Water Management with Small Animal Hydrotherapy

Water Management with Small Animal Hydrotherapy

Course Details

Who is the course suitable for?
  • Invaluable to all Hydrotherapy centres
  • Hydrotherapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Veterinary Surgeons
  • Veterinary Nurses
What will I gain from the course?
  • Understanding of the importance of correct management of water within the hydrotherapy centre
  • Understanding of how the centre operates, the equipment used, its role and how to maintain it correctly
  • Ability to identify the chemicals involved in treating water, their safety, storage and correct handling
  • Identify water parameters, how they are measured and what action should be taken if they are incorrect
  • Complete water tests using various methods of water testing equipment explaining its significance and interpretation of the results
What’s included in the fee?
  • Registration with awarding body
  • Grading of all assessments
  • Full certification
  • All refreshments during the course

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction.

Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction. Please be prepared for a late finish on Day One.
Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Course Programme (brief overview – theory & practical)
  • The importance of treating water
  • Legislation
  • Hydrotherapy equipment – description of equipment, its role and routine maintenance
  • Water treatment chemicals – purposes and effects
  • Water parameters, their effects and how they impact parameters
  • Water testing – tests required, common mistakes, how to test correctly
  • Chemical safety – storage and handling
  • Post course assignment
Howard Gosling

Howard Gosling

F.Inst.SRM
Great feedback from water management thank you – September 2018

Impressive amount covered in the day, expertly presented with great humour. Thanks, Howard.

Water management today! I’m assured it will sink in eventually. A lot of info from an extremely knowledgeable teacher. The anecdotes were both funny & awful at the same time.

Water management – lots to learn and I have an understanding of what needs to be achieved for correct water management, explained very well.

A lot to take in and all very important. I’m sure it will all make sense eventually.

Well presented & lots to learn. Still processing it all. Explained really well.

Water management – lots to take in and I got there in the end.

Water management explained well but hard to take in. Need to re-look at my notes.

Interesting lesson with Howard. Really hard to understand however the practical really helped. Thank you.

Good course, I enjoyed doing the practical made everything make sense. Thanks.

I never was a good chemist however the practical was good.

Another very informative day, I’ve learnt a lot of useful information. The practical task was really helpful to understand the theory.

Thank you for your kind words from yesterdays Water Management course – August 2018

Really enjoyed my training at Hawksmoor, lovely people.

Great day today. Howard was very knowledgeable & made it understandable. Enjoyed the practical session.

Howard was really passionate & informative about his subject! He really helped us to understand & I feel confident.

The practical was really helpful & made me understand the theory.

Super helpful & great information.

Great information & useful practical.

Another very informative & interesting day! Really liked the water testing practical.

Another day with a lecturer who is an expert in his field. So much information with such importance passed on today. Water management doesn’t feel so scary anymore.

Thank you for the feedback – July 2018

Howard’s knowledge was very impressive and I felt I could ask him questions, the practical was great.

Better than excellent! Thank you Howard.

Brilliant day. I now know what I should have learnt at school! Great lecturer Howard. Thank you for marking a difficult subject a whole lot easier.

Chemicals: My love-hate relationship. Great when explained and maybe they’re not as scary as I thought.

Clear explanation of a difficult topic.

Great knowledge & I feel I could approach Howard again. The practical was useful.

A difficult topic to get your head around. Much clearer by the end of the day.

Hard subject to grasp but better with practical.

Lots of information to take in, great lecturers.

Excellent course. Lots of great practical advice with great knowledge from very approachable lecturers. Can’t wait to put it into practice.

Fab course, lots of useful info lots to read again.

Thank you for your kind feedback – March 2018

Really enjoyed water management, lots of knowledge shared.

Lots to take in and learn about chemicals & more than one name.

Really enjoyed today! Good practice to test the water myself. Howard was really good, knew anything & everything about water.

Really informative day on water management, the practical element really helped to embed the theory. Thank you.

Found the practical very helpful! A very informative day! Thank you.

Practical very helpful learnt new & interesting things.

Loved the practical. Howard was interesting but mind blowing and a bit confusing. Howard does know a lot & enjoys his subject.

Very informative, thank you.

Learnt a lot, very informative, thank you.

Great to listen to Howard, inspiring knowledge.

What a clever guy! Learnt more than I ever expected, great day.

Really enjoyed the practical.

Thank you for your feedback today January 2018

Fantastic day, very well explained. Relaxed classroom atmosphere and enjoyed practical, thank you a great lecturer.

Great day, concepts explained well and in appropriate detail. Many thanks.

Informative, relevant and interesting.

Great day, very well explained.

Really enjoyed the practical session! Howard is an incredibly knowledgable chap!

Great day with Howard on water management who really is the “top of his game” on water – super day, many thanks.

Very informative lecturers with a great practical aspect.

Great day with lots to learn. Enjoyed the practical and made more sense.
Found the morning a lot to take in but the practical made me realise I had understood more than thought.

Practical in the afternoon really helped tie things together. Would have been very difficult if it was all theory.

Enjoyed the practical session in afternoon, was helpful after learning the theory earlier. Many thanks.

Interesting course and enjoyed the practical. really helped with understanding. Thank you.

Really interesting and enjoyed course. Very useful, thanks for making us feel so welcome and for making learning fun.

