Stage 5 Unit 5: Working the Horse from the Ground Using Two Reins will assess your competence and knowledge in the principles of training horses from the ground to develop their way of going.
You will be required to assess a horse and work the horse between two reins to develop its way of going.
If you plan to take your assessment before 1 September 2020 this unit is not available. Please refer to the below details. You will follow the BHS Senior Equitation syllabus (lunge and riding)
This certificate will require you to assess the individual horse you are working with to ensure an effective lungeing session. The horse may be of any size, type, sex or age, from three years and capable of work quality from limited to very good. The horses may be of any level of fitness and any level of training and experience.
- Be able to use exercises to aid improvement of horses on the lunge
- Show a clear understanding of systematic training of horses
- Be assessed on your ability to plan development and future training for the horse