An equestrian specific Basic Life Support course designed for anyone who rides, works with, or is involved with horses.

Vey suitable for those that want to know what to do should the worst happen, but don't specifically require a first aid qualification.  Or for people such as pony club volunteers who may be called upon to support of a first aider during an incident.


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

Course content for Basic Life Support + Equestrian:

  • Incident management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents in an equestrian setting 
  • Primary Survey - ABC
  • Managing collapsed casualties – Airway Management and the Recovery Position
  • Breathing Problems – Cardiac Arrest CPR 
  • AED / Defibrillator use
  • Calling for help

Upcoming Events

We don’t currently have any public courses of this type scheduled. Please contact us to enquire about private course availability.

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We offer a wide range of courses across the UK. To see our full course listings, click here. Questions? Need something more bespoke or at your venue? Browse our private course listings below:

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We can run Private First Aid Courses at any suitable venue, for groups of up to 12 participants per trainer. Private courses can be tailored to almost any situation or context that your organisation or group requires.

Please complete the form linked below to let us know a bit about your requirements, and we'll be in touch as soon as we can. Alternatively, call the office and talk to one of us to discuss your situation and how we can help deliver the best course for you.

03334 330731 - Freecall from any mobile or landline
07585 723763 - Mobile

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