Module 1: Introduction to Occupational Health & Safety (OHS 101)
Length: 6 hours
Module subjects include horse handling safety, propane forge safety, welding safety, forging safety, protective wear for shop work and shoeing.
Students will be able to safely lead a horse, pick up and hold the foot, start and operate a propane forge, list the safety gear needed for shop work and horseshoeing.
Textbooks: Principles of Horseshoeing
Evaluation: Must pass written quiz but no % value toward final mark.
Location: The material and quiz will be covered on site.
Teaching Method: Lecture, instructor led practical, classroom/lab practicum.