Dreamwinds Equine Assisted Learning Centre’s EAL Certification Program
Dreamwinds offers the one and only Original Cartier Farms Equine Assisted Learning Certification Program in Ontario. For decades, equine assisted learning has proven to help develop both life and leadership skills for all participants, no matter their experience or ability. Dreamwinds is the ONLY satellite facility in the world licensed by the original founder of the Building Block (TM) Program with a proven EAL curriculum developed & tested through research. This is the most comprehensive EAL Certification program available and has been developed and tested through research to provide a standardized curriculum of objective-based exercises that delivers proven results!
EAGALA Certified Professional
With 4,500 members in 50 nations, EAGALA Certified Professionals help people change their lives by practicing The EAGALA Model: The Global Standard for Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Personal Development. EAGALA Certified Professionals complete a rigorous training program, commit to evidence-based client solutions, utilize an exclusive team approach and operate with a strong code of ethics.
Certificates from Equine Guelph (a division of the University of Guelph)
The equine certificate and diploma programs at the University of Guelph offer a comprehensive course of online study for the horse enthusiast and owner. This continuing education program is based on research and evidence-based knowledge providing horse owners with practical information to improve the health and welfare of the horses in your care. Online courses give you the opportunity to learn with more flexibility to participate while balancing work, family and your horses. They are innovative, developed and facilitated by leading equine industry practitioners, veterinarians and researchers.
Horse Behaviour and Safety
In this course you will be given the tools to take action to create a safe environment for you and your horse by: gaining an introductory understanding of horse behaviour; learning smart, practical horse handling skills; and reducing physical risks on your horse’s farm.
Equine business 101
Equine Business 101 offers a starting point as you begin delving into the possibilities of running your own facility or taking your business to the next level, and sees you through the process of developing a business plan. Throughout this course, we will provide you with some basic information to guide you in the creation of your plan to run a successful equine facility.