Date: To be confirmed, please contact us for more information

Time: 8.45am registration for 9am start – 4pm

Trainer: Trevor Isherwood – Instructor in Dutch 5 Step-Foot Trimming, licensed foot trimmer

Venue: Reaseheath College, CW5 6DF

Group Size: Six

Cost: £225 – student discount available

A practical and theoretical two day course on the Dutch five step foot trimming technique.

Dutch 5 Step Foot Trimming Course

Course Details

Day 1

9.00am – Welcome.

10am – Aims and objectives; what do candidates want to achieve? Establish knowledge level. Theory of 5 step Dutch method/ Anatomy of the claw

11am – Demonstrations of 5 step method. Candidates to start foot trimming coached and supervised by trainer

12.30pm – lunch

1.15pm – Candidates to continue foot trimming coached and supervised by trainer

4pm – Finish

Day 2

9am – Recap on day 1’s progress, what then needs to be covered in day 2

10.20am – Anatomy of the claw/diseases and ailment recognition/lameness

10.45am – Candidates foot trimming coached and supervised by trainer (day 2 practical focus on problem feet)

12.30pm – Lunch

1.15pm – Continue with trimming practical work and training

3.30pm – Recap on both days, both theory and practical, have all candidates achieved their set objectives?

4pm – Finish

3 crushes available for practical foot trimming, delegates work in pairs

After successful completion of the course delegates will receive a certificate of competence

*Knife sharpening demo if time

To book a place on this course please contact Alison Regan-


Call: 01270 613165