Equine Studies


Course Title: BHS Stage 2 Teach
Course Code: EQ046

Department: Equine Studies
Course Type: Part-time Evening

This course provides the ability to apply the basic principles of teaching/coaching generic riding skills, showing an awareness of safety procedures involving a lesson or hack. Allows progression to BHS Stage 3 Teach. Please note that the Equine Academy has a riding weight limit of 13 stone 5lbs (85kg) for all riders. People on this course will coach, observe and ride. This course is intended as a brush up of skills prior to taking the BHS assessment.



Training towards the BHS Stage 2 Teach Assessment

Course Content

The course includes:
Teaching class lessons
Teaching lunge and lead rein lessons
Preparation and delivery of lectures
Theory of teaching
Duty of care

Entry Requirements

To have completed BHS stage 2 complete as a minimum requirement.

Next Steps

BHS Stage 3 or BHS Stage 3 Teach

Career Opportunities

Assistant coach or junior instructor.