Andrea Pole is a Human and Animal Therapist, qualified in physiotherapy, massage and spinal manipulation with over 20 years’ experience in the industry. She trained alongside Ronnie Longford, (the first McTimoney Chiropractor in the UK) for many years whilst establishing her own practice. She has worked in Dubai, Canada and extensively within the UK. Andrea now works with some of the top equine yards and names.
Andrea has founded Equine Massage Training (UK) to provide students with a high quality course which furnishes them with the skills and knowledge to work within the equine industry as competent massage therapists. The course content has been developed to provide students with an in depth anatomy and physiology base with a strong practical emphasis on palpation and technique. Andrea is passionate about her work and teaching, her enthusiasm always comes over in her courses. It is very important to her that she passes on her knowledge and experience to others to improve the welfare and care of animals. Andrea has written and delivered training for The College of Animal Physiotherapy and as a qualified Advanced Equine Dentist She wrote the WWAED Advanced Dentistry training course and examination which was accepted by the BEVA (British Equine Veterinary Association) and RCVS (Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons), as an industry standard.
Rosie Trained with EMT herself and is now part of our team. She runs her own successful massage practice, Equine Symmetry Southwest, based in North Cornwall where she treats some of top horses around the area helping to keep her clients and equine partners in tip top shape. Rosie also runs our Horse owners course passing on some of her knowledge to owners looking to increase their knowledge within this field.
Having previously qualified with equine massage training UK, Paul now runs his own successful equine massage business. Paul brings a wealth of information and knowledge regarding the equine animal.
With over 30 years experience of training, breeding, owning and managing thoroughbred racehorses. He has also managed the day-to-day running of successful veterinary, private and livery yards.
David is your point of contact when you are with us on your training weekends. He makes sure all our students have everything they need and we are all at the right place at the right time. Any problems, David is always there to help.
Roxy is a recent member of our team. Roxy is another pair of hands, on training days. She is the lady to contact if you are in need of admin support whilst with us.
She pops in and out on practical days, making sure we are all happy and super organised.