Horse Care and Grooming Online Certificate Program
Roberta Smoodin is the creator and online teacher for this program. She is a specialist in understanding and taking care of the horse.
This program is designed to provide you with the knowledge about important issues in understanding and caring for horses. You complete two theory based online courses. Each course takes 1 month to complete. Students can take 2 courses per month.
Understanding the Horse - 2 quarter credit hours
Taking Care of the Horse - 2 quarter credit hours
Upon completion of this Program, you will learn the following:
- anatomy and conformation
- behavior and temperament
- safety, including stalling and trailering
- trimming and shoeing of hooves
- horse illnesses
- common accidents
- reproduction and foaling
- emergencies, including what equipment should be on hand and what to do.
PROGRAM TUITION AND FEES
Application Fee: $50.00
Understanding the Horse Online Virtual Book - No fee to students in the program.
Taking Care of the Horse Online Virtual Book - No fee to students in the program.
4 Quarter Credit Hours
40 Clock Hours
1 - 2 months, depending on the number of online courses taken per month