Recommended reading for those working towards a BHS qualification of Stage 2 or Stage 3 Rider Leader.
Provides key advice for anyone wishing to pursue a career in the equestrian tourism sector, from leading rides out to managing an established tourism or trekking centre.
Features advice on care and management of horses, clients, and the running of a commercial equestrian establishment.
This book has been written primarily for people who work, or are thinking of working, in roles that include leading or escorting rides from licensed riding schools, trekking centres, horse hotels and similar establishments. It is recommended reading for those working towards a British Horse Society qualification of Stage 2 or Stage 3 Ride Leader. In addition to providing information to those whose professional role includes taking out rides, this book will be of value to those being escorted, whether newcomers to riding or those of greater experience. It contains plenty of practical advice that will be of use to private horse owners who habitually ride out by themselves, or in the company of small groups of friends.
The British Horse Society education system is one of the best and most widely-respected in the world. The BHS Equine Excellence Pathway gives each student the opportunity to gain qualifications and awards in their chosen profession. They have been specially developed through extensive consultation with the equine industry to incorporate the latest research and thinking, with current practices and friendly assessment methods.