SJG Training’s Equestrian First Aid training is tailored to the types of injuries likely to be encountered working around horses, delivered in a way that fits with the busy routine of a working stables, by health care professionals that deal with these injuries on a daily basis.
Our courses are targeted, specific and relevant if you ride or handle horses. delivered in a relaxed, realistic and enjoyable way at your riding establishment, so that riders get the most from their learning experience.
Cost: Please call or email for pricing
Course Length: Approximately 2.5 Hours
Scope: This course covers the basics of First Aid for injuries associated with equestrian-related activities.
Common Mechanisms of Injury
- Fall/Propel Injuries
- Step/Stomp Injuries
- Kick Injuries
- Bite Injuries
- Roll/Crush Injuries
- Strike Injuries (obstacles, etc.)
- Drag Injuries
- Pin Injuries
- Rider Whiplash
- Rider Dehydration
- Concussions/Minor Head Injuries
- Crushing Injuries
- Dental Injuries
- Multi-system Trauma
Example Hands-on Scenarios
- Horse Bite
- Fractured Arm from Fall
- Kick to Abdomen
- Altered Mental Status from Fall
- Lacerated Arm
Course Completion Certificate: Participants who successfully complete the course are issued a course completion certificate from SJG Emergency Response Training & Consulting, LLC.