Interactive-Distance. This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board’s CE requirements”
Class also Qualifies for CEU with the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International