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Documents and links

Training program tracking worksheet
Download and print this PDF and check off the boxes as you complete the steps in the training program.

Introduction to the Equine Diet and Lifestyle 
Students should study this information during Beginning Studies.

Introduction to Hoof Anatomy
Students should study this information during Beginning Studies and before they attend the beginning clinic.

Tools and Maintenance
This will help students decide what tools to purchase when they are getting started.

Making the Most of Your Mentorship
Read this before contacting and setting up a mentorship.

PHCP Mentors
Choose and contact a Mentor to set up a mentorship.

Student Progress Report
Submit this after each intermediate and advanced mentorship.

Good Hoof Photos and How to Take Them
Follow and practice these tips in preparation for media presentations to be submitted during training.

Step 4 Intermediate Studies Media Presentation Guidelines

Step 7 Final Media Presentation Guidelines

Smugmug Upload and Edit Instructions
Read these before you begin uploading your media presentation photos.

Sample Summary for working with other professionals
For Advanced Student Practitioners and Practitioners to receive credit for ride-alongs and clinics with other professionals, please submit a summery describing your day. Critical thinking is encouraged at this level. What fits with your approach and what does not? Students and Intermediate Student Practitioners need to solidify their training by completing the Intermediate Series before working with non-PHCP professionals.

Education and CE Credits
The number of credits awarded for some of the common events that members attend.

Training and Continuing Education credit form
This should be filled out annually by students in training and Certified Practitioners to receive credit for events not registered through PHCP. You may update it throughout the year.