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Training Courses


Whatever your career goals for working with horses, the BHS can help you achieve your ambitions and further your development. We offer a wide range of high quality training courses and exams. The key purpose of these is to raise the standards of equestrian knowledge and also to enable those working with horses to gain industry recognised qualifications.

Wherever you plan to go in the horse world, we can help you to get there.


Courses we offer

CPD Days

Continual Professional Development

Every year, we run a number of continuous professional development (CPD) days, including a National Conference, National Convention and one-off development days.

Exam Training

Exam Training

We offer one and two-day courses for those intending to take BHSII, BHSI and Fellowship Exams, as well as training for those preparing for BHS Stage Examinations.

First Aid

First Aid

These courses provide an overview of first aid procedures, focusing on the injuries most likely to be sustained while handling and riding horses. They also teach you what to do if you are first on the scene of an accident.

Rights of Way Training

Rights of Way

Access training days are a great way of learning all about the laws and issues surrounding your rights to ride and carriage drive

Safeguarding Children

Safeguarding and Protecting Children

This course outlines the roles and the responsibilities we have in our duty of care towards young people, and includes guidelines on protecting young people and promoting good practice



UK Coaching Certificates (UKCCs) are tiers of qualifications designed to raise the level of coaching skills throughout the UK in all sports

Ride Safe Assessors and Trainers Training Days

Left Turn Signal

Training course information for the Assessors and Trainers of the new Ride Safe exam

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