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Part time Introduction to Alternative Horsemanship - Longlining AC131

Kingston Maurward College

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Introduction to Alternative Horsemanship - Longlining AC131 Qualification Introduction to Alternative Horsemanship - Longlining Qualification Level Level : na What do these levels mean? Duration : 1 day Times : 1 x Saturday: 10.30 am - 4.30 pm Dates : 19.06.10 Run by : Animal Care Department. Tutor : Rachel Norris Awarding Body Kingston Maurward College Is it right for me? There is an ever increasing interest in ' and demand for ' Alternative Horsemanship Courses. This course will provide you with a basis for understanding equine behaviour and applying the principles of this understanding to some of the most important elements of working with horses on the ground. Six different aspects of 'Natural Horsemanship' are covered and are delivered in the following units, each lasting one day. You must complete the first unit in Equine Behaviour and can then enrol on any of the other units individually ' depending on your area of interest. All practical units will take place in a round pen. What qualifications will I need? This qualification is ideally suited for those candidates who have a genuine interest and passion in the care and welfare of horses. What will I be learning about? How to introduce longlining to a horse for the first time. Learn about the advantages of longlining over lunging, and how it helps your horse to balance. Discussion and practical sessions on longlining youngsters and dealing with the concerns that people have with having two lines instead of one. Exercises that show the importance of your own posture and position whilst longlining. What is involved? Part time, one Saturday. What is next? Further Alternative Horsemanship units, BHS specialist equine courses, BTEC National Diploma in Horse Studies Foundation Degree Equine Behaviour and Welfare. How will I be assessed? A College Certificate will be awarded through a Register of attendance. How much will it cost? ?55 Money Matters

Introduction to Alternative Horsemanship - Longlining AC131 Qualification Introduction to Alternative Horsemanship - Longlining Qualification Level Level : na What do these levels mean? Duration : 1 day Times : 1 x Saturday: 10.30 am - 4.30 pm Dates : 19.06.10 Run by : Animal Care Department. Tutor : Rachel Norris Awarding Body Kingston Maurward College Is it right for me? There is an ever...

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