RIDE SAFE AWARD TRAINING COURSE
Starts on Wed 23rd May for 5 weeks from 6.30pm-9pm @£29.50 per session
Assessment Date: Monday 26th June from 9.30am-3.30pm (Times are approximate) @£95
THIS COURSE IS AN ESSENTIAL AWARD FOR ALL RIDERS
Ride Safe gives you the confidence to ride in the environments you are most often faced with, keeping you and your horse safe.
Free with the Ride Safe Award assessment, your Ride Safe Guide provides practical examples, tips and guidance to make you knowledgeable when riding in all situations including:
- Riding safely on the road, along rights of way, across agricultural land, at the beach and when warming up at competitions
- Negotiating hazards
- Understanding common signs
- Dealing with conflict or difficult situations when riding out
- Negotiating obstacles, wind turbines and solar panel farms
WHO IS THIS AWARD FOR?
- All riders, from beginners to performance riders.
- Anyone wishing to complete their Stage 1 Ride in the BHS Career Pathway. Ride Safe is a co-requisite of the BHS Stage 1 Ride award.
WHAT WILL I LEARN ON THE COURSE?
You will be assessed on the following learning outcomes:
- Identify the rules in the Highway Code specific to horse riders
- Know how to ride out safely
- Be able to ride a horse in an enclosed area and out on the road
5 x two and a half hour weekly training session: £29.50 per session
- Your Ride Safe assessment
- Your personal Ride Safe Guide to support training
- Hi-viz tabard
- Horse hire for assessment day
- Professional support and guidance on your assessment day