RQF Registered equine therapy courses in Devon

Equine massage therapists examining horse

Level 4 Diploma in Equine Sports Massage Therapy

The L4DESM runs every year and starts in the autumn. Classes take place one weekend every month. Registration is now open for 2024

L4DESM Course Schedule

Day Month
7-8 September
5-6 October
2-3 November
7-8 December
No class in January
1-2 February
1-2 March
5-6 or 12-13 TBC April *Exam weekend
+ 1 month (**Case study hand in)

*Exam weekend may be 5-6 or 12-13 April 2025. This date will be confirmed
** Case study hand in needs to be within a month of the exam but is negotiable

Course dates for the L4 Upgrade course

Enrolment ends end of February 2024
Course commences 6th March 2024
Examination September 2024


Foundation Course in Equine Massage (Vet Physio students)

By arrangement with Helen Tompkins
Delivered over 3 consecutive days
Minimum number of students: 4 (needs to be an even number of students to allow pairing up)

  • Equine Sports Massage Association
  • Animal Health Professions Register
  • Open Awards
  • RAMP