Timed perfectly for busy workers, our Horse Management and Lungeing Skills courses run for two hours per session (subject to numbers) at prearranged times.
The participant learns how to care and handle a horse on the job. The program caters for a range of skill levels. The content delivered in the program is created to suit the level of the participants.
Horse Health – Overview of basic horse behaviour
Horse behaviour – fight or flight instinct, joining up with a horse
Saddlery – How does a saddle fit and how it works with the mechanics of the horse
Feeding – Understand how a horse must eat and what food he should have
Grooming – How to clip a horse and why we do it
Hands on participation with our lovely horses
- Reasons for Lungeing
- Lungeing Gear & Safety
- Working with the lunge line (wooden horse)
- Working with a real horse on the lunge
- Lungeing commands and body cues
- Working a horse on the Lunge
- Long reins (two reins)
- Exercises on the lunge