Equine Studies

Introduction

Course Title: BHS Stage 2 Riding
Course Code: EQ048

Department: Equine Studies
Course Type: Part Time



The riding training programme may be taken with the stable management or separately. Learners need to have already gained a basic, balanced and secure riding position as required in Stage 1 and should be capable of jumping small fencesas a course upto 2'6"

Tacking up from 7.30 to 8pm, Riding 8pm to 8.45 and untacking from 8.45 to 9pm.

Overview

Qualification

Training towards BHS Riding Horses Stage 2

Course Content

Our British Horse Society Stage 2 training programme is an excellent progression from the Stage 1 course. This course is intended as a brush up of skills prior to taking the BHS assessment.
The riding course involves:
Working to improve balance and security
Ride school figures using the correct aids
Ride safely in company
Ride independently in walk, trot and canter, with and without stirrups
Jumping position
Jumping a course of fences

Entry Requirements

Enthusiasm and willingness to learn new skills. BHS Stage 1 riding assessment must be completed before booking on to this course. Weight limit for riding is 13.5 stones.

Next Steps

BHS Stage 3 or BHS Stage 2 Teach

Career Opportunities

Progression on to Stage 3 Horse Groom Equine Welfare Assistant Horse Riding Holiday Centre Assistant

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
03-Sep-18 26-Nov-18 7.30 p.m. 9.00 p.m. Part Time Mon 12
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+
£330.00

Location & Contact Details

Location

Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions

Helpline

Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Hairnet for long hair Short whip Correct smart clothing - jodhpurs, boots, current standard hat, gloves Optional Body protector for jumping

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