The Doors Are Now Open – But Not For Long!

We are pleased to announce that the doors are now open for our 2022 Equine UK Diploma Programme. We accept only 12 lucky people onto our UK programme each year, because we believe in offering a bespoke experience. Start date: September 2022 Year One Practicum: April 2023 Length: Two-years part-time Total Learning Hours: 1200hrs Academic…

Why did we start AOI ?

A Short Story Many people ask me how AOI came to be, so here’s a short story to give you some insight.  Eleanor and I both became human osteopaths because we wanted to work with animals, and we started AOI because we experienced first-hand how hard it was to find a good quality animal osteopathy…

A Trend in Our Industry

A trend in your industry. Where it’s come from, where it’s going and what your take is on it. As I touched upon earlier this week on Facebook, I was a founder member of RAMP and the aims of this UK centric body is to enhance public and veterinary awareness and encourage a high standard…

Our Canine CPD Events are Back!!

Canine General Health Screening & Functional Neurology – Starting 14th May 2022. Practicum in June 2022. Sign up today for this fantastic short course, taught by blended learning. Theory online and a 1.5 day practical workshop in Lyndhurst, Hampshire, UK. Excellent Opportunity – A UK-based CPD event for animal osteopaths and veterinary physical therapists 1.5…

Testimonial from Canine Y1 student

A FABULOUS TESTIMONIAL FROM ONE OF OUR YEAR ONE STUDENTS LAST WEEK 🙂 For an overview of her experience read all the way down ⬇️ “I’ve just completed year one of the Canine Diploma in Osteopathic Technique and would like to share my experience of this course.” “This course is great; one of the best…

Enrolment reopens 1st February 2022

Annual review 2021 REGISTER YOUR INTEREST – LIMITED SPACE Between the 1/12/21 and the 1/2/22 AOI closes enrolment for its Annual Review period. At this time, the team reviews the past year, talks to its stakeholders and refreshes any necessary content for the betterment of the programme. Application forms are also amended, and prices revised…

Black Friday – 3 day CPD SALE

Black Friday CPD Deal 30% discount. Anatomy is the basis of all osteopathic skills. Our online CPD courses have been created from our core Academic Pathway, for those who want either to refresh their learning or are working with animals and want to enhance their knowledge. Canine and Equine versions are available and more information…

Last few spaces in Denmark

Two Year Blended Learning Course for as little as £325 per month! Sign up today! Two Year Equine Diploma Course – Hirtshals, Denmark DON’T MISS OUT!! YEAR ONE WILL NOT BE TAUGHT AGAIN IN HIRTSHALS FOR TWO YEARS! Year one online theoretical element needs to start no later than November 2021 and runs through to…

News Flash – New Danish Division

In August 2021, the Centre for Animal Therapy (Center for Dyreterapi) in Hirtshals, Denmark, became AOI’s first European Divisional Partner. The Centre is owned by Bettina Hvidemose Riisberg who has known the AOI team for many years. She first met the team when she came to the UK to train in animal osteopathy, and has…

What is Functional Osteopathy?

What is functional osteopathy? By Dustie Houchin MBA, MPAO, SPOP, BSc.Hons Ost, PGCHE. Osteopathy (for humans and animals) is often misunderstood because the word Osteopathy is less commonplace than the word Physiotherapy – although there are significant academic and clinical cross-overs in training and practice. Additionally, few realise that osteopaths (for humans) are Allied Healthcare…