Continuing Education Approved Classes

Approved courses have been submitted and compared to our requirements for granting CE. Quality of courses was not assessed. Please post in the CE forum on the membership site, or contact us, if you have concerns about the quality of a course you have taken.

You are not restricted to the courses below for CE credit.

You should choose courses with material not covered in your certification course. Learn something new!

IP= in person  O= online or home study

Courses that were not approved are listed on our membership site. Login button is in the upper right corner.  Check the member benefits, some of these schools offer discounts to members!

COVID Exception- during travel restrictions, we are giving hands-on credit for online skills classes (for class time covering skills and assessment) whether or not they are approved for hands-on hours. 

Animal Ease Therapies

          Approved Courses:

Bach Flower Essences for Animals, O, 8 hours, including 4 hours hands-on

                     Equine Fascial Lines- O, 10 hours, including 5 hours hands-on

                     Equine Fascial Lines follow-up live workshop- IP, 7 hours hands-on

Bancroft School of Massage Therapy/ Doggone U

Approved course: (live workshops, may not be available)

Shoden Reiki 1 + Animal Reiki (Linda Crabtree), IP, 14 hours, all hands on

Fundamentals of Equine Manual Lymph Drainage (Theresa Mueller), IP, hours TBD

Canine Arthritis Managment

Approved course: CAM Advocate Level 1 O, 12 hours non-hands on

Canis Bodyworks

Approved Courses:

Trust and Relationship Building with Dogs, IP, 24 hours, including 8 hands on

Canine Massage Fundamentals, IP, 24 hours, all hands on

Physical Dog, IP, 24 hours, including 6 hands on

Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy, IP, 24 hours, including 12 hands on

Lymphatic Massage, IP, 24 hours, including 12 hands on

Business of Canine Massage and Bodywork, IP, 8 hours, non-hands on

Canine A&P for the Pet Care Professional, O, 30 hours, non-hands on

Canine Sports Massage and Safe Stretching, IP, 16 hours, including 6 hands on

Canine Palliative & Hospice Care, IP, 8 hours, including 5 hands on

Canine Oncology Massage, IP, 8 hours, including 5 hands on

Communication With All Life University

Energy Healing for Animals - Level 1, O, 94.5 hours, non-hands on

Animal Communication - Level 1, O, 80 hours, non-hands on

Dogsafe

Dogsafe Canine First Aid, O, 7 hours, non-hands on

Emmett Therapies

Emmett for Dogs, Level 1, IP, 14.5 hours, including 13 hands-on

Emmet for Dogs, Level 2, IP, 14.5 hours, including 13 hands-on

Emmett for Dogs, Short Course, IP, 6 hours, including 4.5 hands-on

Equine Business Solutions

Bootcamp for Your Equine Bodywork Business  O, 6 minimum, total TBD, non-hands on

The Equine Institute (Formerly Equi-librium Institute)

Approved Courses:

Equine Conformation, O, 8 hours, non-hands on

Equine Nutrition and Gastrointestinal Health O, 4 hours, non-hands on

Fundamentals of Breeds and Disciplines , O, 3 hours, non-hands on

The Equine Hoof: Anatomy, Physiology & Maintenance ,O, 8 hours, non-hands on

The Fundamentals of a Lameness Examination , O, 6 hours, non-hands on

Fundamentals of Equine First Aid , O, 8 hours, non-hands on

Equine Biomechanics for Equine Professionals , O, 12 hours, non-hands on

Fundamentals of Equine Sociology and Physiology, O, 3 hours, non-hands on

Theory: Equine Fascial Release and Integration Therapy, O, 8 hours, non-hands on

Fundamentals of Equine Physical Exam & Restraint, O, 3 hours, non-hands on

Contraindications for Equine Bodywork, O, 4 hours, non-hands on

Case Studies in Equine Health, O, 10 hours, non-hands on

Full Spectrum Canine Therapy

Osteopathic Approach to Animal Rehabilitation (ANT) - INTRO class- IP, 25 hours, hands on, 3 hours, non-hands on

Holistic Equine Academy of Lymphedema (HEAL)

Fundamentals of Equine Manual Lymph Drainage for Professionals (see below for online version)- IP, 2 hours non-hands on, 14 hours hands-on

CELT Program (see below for individual course hours)

       Professional Guide to Equine Lymphedema- O, 3 hours non-hands on

       Fundamentals of Equine Manual Lymph Drainage for Professionals- O, 21 hours hands-on

       Layman's Grooming Technique- O, 7 hours hands-on

       Wrapping- IP, 21 hours hands-on

Holistic Animal Courses, by Angel's Animals, LLC

Approved Courses:

Animal Reiki- O, approved for 14 hours, non-hands on

Canine Kinesiology Taping- O, approved for 8 hours, hands on

Equine Kinesiology Taping- O, approved for 10 hours, hands on

Myofascial Massage for Animals- O, approved for 3 hours, non-hands on

Holistic Veterinary Institute

Approved course: Boost Your Referrals, O, 2 hours, non-hands-on

Horse Harmony

Approved course: Horse Temperment Typing, O, 15 hours, all hands-on

Intuitive Touch Animal Care

Approved courses:

Introduction to Animal Communication (Live) Online Course Level 1: 10 hours, hands on

Digging Deeper, Level 2: O, 12 hours, hands on

Masterson Method

Approved Courses: 

Beyond Horse Massage Weekend Seminar, IP, 14 hours,  hands on

Northwest School of Animal Massage

Visceral Therapy for Dogs and Horses, O (12 hours non-hands on), IP (8 hours hands-on)

Power of Touch

Approved Courses: 

Senior Dog Meridian Massage and Acupressure, O, 13.5 hours, all hands on

Senior Horse Meridian Massage and Acupressure, O, 13.5 hours, all hands on

Helping your Dog's Hips and Hind End, O, 12 hours, all hands on

Consistent Clients Method, O, 11 hours, non-hands on

Bodywork Biz Club, O, 8 hours, non-hands on

Tallgrass Animal Acupressure USA

Approved Courses: 

Tui Na Preperation Course O, 25 hours,  non-hands on