Fee: £375.00 inc. VAT

1 Day course

Day 1: 09:00 – 17:00

Course overview
Who is the course suitable for?
  • Invaluable to all Hydrotherapy centres
  • Hydrotherapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Veterinary Surgeons
  • Veterinary Nurses
What will I gain from the course?
  • Understanding of the importance of correct management of water within the hydrotherapy centre
  • Understanding of how the centre operates, the equipment used, its role and how to maintain it correctly
  • Ability to identify the chemicals involved in treating water, their safety, storage and correct handling
  • Identify water parameters, how they are measured and what action should be taken if they are incorrect
  • Complete water tests using various methods of water testing equipment explaining its significance and interpretation of the results
What’s included in the fee?
  • Registration with awarding body
  • Grading of all assessments
  • Full certification
  • All refreshments during the course

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction.

Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Finish time may extend due to delegate interaction. Please be prepared for a late finish on Day One.
Please consider our Lecturers who have requested that delegates do not arrive before 08.45 in order that they can prepare themselves for the day’s course.

Course Content
Course Programme (brief overview – theory & practical)
  • The importance of treating water
  • Legislation
  • Hydrotherapy equipment – description of equipment, its role and routine maintenance
  • Water treatment chemicals – purposes and effects
  • Water parameters, their effects and how they impact parameters
  • Water testing – tests required, common mistakes, how to test correctly
  • Chemical safety – storage and handling
  • Post course assignment
Lecturers
Howard Gosling

Howard Gosling

F.Inst.SRM
Student Testimonials
Great feedback from water management thank you – September 2018

Impressive amount covered in the day, expertly presented with great humour. Thanks, Howard.

Water management today! I’m assured it will sink in eventually. A lot of info from an extremely knowledgeable teacher. The anecdotes were both funny & awful at the same time.

Water management – lots to learn and I have an understanding of what needs to be achieved for correct water management, explained very well.

A lot to take in and all very important. I’m sure it will all make sense eventually.

Well presented & lots to learn. Still processing it all. Explained really well.

Water management – lots to take in and I got there in the end.

Water management explained well but hard to take in. Need to re-look at my notes.

Interesting lesson with Howard. Really hard to understand however the practical really helped. Thank you.

Good course, I enjoyed doing the practical made everything make sense. Thanks.

I never was a good chemist however the practical was good.

Another very informative day, I’ve learnt a lot of useful information. The practical task was really helpful to understand the theory.

Thank you for your kind words from yesterdays Water Management course – August 2018

Really enjoyed my training at Hawksmoor, lovely people.

Great day today. Howard was very knowledgeable & made it understandable. Enjoyed the practical session.

Howard was really passionate & informative about his subject! He really helped us to understand & I feel confident.

The practical was really helpful & made me understand the theory.

Super helpful & great information.

Great information & useful practical.

Another very informative & interesting day! Really liked the water testing practical.

Another day with a lecturer who is an expert in his field. So much information with such importance passed on today. Water management doesn’t feel so scary anymore.

Thank you for the feedback – July 2018

Howard’s knowledge was very impressive and I felt I could ask him questions, the practical was great.

Better than excellent! Thank you Howard.

Brilliant day. I now know what I should have learnt at school! Great lecturer Howard. Thank you for marking a difficult subject a whole lot easier.

Chemicals: My love-hate relationship. Great when explained and maybe they’re not as scary as I thought.

Clear explanation of a difficult topic.

Great knowledge & I feel I could approach Howard again. The practical was useful.

A difficult topic to get your head around. Much clearer by the end of the day.

Hard subject to grasp but better with practical.

Lots of information to take in, great lecturers.

Excellent course. Lots of great practical advice with great knowledge from very approachable lecturers. Can’t wait to put it into practice.

Fab course, lots of useful info lots to read again.

Thank you for your kind feedback – March 2018

Really enjoyed water management, lots of knowledge shared.

Lots to take in and learn about chemicals & more than one name.

Really enjoyed today! Good practice to test the water myself. Howard was really good, knew anything & everything about water.

Really informative day on water management, the practical element really helped to embed the theory. Thank you.

Found the practical very helpful! A very informative day! Thank you.

Practical very helpful learnt new & interesting things.

Loved the practical. Howard was interesting but mind blowing and a bit confusing. Howard does know a lot & enjoys his subject.

Very informative, thank you.

Learnt a lot, very informative, thank you.

Great to listen to Howard, inspiring knowledge.

What a clever guy! Learnt more than I ever expected, great day.

Really enjoyed the practical.

Thank you for your feedback today January 2018

Fantastic day, very well explained. Relaxed classroom atmosphere and enjoyed practical, thank you a great lecturer.

Great day, concepts explained well and in appropriate detail. Many thanks.

Informative, relevant and interesting.

Great day, very well explained.

Really enjoyed the practical session! Howard is an incredibly knowledgable chap!

Great day with Howard on water management who really is the “top of his game” on water – super day, many thanks.

Very informative lecturers with a great practical aspect.

Great day with lots to learn. Enjoyed the practical and made more sense.
Found the morning a lot to take in but the practical made me realise I had understood more than thought.

Practical in the afternoon really helped tie things together. Would have been very difficult if it was all theory.

Enjoyed the practical session in afternoon, was helpful after learning the theory earlier. Many thanks.

Interesting course and enjoyed the practical. really helped with understanding. Thank you.

Really interesting and enjoyed course. Very useful, thanks for making us feel so welcome and for making learning fun.

Course Price

Fee: £375.00 inc. VAT

Course Schedule

1 Day course

Day 1: 09:00 – 17:00