British Horse Society: Stage 2 - Horse Knowledge and Care
This Stage 2 course is invaluable for those who want a more in depth knowledge of the care and management of horses. Understanding of routine practices on a stable yard, your role, responsibilities and reporting lines, caring for horses on a day-to-day basis, recognising and assessing normal and abnormal behaviour and understanding when veterinary intervention may be required, fitting standard tack and travel equipment, prepare horses for presentation, feeding and an understanding of fitness, understanding of basic anatomy, location of key organs and the function of the digestive system See BHS website for further information and for Exam dates and venues. The lessons are fun and interactive and invaluable for all horse enthusiasts. You do not need to take the exam or be a horse owner to join this course!
Copies of the syllabus and details on exam dates and venues are available from the British Horse Society
7pm - 8.30pm for 10 weeks. Members £250, non members £300.