Canadian Institute of Equine and Canine Body Works

Address 1
Mailing: Box 137 Torrington, AB T0M 2B0
Address 2
Office: #200, 6102 46 St. Olds, AB T4H 1M5
(403) 860-2961
Contact Person
Lyndsey Deutsch, Owner, COO
Members Of
International Equine Body Workers Association
Accredited By
Equinology® operates as BPPE Approved school in California, USA (see website
Year Founded
1995 Equinology founded; in Canada since 2008
Average Class Size
5-14 depending on program and course
Enrolment #s
Varies by Course and Year
Degrees / Certificates / Licenses Offered
Certificates Levels 1-4 (Equine) and 1-2 (Canine) plus Specialized Certificates and Continuing Education Hours recognized by multiple organizations (NCBTMB, IEBWA, RACE, ACAN)
Entrance Requirements
Normally 18 years of age; 16 with parental consent
Tuition Fees
Varies by course – Class duration 2-9 days
Language of Operation
Academic Year
Most Courses Spring (AprilMay) and Fall (Sep-Nov)

CIECBW specializes in bringing internationally-recognized Equinology® and Caninology® certification in body work to Canada. Courses also include a variety of specialized and complementary modalities and advanced techniques and tools. Small class size, intense immersion in modular classes and hands-on labs, followed by monitored Externships to document practical skills, mean graduates are confident in their certification. Programs integrate learning to assess and address animal health/wellness, support rehabilitation, enhance performance, while working within a health care team.

Additional Campuses CIECBW brings the classroom to facilities across Canada as demand and capacity expands. Currently delivering most courses in Calgary Alberta area.

Grants: Contact us for current availability Scholarships: Contact us for current availability

Loans: Student Payment Plans up to 6 months

Online Training: Distance Delivery of variety of courses provided through Equinology® prerequisite and supplementary courses available

Placement Assistance: In Progress, Housing Assistance: Contact us for further information