Can I take the INITIATION course if I don't have any experience?
Yes, this course is for beginners in equine podiatry. You can be an owner, veterinarian or beginner in the profession.
Can I get started at any training center?
Yes, you can take the INITIATION course either at an official F-Balance® Academy or at an authorized school that teaches the concept.
What are the benefits of taking this course?
It allows you to get started in equine podiatry with advanced knowledge. The F-Balance® concept considers functions of the foot that other schools do not take into account. This allows you to build experience on a solid foundation.
Is it mandatory to move up levels within the F-Balance® training system?
No. If you only want to learn about hoof trimming without selling your service, you can do one or more practical INITIATION courses without moving on to other levels.
How long is the certificate valid?
The INITIATION certificate is valid for life and cannot be annulled.
What happens if I pay for the reservation and then do not attend the course?
Reservations can only be refunded within 10 days of purchase. Please contact [email protected].
How long is the reservation and registration valid?
The reservation is valid indefinitely. You can book now and attend the course in the future. There is no time limit.
Do I receive a certificate upon passing the certification?
Yes, you receive a certificate of participation in paper format at the end of the course.
Is the certificate endorsed by the state?
No. The certificate is private. Daniel Anz certifies that you have participated in the practical INTRODUCTION to the F-Balance® concept.
Do I need to bring tools to the course?
Yes. The academies or schools usually have tools to lend, but try to bring your own for your convenience.
What is the total price of the Practical Initiation course?
137,00 US$ Theory online course + 47,00 US$ booking fee + the price you have to pay at the beginning of the practical course (you can find the price you have to pay at the school or academy of your choice at the bottom of this page).
Is the payment really secure?
Yes, we work with the payment provider STRIPE which is part of the TEACHABLE platform. The order form is protected by SSL encryption and your data will be handled according to the relevant data protection conditions.