Introductory Equine Ergonomics - Canada - Sept. 12 - 13, 2019

September 12th, 2019 - September 13th, 2019 | Stouffville, Ontario

Introductory Equine Ergonomics – Stouffille, Ontario

Instructor: Jochen Schleese, CMS, CSE

This 2-day course is the first step  to become an Equine Ergonomist and is suited for equine professionals and interested equestrians.

Curriculum Topics:

  • Includes both theoretical classroom instruction and in-barn hands-on demos and practice
  • Philosophy of Saddlefit 4 Life
  • Intro to historical and technological aspects, an anatomy of horse and rider, saddle support area, ‘reflex’ points resulting in negative reactions
  • Static saddle fit to horse and demo of dynamic saddle fit evaluation

Course Duration: 2 days (8:30 am  – 5:00 pm)

Date: Sept. 12 – 13, 2019 

Recommendation: We recommend that you read ‘Suffering in Silence’ by Jochen Schleese prior to starting the course.

Cost: $660.00 CAD + HST
Early Bird Discount up to May 31, 2019: $560 CAD + HST

 

Instruction:

  • Theoretical Classroom Instruction
  • Practical in-barn Demonstrations and hands-on practice
  • Curriculum Workbook
  • Saddle Fit Checklist Kit

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation prior to 60 days before course start date will ensure you receive a full refund of any course fees paid minus a $100 processing fee. Within the 60-30 days before the course start date, a refund will only be made with a doctor’s note and will be subject to a $100 processing fee. Within 30 days of the course start date, course fees are forfeited unless you fill the spot with someone else. Alternatively, we can keep your paid fees on account for a year for you to use at a subsequent course if the spot is not filled.

PLEASE EMAIL SONJA@SADDLEFIT4LIFE.COM TO REGISTER

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Margaret Boyce

For me as a coach and judge, we absolutely do not want to see all our years of hard work and dedication go down the drain because of ill-fitting saddles on our horses. Saddlefit 4 Life®’s amazing developments, have absolutely benefitted the riders but more importantly - for the horse's long term health with immediate and visible results. Seeing is believing! I saw a close friend of mine whose horse has been misdiagnosed for years as to why he was not happy in his work. This horse had his hocks injected; he had an MRI and several other medical procedures trying to find the answer as to why this TB gelding was so resistant even in the most basic work. This horse saw saddlers, chiropractor, massage therapist - the owner felt she did everything she could for this horse and nothing seemed to help. Even the veterinary clinic found and treated the symptoms but never found the cause for this horse's pain. In the diagnostic saddle fit evaluation, Jochen discovered several major fitting issues on this horse and immediately set to work like a surgeon, fitting the horse instantly with a new saddle and the results were beyond amazing. In all the years I have known this horse - I have never seen him produce a regular three beat canter under saddle until that very day. Once all the pressure points were relieved on this extremely sensitive horse, he moved with so much freedom and regularity and offered no resistance - as a judge and coach I just started applauding and crying at the same time!

— Margaret Boyce, Equine Canada Certified Dressage Coach and Judge

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