To qualify and participate in the certification program, licensed veterinarians must be Equinosis Q users, utilizing the latest software version of Lameness Locator, and be a current Equinosis Objective Evaluation Support (OES) member.
Current users who are interested in certification and are unsure about their OES status or need assistance updating their software can email email@example.com.
How to Complete the ProgramStep 1:
Complete the Q Essentials
and Utilizing Inertial Sensor Based Measurement
in the Equine Lameness Evaluation (RACE-approved) training modules for veterinarians with a minimum score of 70% on each quiz.Step 2:
Demonstrate field proficiency by performing 20 evaluations, which will be verified and reviewed by Director of Veterinary Services Dr. Laurie Tyrrell-Schroeder. The 20 evaluations must include at least:
- 10 cases with diagnostic blocks
- 10 cases with lunging
- 1 case with flexion
Submit one case study demonstrating the utility of objective lameness measurement (template will be provided). The case study will be reviewed and discussed with the candidate for approval.Step 4:
Complete a comprehensive examination with a passing score of at least 90%. The examination is Multiple Choice, ~45-50 questions.