Horsecare and Riding | Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This is a short course covering basic horse care and riding. Groups can be split to accommodate riders of differing abilities.

The course will be delivered at the College’s fully equipped Equestrian Centre. Where we have a range of horses that are suitable for all abilities. The course will be taught by our BHS qualified instructors.

Course Summary

Course Title Horsecare and Riding
Entry Requirements

This course is for Bridgwater & Taunton College staff members and their
direct family only (18yrs+) who want to learn more about basic horse care
and riding. No previous experience necessary. Weight limit of 14

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Throughout the week we have classroom-based theory lessons like stud management, horse fitness and training, equestrian teaching and business. I also ride twice a week at College; I have a lesson improving my riding technique on the flat with Gold Medallist endurance rider Jane McGuiness, and a jumping lesson.

Mary Lockyer- Level 3 Extended Diploma in Equine Management

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