BHS Silver Challenge Awards

BHS Silver Challenge Awards

Training and Assessments for horse care, riding and lunging. The Ride Safe Award is held separately. All 8 awards when completed we gain students direct entry to the BHS Stage 2 assessment.

Entry Requirements: A good understanding of horses is required; you should be competent in care and riding including jumping a small course of fences. Silver awards are recommended for over 13 years of age. Please read the Challenge Awards Learning Outcome document, can requested before booking.

Course Programme:

The course will consist of 3 training days 10 am to 1pm.

  • Mock Assessment Friday 13th October
  • Training Friday 27th October
  • Training Friday 2nd November
  • Assessment Day Friday 24th November

Our courses will run as per Challenge Award and assessment per award. Learning material is included.

Course Cost:

7 challenge awards and assessment is €460


The Care Section €250, The Riding Section €250, Lunging €100

To Book email

Autumn Training @Balcultry

Our Autumn BHS Training Schedule at Balcultry EC 🔥🔥

Covering the following Topics and Assessment, as per BHS learning outcomes. Working through the Q & As for the BHS Assessments Stage 1 & 2. Open to All. Assessments are optional.

🔥23rd & 30th Sept. Sat 2pm Lunging. Covering the Stage 2 and Bronze, Silver Challenge Awards. E40 per class 1.15hrs. Continually assessment.

🔥4th Oct 2023 Wednesday 7-9pm. BHS Care covering St1 & 2. 4-week Course 2 hrs. e200 or e60 per class.

🔥6th October Friday. 10.30 – 3.30pm. 1st BHS Riding Assessment. BHS Challenge Awards Silver. Details on flyer

🔥1st Nov 2023. BHS Stage 2. Care and Lunge Assessment. Book by contacting BHS Education Dept. !!FULL!!

🔥BHS CA Silver Assessment Care 10th Nov 11am. 3 Challenge Silver Awards; Caring for your horse, handling your horse, and knowing your horse. Assessment, booklets, and certificates. Inhouse students only.

(When all 8 books are completed, students will have direct entry to Stage 2)

Hopoti is our booking app, all these courses are now open to book

Enquires text or call Catriona on 086 052 8313 or email to Book.

TY Students Training Programme



A Training program will run on Fridays.

Throughout the transition year school year from 9:15am – 1pm.

This program will allow students to study, train for and achieve their BHS Stage 1 exam.

To apply for this course please contact us