Certification: Certified Journeyman Farriers - Therapeutic Endorsement (CJF)

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Candidates for the TE must have previously obtained status as an AFA Certified Journeyman Farrier and have five year's experience in this specialization. (this is not to be confused with five years experience shoeing horses). Candidates for this endorsement must be well informed in practical and theoretical issues relating to foot and hoof pathology.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?


The certification corresponds to a specialty within a recognized occupation. For example, Oncology Nurse and Pediatric Nurse are specialties within the nursing field, so Certified Oncology Nurse and Certified Pediatric Nurse would be classified as specialty certifications.