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Why study with AIAT?

​All who work within AIAT are dedicated to the health and well-being of all animals whether they are pets, working animals or commercial.  The animals don’t have a choice, humans control them totally, so we never discriminate between an industry because we feel all animals benefit from manual therapy by helping the animal to feel more happy, healthy and comfortable in the roll it plays in life - as decided by its custodians.

​Currently we offer training for:

  • Canine (dogs)

  • Agricultural animals including Bovine (cows) and Ovine (sheep)


We have the Highest of Standards

  • We are the gold standard in animal therapy training programmes.

  • We do not compete with others, we are one of the original training providers and still leading the way.

  • We will train and support you all the way through your career with our career courses and continuing professional development CPD.

  • Certification varies in animal therapy from short online courses that do not require any coursework, case studies or formal testing through to  programmes such as ours.  With us you will be the best you can be and recognised as such in industry.

  • Our courses are highly regarded and recommended by other professionals including Veterinarians, University Professionals and others because when working with our Therapists, they have witnessed the high standards of professionalism, knowledge, skills and care that we provide to the animals we work with.

  • ​Accredited courses align to Industry and National Occupational Standards which lead to fully insured Therapists. Industry level 5 aligned to the regulatory level descriptors for the Regulatory Qualification Framework (RQF) and the European Qualifications Framework (EQF).

  • Long standing training partnership with agricultural colleges/universities.

  • Angela Hall the founder of AIAT is a highly qualified professional and a Fellow of the International Society of Animal Professionals

  • Angela is also an Associate Member of IVRAP (Institute of Registered Veterinary & Animal Physiotherapists)

  • All Instructors and Assessors within AIAT are Industry professionals with both educational and experience of working in industry as Therapists.

  • Our training allows Graduates to work anywhere in the world.  Here in the UK we work within the Veterinary Surgeons Act (1966) and the Veterinary Surgeons (Exemption) Order (2015)

​Flexibility to suit all student needs

  • Flexible course fee payment options

  • Flexible study programmes

  • Distance learning and attended training with excellent support from Tutors/Assessors and fellow students and graduates

  • Group learning or private tuition available

  • Friendly and enjoyable learning environment



​Lincolnshire and the Yorkshire/Lancashire border.

​We do however, hold courses wherever there is demand (UK and internationally). Please contact us directly if you would like to know more, we can tailor any training to suit your requirements.

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Our courses are based on Empathy, Integrity, Science and Alternative Approaches.

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