Certified Natural Equine Health Coach

Gain nationally recognized qualifications as a Natural Equine Health Coach (CNEC), Certified in Equine Naturopthy with our equine naturopathy focused certification program via online distance learning.


Program  Description


Certified Natural Equine Health Coach/Equine Naturopathy

Naturopathy is NOT a method for health, it is a lifestyle that encourages and builds health!

This course/program is designed for those who are working in or who wish to work as a natural equine health coach/practitioner, providing education, advice and support for clients and their horses to improve, achieve and maintain true health through natural means.

If you own a horse, work with horses, teach horsemanship, own a boarding stable or riding academy or you simply want to take an active role in improving equine health naturally, then this is a course for you.

With a focus on the principles of animal naturopathy, species specific nutrition and total wellness – mind, body and spirit, this program course will educate the student in how to be an effective naturopathic, equine natural health coach/consultant/practitioner.

Is This Certification Program For You?

This certification program covers the philosophy of naturopathy, basic anatomy and physiology, the natural laws of health, equine nutrition, the adverse effects of vaccinations including alternatives to the use of conventional vaccination protocols, a basic introduction to various natural healing modalities and drug alternatives, and how to conduct a natural health consultation for horses.

We invite you to take one or more of our free introductory classes to get an idea of what we teach BEFORE committing to taking our certification programs.

Courses in this Certification Program:

Our certification programs are rigorous, challenging and engaging. Not only will we transform the way you think about natural animal health, we will transform the way you go about helping animals thrive!

Enroll in full certification program with free consulting/coaching course and certification exam:


Enroll in one course at a time for this certification program:

First course - Philosophy of Animal Naturopathy:


Please Note:

There is a three-year time limit on completion of all Certificate Programs. We do understand extenuating circumstances, and any reasonable request for a time extension on course work completion will be reviewed individually.

As in most educational courses, the student will be required to purchase books and/or DVDs in addition to the course/module fee. Each class has its own required text book reading as well as essays or projects that are used to determine a passing grade before the student can proceed to the next class.

The cost of these materials will vary with each class module. As you enter other classes the costs may drop or rise depending on the class as you will have some of the materials from previous class modules now in your possession.


Online Course Refund Policy

We recommend that potential students should carefully review our class and certificate program outlines and take a free introductory class or classes to see what we teach prior to enrolling. If you have any questions about the suitability of the content and whether our programs are for you, please e-mail us through our contact form during normal business hours 10:00 am to 6:00 pm MT Monday through Friday.

Due to the nature of online content, we do NOT issue refunds for our classes or courses once a username and password have been issued. NO exceptions!

The American Council of Animal Naturopathy is privately owned and operated, not government-funded.


NOTE: Even though the American Council of Animal Naturopathy is a privately owned and operated entity, we still uphold the first amendment in respecting and protecting the religious liberty rights of our instructors and students of all faiths or none. You may find statements within the books, articles, audios or videos within the class work that speak of personal spiritual beliefs of the author or speaker.

A.C.A.N. Certified Animal Naturopaths, Animal Health Coaches and practitioners certified in animal naturopathy or nutrition do not provide medical diagnosis, prescribe medications or perform surgical procedures. A.C.A.N. expects Certified Animal Naturopaths and those certified in animal naturopathy only provide the professional services set out in the Scope of Practice and strictly adhere to the Code of Ethics identified on this website. A.C.A.N. cannot be held responsible for anyone not acting within the Scope of Practice or not adhering to the Code of Ethics herein.