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Aug 25th Therapeutic Riding Volunteer Training
August 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This orientation and training is for Horse-Leaders, Side-Walkers, Coaches, Hosts and Groomers for our Therapeutic Programs. See times on sign-up for specifics.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Horses for Hope! We love growing our volunteer community and know that we truly can’t do this without YOU!!
Anyone 15 yrs or older who wish to be a Horse-Leader OR Side-Walker OR Coach for our Seasonal or Year-round Therapeutic Riding lessons MUST attend training/orientation unless you have attended this training since September 2017. Horse-leaders must have some horse handling experience and knowledge of horse behavior and communications. No horse experience is needed for side-walkers. Horse-Leader training will last ~1+ hours and must attend Side-walker training. Side-walker and Caoch training will last ~1 hour. Please make sure you have filled out your Volunteer Registration Paperwork and bring it with you to the training.
*** Please wear closed shoes. This is for your safety! No open shoes are allowed and include crocs, clogs, sandles, flip flops or shoes with holes below the ankle.
***Please Note: The orientation is for Horse-Leaders, Side-Walkers, Coaches, Hosts and Groomers for our Therapeutic Programs. Additional training for ground and facility maintenance will be offered on a separate day.