This is a course in “Equestrian Specific” Emergency first aid and is suitable for those riders who would like to gain a basic knowledge of Basic Life Support emergency procedures.

Beneficial to happy hackers, liveries and mothers of pony mad children, and those that don’t require a nationally recognised qualification in first aid for their chosen ridden profession.

This basic course prepares participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way.


First Aid Training Co-operative exceed the HSE Employers' Due Diligence requirements for first aid training providers.

We have ISO9001 Certification and are also members of the Federation of First Aid Training Organisations.

You can rely on our quality assured systems for the correct accreditation of your course.

Certificate Validity

3 Years

Course Content List

Emergency Response + Equestrian course content:

  • Incident management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents - ABC
  • Airway Management – treatment of unconscious collapse
  • Riding hat and body protector removal
  • Recovery Position
  • Breathing Problems - Cardiac Arrest CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
  • AED / Defibrillator use

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