BHS Stage 2 Riding

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Equine Studies EQ048E09/19/1 Short Course

Course Information

The riding training programme may be taken with the stable management or separately, if booked together you can receive the discounted price of £320 for both courses. Learners need to have already gained a basic, balanced and secure riding position as required in Stage 1 and should be capable of jumping small fences as a course upto 75cm Riding 6pm to 7pm and untacking from 7pm - 7.30pm.


  • Training towards BHS Riding Horses Stage 2
Course Content
  • Our British Horse Society Stage 2 training programme is an excellent progression from the Stage 1 course. This course is intended as a brush up of skills prior to taking the BHS assessment.

    The riding course involves: Working to improve balance and security, Ride school figures using the correct aids, Ride safely in company, Ride independently in walk, trot and canter, with and without stirrups, Jumping position , Jumping a course of fences.

Entry Requirements
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn new skills.
    BHS Stage 1 riding assessment must be completed before booking on to this course.
    Weight limit for riding is 13.5 stones.
Next Steps
  • BHS Stage 3 or BHS Stage 2 Teach
Career Opportunities
  • Progression on to Stage 3
    Horse Groom
    Equine Welfare Assistant
    Horse Riding Holiday Centre Assistant

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
13-Jan-2020 (Already Started) 09-Mar-2020 6.00 p.m. 7.30 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Evenings only
Day of the week Number of sessions
Mon 8
Course Fees
Tuition fees (Part time standard) £160.00
Reservation fees (Part time standard) £20.00

Materials Required

Hairnet for long hair
Short whip
Correct smart clothing - jodhpurs, boots, current standard hat, gloves
Optional Body protector for jumping

What's next?

Applications for this course are now closed. If you'd like to know when there will be another or need more information we are happy to answer any questions.