Starting Tuesday 10th Jan, a 6 six-week online course. Classes are held on Zoom. Live discussions and quizzes.

THE BHS Association is a registered charity, and its aim is to give advice and support for horse care and welfare. Campaigning for and protecting equestrian rights of way. Improving safety for horses, riders and carriage drivers. Promoting riding for all.

The course is designed to:

  • Horses owners guide to best practice in care for their horses.  
  • Provide a straightforward introductory course suitable for anyone wishing to establish the foundation of stable management principles.
  • Prepare students for the BHS Equine Excellence Pathway ‘Groom Pathway’ Stage 1 Care examination. We hold the Assessments here at Balcultry EC, they are not mandatory.

BHS Stage 1 Care is ideal for:

  • Inexperienced students from the age of 14 years
  • Students at the start of training with little or no experience of horse-care who would like to further enhance their knowledge in the care and management of horses
  • Students who wish to complete the BHS Stage 1 Care examination

Price e15 per class or e75 for all 6 classes plus bank charges. To book a class or all classes, click the link https:/

*** Practical Classes and Riding for the Stage Assessments are also planned. To receive updates please fill in our Google form