Equine Emergency First Aid Training programs for all ages, abilities and disciplins

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Equi-Health Canada/Equi-First Aid USA instructors undergo intensive training, testing,  and must adhere to a high standard, keeping up with ongoing updates and methods as they are presented by the Veterinarians on the Advisory Board.  Their education continues as they remain with the organization.

They are under an instructor agreement with Equi-Health Canada/Equi-First Aid USA and must retain their current and valid certification through a minimum number of teaching engagements per year, a strict code of ethics they must adhere to and they must hold current liability insurance.

ONLY the instructors listed below are CURRENT, INSURED and CERTIFIED with Equi-Health Canada.  If you are being offered a class and you have questions about the qualifications of that person, please contact us.

SR - Instructors with a SR next to their name have been teaching with EHC for a minimum of three years and have successfully completed their re-certification requirements.

DPEP - Instructors with a DPEP next to their name have completed the Disaster Planning and Emergency Preparedness certification and are trained and eligible to teach that course.

STP - Instructors with a STP next to their name have completed the Safe Trailering Practices certification and are trained and eligible to teach that course.

LHFR - Instructors with LHFR next to their name have completed all requirements in Livestock Handling, Safety and First Aid for First Responders.

INSTRUCTORS (in alphabetical order by first name):
(Basic and Advanced)

Abbey George
Adelle Stewart
Anne Bowen - DPEP
Amanda Abraham - (SR)  DPEP, STP & licensed affiliate
Amanda Mahoney 

Amanda Pratt -  DPEP, STP, LHFR

Amanda Preston (SR) , DP

Amanda Tidwell 

Amber Blair 

Andonia Reynolds - DPEP & licensed affiliate

April Ibarra - DPEP

Ashley Beckman 

Barb Reid

Beth Mincey -  DPEP, STP, LHFR (SR) & licensed affiliate

Bianca Langille 

Breanne Rodwell - DPEP

Brenda Durham -  (SR) 

Brenda Rosadiuk 

Brenna Jaycock -  DPEP, LHFR

Brooke Werner 

Brynn Goegebeur 

Caitlin Mendoza 

Cari Ann Dorian - DPEP, STP, LHFR

Carrie Greer 

Carolyn Kemps -  DPEP, STP & licensed affiliate

Catherine Gillihan

Chelsea McKen - DPEP

Chelsey Westerbeek - DPEP, STP & licensed affiliate

Cheryl Wilkins

Chloe Zielke

Cst. Chris Marinelli 

Christy Geist - ADV

Cory Conley (SR)

Courtney Gledstone 

Darlene Ouellette (SR)

Deanna Wheeler

Debbie Johnson 

Deb Loewen 

Denise Pisarski (SR) 

Desiree Nelson  (SR) 

Diane Belanger (SR)

Diane Brown 

Dominique Painchaud

Donna Legue - DPEP

Drew Parker

Elisabeth Crabtree - DPEP, STP, LHFR & licensed affiliate

Elisabeth Kunysz - (SR)

Emily Bertrand 

Emily Walker 

Emma Hamilton 

Erhard Marenbach (SR)

Eric Fawcett - (SR)

Estelle Emond 

Georgina Burrell (SR)

Hanna Van Moorsel 

Heather Lehman, RVT - (SR),  DPEP, STP, LHFR 

Heather Stuart-Panko -  STP

Heidi Grant 

Jean Kruse - DPEP

Jeff Diment

Jenn Burgoyne - (SR)  DPEP, STP, LHFR

Jennifer VandenDool (SR)

Jennifer Ward 

Jessica Lavoie 

Joelle Goegebeur 

Jodene Ferré -  DPEP, STP

Sgt. Chris Marinelli 

Julie De Grandpré 

Julie Villemaire - DPEP, STP, LHFR

Justine Hughes-Ostrowski 

Karen Clark

Karen Sepkowski (SR)

Karen Stubitsch 

Kari Hasselriis (SR)

Karin Carlson 

Karla McGee - licensed affiliate

Karmen Kyle 

Katharina Finke 

Kathleen Bellamy 

Kathy Hiebert -  DP, STP, LHFR

Katelyn Field 

Kaya Ziraldo

Kayla Kuebler (SR)

Kayla Dawn-Spiers

Kayla Smith 

Dr. Kelda Lawlor, DVM 

Kori Levy

Kimberly Johnson (France)

Sgt. Kris McCarthy -  DPEP

Krista Petit

Kylie Garchinkski -  DPEP, STP, LHFR

Lara Matechuk 

Laine Bennett 

Laura Burt 

Laura Sliter - DPEP

Laura Talbot - (SR), DPEP, STP

Lauren Gilbert 

Leanne Murray - DPEP, STP, LHFR

Les Oakes - DP, STP 

Lisa McGee - licensed affiliate

Lisa Rochford 

Lisa Vanelli 

Lori Bumstead 

Lynne Backwell - DPEP, STP, LHFR

Lorena Waldner - DPEP, STP, LHFR

Marianna Sia-Drake 

Marion Popkin 

Marissa  Yeoman 

Mark Moss

Marsha George (SR)

Megan Ranger

Melanie Moch 

Melanie Nichole

Melissa Caccamo 

Michelle Holyk

Michelle Hrynkiw

Miranda Wiens -  DPEP, STP, & licensed affiliate

Morgen Langner-  DPEP

Morgen Maillet 

Morgen Oostra

Nancy Janssens - (SR) 

Nicholas Olszewski - (Australia)

NJ Ainslie 

Dr. Pascal Dubé, DVM

Penny Batherson - (SR)  DP, STP, LHFR  & licensed affiliate

Petra Collins 

Phairyn Lancaster 

Rachelle Hitchner

Robin A Reeve -  DP, STP

Sabrina Van Schyndel

Sara Lavoie 

Sergio Ibarra - DPEP

Shakara Parsons 

Shannon Culver 

Shannon Dickey 

Shay Bergunder - DPEP

Shelby Riche - DPEP, STP

Shelley Olfert 

Shelley Mottershead (SR)

Shelley Shopsowitz, RVT 

Sonia Gonzales 

Sophie Dufresne 

Stacey Humphreys 

Susanne McGoldrick -  DPEP, STP. LHFR

Sue Sweeney-Janes -  DPEP, STP & licensed affiliate

Suzie McArthur 

Sylvie Moser 

Tianna Evans

Tammy Ochs

Tanis Reed -  DPEP, STP

Taylor Ormiston 

Teri Ann Tate - (SR), DPEP, STP & licensed affiliate

Tim Ridsdale 

Tracy Lapping (SR)

Vance Wyatt - (SR) 

Vicki Bennett -  DPEP

Yvonne MacDonald 


Heather Davis,

Executive Director, 


403-700-9152 direct

Ross MacInnes, 

International Training Director


403-510-8051 direct

Sue McGoldrick,

Instructor Trainer,

Social Media Relations


Cst. Jenn Burgoyne,

First Responder Relations

780-662-0232 direct

Tiffeny Wandler, Phd.

Advisory Board Member


Dr. Brian Taylor, DVM, Advisory Board Member


Dr. David Dempsey, DVM, Advisory Board Member


Derenda MacInnes, Advisory Board Member


Dr. Bertus Badenhorst, Advisory Board Member


Karen McMann, 

Farrier/Hoof Health Support and Advisory Board Member


Junior Instructors - Mentorship Program:

Shaelyn Hardie

Emily Mair

Jasmine Pearson

Carter Voegtlin

Alex Wilson