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EQSC1140 – Western Horsemanship pdf

Credits: 3 (1/2/0)
Description: The student will learn safety, grooming, handling, tack identification and its uses, tacking, showing techniques, correct body position and riding in western disciplines. A large emphasis will be on horse and rider body communication through balance and coordination.
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
  1. Demonstrate basic western horsemanship.
  2. Demonstrate basic reining maneuvers.
  3. Demonstrate basic collection.
  4. Explain safety factors associated with equine training.
  5. Demonstrate principles of safety.
  6. Demonstrate grooming techniques.
  7. Demonstrate showing techniques.
  8. Demonstrate body position in reference to western riding.
  9. Demonstrate horse and rider body communication.
  10. Explain tack and its use.
MnTC goal areas: None

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