Back to All Events

Focus Training Week 1 & 2, Dancing With Equus, Chirons Way, Maple Ridge, British Columbia

  • Maple Ridge, British Columbia Canada (map)

Engaging With Equine Guided Development- Facilitate Equine Guided Development with Passion & Purpose

FOCUS Training Week 1 and 2

June 14-18, 2017 and August 12-16, 2017

  • 10:00-5:30 each day
  • Maple Ridge (45 min east of Vancouver), British Columbia Canada 


In a world that is looking beyond the status quo for personal and professional development, horses are leading the way. When you commit to working with Sandra and the Chiron’s Way herd, you will learn about the vast potential of partnering with horses, how such work is accessible to a wide range of markets and how you can define your unique contribution as you create your niche therein.

This innovative facilitation program is for anyone interested in honing their EGD awareness and skills, as well as EGD professionals such as wellness practitioners, coaches, counsellors, educators and equine professionals who want to:

  • Master the art of partnering with horses in the fields of personal and professional development
  • Incorporate EGD/EFW sessions with your existing client base
  • Bring new tools and insights to your business and programs
  • Develop a strong foundation in EGD/EFW processes and skills
  • Become more versatile in your approach to individuals, teams and herds
  • Help your clients move quickly and easily toward their goals
  • Have a great time doing what you love!

This training offers learning modules that balance the skills and creativity required to facilitate transformational EGD sessions and programs. During these experiential 2 weeks you will learn how to:

  • create a safe environment for learning, sharing, growing and healing
  • partner with a variety of horses and identify their unique abilities and strengths
  • facilitate a reflective/contemplative equine guided development session
  • conceptualize the use of active groundwork principles within an EGD/EFW session
  • utilize Sandra’s Conscious Horsemanship Model to create heightened learning and transformation with your clients
  • transform limiting beliefs that may arise during equine guided experiences/facilitate equine assisted belief change EABC Sessions
  • incorporate the expressive arts to heighten and deepen the integration of any session or program
  • keep your herd happy and healthy before, during and after sessions and programs
  • work on your written scope of practice document for submission to EFW-Can (if applicable)
  • DANCE with EQUUS

*Previous exposure to or training in equine guided work is a prerequisite for this training, such as the Level 1 Exploring EGD Training,  at Chiron’s Way, the EFW-Can Explorations Training, or equivalent. This course meets the requirements of the Focus Training for Equine Facilitated Wellness Canada (EFW-Can).

Location: Chiron’s Way, Maple Ridge (Near Vancouver, BC)

June 14-18, 2017 Week 1 and August 12-16, 2017 Week 2

Cost: $2997 + gst before May 1, 2017 for both Weeks of training

($3350 + gst thereafter)