Week course (and then the exam at a later date) on Wed 21 Feb & Wed 28 Feb 2018 from 13:00 - 15:00 that will prepare the student for the BHS Riding and Road Safety exam.
Only open to enrolled HE Equine course students.
This course will include both theory and riding elements. (Weight limit 14 Stone)
This 2 week course will prepare the student for the BHS RideSafe exam:
Essential for all riders, from occasional to performance riders, Ride Safe will give you the confidence to ride in the environments we are most often faced with, keeping you and your horse safe.
The Ride Safe Award gives you practical examples, tips and guidance to be safe and knowledgeable when riding in a variety of situations, including:
Riding safely on the road, along rights of way, across agricultural land, at the beach and warming up at competitions,negotiating hazards, understanding common signs, dealing with conflict or difficult situations when riding out, negotiating obstacles, wind turbines and solar panel farms.
The Ride Safe Award is a pre-requisite for Stage 2 Riding (for UK exams).
Course start date: Wed 21 Feb 2018
Course end date: Wed 28 Feb 2018
Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Exam Date: Wed 14 March 2018 (The course fee includes the exam fee for this course only)