american farrier's association

AFA 47th Annual Convention (NV)

Expert Educational Lectures and Programs 

  • National Forging and Horseshoeing Competition
  • Live Shoeing Demos
  • Certification Practical Demos
  • FIA MarketPlace
  • Grand Finale Celebration and Annual Achievement Awards


British Columbia Certification

Hosted by Western Canadian Farriers Association

Examiner: Pat Gallahan, CJF

All Levels/All Areas Offered

Michigan Certification

Hosted by Michigan Horseshoers Association

Examiner: Stephen Morris, CJF

Levels Offered: CF, CTF & CJF

All Areas Offered

Illinois Certification

Examiner: Dusty Franklin, CJF, DipWCF, ASF

All Levels/Areas Offered

Colorado Certification

Hosted by the Rocky Mountain Farriers Association

Examiner: Vince Vesely, CJF

All levels/All Areas offered

Indiana Certification

Hosted by the Indiana Farriers Association

Examiner: Danvers Child, CJF

All Levels/All Areas offered

Kentucky Certification

Hosted by: Kentucky Horseshoeing School

Examiner: Steve Sermersheim, CJF, TE, AWCF

All Levels & Areas Offered

Pre-Registration ends May 19th

Start time Thursday 12:00PM


Arkansas Certificaiton

Hosted by Arkansas Horseshoeing School

Examiner: Steve Sermersheim, CJF, TE, AWCF


Kansas Certification

Hosted by Kansas Farrier’s Association

Examiner: Philip Bower, CJF

All Levels/Areas Offered

Tennessee Certification

Hosted by Music City Horseshoers

Examiner: Dusty Franklin, CJF, DipWCF, ASF

CF & CJF Levels Only