A 15 week course covering the stage 2 Syllabus theory and practical
The Horse Knowledge and Care section builds on the knowledge acquired at Stage One as well as including skills and knowledge required for the work environment. This includes: plaiting, trimming, clipping, wound care, worming, grassland management, fittening and lungeing. The riding is split into two sections; flat and jumping (2’6ft/76cm).
Why should you do the BHS Stage Two?
If you are considering buying a horse, or already own a horse, the care section of this qualification will provide you with vital information to keep your horse healthy. It is also the second step onto the professional ladder of qualifications. Many employers will look for this qualification for entry level staff.
What will a person with their BHS Stage Two be able to do in a professional environment?
A person who holds their BHS Stage Two will be able to work under regular but not constant supervision, they will be able to care for stabled and grass-kept horses during all seasons of the year. They will be able to ride an experienced horse or pony in the open as well as in a manège or indoor school. They will be able to lunge and ride a horse for exercise.
7pm - 8.30pm Monday nights
Starting Monday 27th November
Trainer Louise Mellor
For further details please email or call the yard 01455 282694