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Bespoke Courses
Individual and Small Group Training

Date: Arranged to suit you
Venue: Wavendon Grange, Lawn Lane, Old Dalby, Leicestershire, LE14 3LW

Gillian Higgins, bespoke courses in equine anatomy and biomechanics, horse therapy, rehabilitation

CPD, Anatomy, Biomechanics, Posture, Pilates, Massage, Therapy Technique Courses and so much more!!


These bespoke courses can be arranged for riders, coaches, therapists, students, saddlers, other equine professionals, and are great for revision and exam preparation.


These advanced 'hands on' one or two day practical courses will take an in depth look at a range of different topics tailored to suit your needs.


Topics could include:-




Massage for horse owners

Pilates for horses

Rehabilitation exercises

Developing palpation

Assessing movement 

Postural assessments

Musculoskeletal testing

Joint and soft tissue structures


Joint range of movement and mobilisations

Soft tissue techniques

Strengthening and stretching techniques

Example Timetable

1000:  Welcome and Coffee

1030:  Theory or Practical Sessions

1300:   Lunch

1400:   Theory or Practical Sessions

1530:   Close


Suitable for individuals or groups up to 6.


Certificates of Participation can be issued.

Tea, coffee and home-made cakes are provided but please bring your own lunch.


Course Price



Up to 4 people:

For groups of 5 and above:




Course Leader



Gillian is an equine anatomist, biomechanist, BHS Senior Coach, professional Sports and Remedial Therapist and author with a first class honours degree in Equine Science and Business Management.


Gillian is passionate about anatomy. She believes knowledge of what you are working with can benefit horses whatever your profession and wherever your interests lie.

Gillian Higgins, equine, anatomist, therapist, coach rider

Gillian has studied a variety of equine and human therapy modalities both traditional and holistic.



As well as conventional training, Gillian has studied Equine Therapies in America, France, Germany and Sweden and is committed to giving our equine partners the best possible levels of care and consideration.



Gillian works with horses from all disciplines and levels from leisure to Olympic and is a member of the Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners and the Equine Sports Massage Association.

Interested in arranging your own course?

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