Advanced EAL Certification

Continued Education and Advanced EAL Certification in Canada

Dreamwinds partnered with Cartier Farms to provide the award-winning Research Based Equine Assisted Learning Building Blocktm Certification Program and is now thrilled to be jointly launching our new Advanced EAL Certification. This is the only certification program of its kind in the world.

Grow your knowledge, credibility and your business through new EAL Advanced Certification Program.   Now graduates of our EAL Certification program and those who are Certified Facilitators of the Building Block Curriculumtm can continue their EAL education and stay on the leading edge of the EAL Industry!

  • Flexible Points Based Program
  • Multiple Levels of Certification
  • Opportunities to Specialize
  • All Your Choice and At Your Pace

Why Grow Your Career with Dreamwinds Continuing Education?

Do you want to grow your career? Our new Advanced EAL Certification Program affords you the perfect opportunity to achieve higher status in the industry.

  • Grow Your Knowledge
  • Gain Specialized Expertise
  • Increase Your Credibility

We understand that there is more to creating a successful EAL business than just an amazing curriculum.   Our continuing education program offers a balanced training approach to ensure mastery in the areas of Personal Development, Program Development and Business Development.

Self Development

Continue to grow personally, building confidence and achieve peak performance for professional success.

Program Development

Learn new and innovative ways to use the Building Block Curriculum for different clients and situations.

Business Development

Build your business acumen and stay on top of the latest trends to get clients in the door.

Not only do we provide you with an opportunity to hone your skills, but you can also earn points for engaging in continuing education activities that lead to the certification of Advanced EAL Facilitator.  You’ll be able to choose from 1 hour seminars or half day workshops to 2 day symposiums offered in person and online across the three critical success areas of Personal Development, Program Development and Business Development.

Advanced EAL Certification Program Goals

The goal of the Advanced EAL Certification Program is to create best in class Certified EAL Facilitators that have the attitude, the programs and the business skills to create and run leading edge EAL programs.    Our mission is to build a strong community of exceptional EAL facilitators who are committed to building their business, their industry and supporting their fellow members in their EAL pursuits.   All boats rise with the tide and together we will work to ensure the world understands and embraces the benefits of Equine Assisted Learning in all capacities of life.

As an EAL Centre of Excellence, Dreamwinds will deliver a robust training experience across all areas of Equine Assisted Learning, from personal development to mental health support to corporate training and all points in between.   Program flexibility is the key to success.  Graduates will have choices in how they grow their knowledge, allowing them to specialize in areas that matter most to their own EAL business.

Obtaining Advanced EAL Certification

All graduates certified in the Building Block Curriculumtm are eligible to attend Advanced Certification Continuing Education Programs to help grow their knowledge, experience and businesses.

Advanced EAL Certification Points Accumulation System

Because we are passionate about helping you achieve your goals, we have created the EAL Points Accumulation system to allow you to choose your own path for continuing education.   Gain extra knowledge in areas of interest, level up your EAL Facilitator Certification or go for your Advanced EAL Facilitator Certification.  The choice is always yours.

Earn points every time you attend an eligible apprenticeship opportunity, sign up for coaching, take a seminar or workshop or attend an annual symposium.

Example of Points System:

Certification Programs:

Earn 500 points to achieve EAL Facilitator Level 2 Certification.

Each additional 500 points after EAL Level 2 certification reaches another level (3,4,5)

2500 points earns the opportunity to complete the challenge exam (written & practical) to earn the title Advanced EAL Facilitator

To achieve each level and the title of Advanced EAL Facilitator, you must obtain points across the three key success areas as follows:

Personal Development = 30% of points earned

Program Development = 40% of points earned

Business Development = 30% of points earned


Eligible Programs:


EAL Accelerator Program (6+ months)

Apprenticeship Programs as Specified


And more…

Check back often on our calendar for eligible learning opportunities!