Riding Camp Instructor's Horsemanship Safety Clinic

Program Goal: This clinic is sanctioned by the Youth Camp Licensing Board and is for camps instructing campers in any phase of horsemanship. This includes camps that own or lease horses, which utilize the camper’s horses and which contract with a neighborhood stable for horses. This clinic is also beneficial to camp directors hiring horse staff or purchasing horses, tack or equitation services.

Learning Objective: To educate youth and camp staff about the importance of safe horsemanship, and to practice these techniques throughout the workshop.

Program Components: Workshop

Program Participants: Businesses; General Public/Community/Family; Government Agencies; Schools and Colleges; Youth

When: Annually

Website: http://animalscience.uconn.edu/equine/extension/extensionIndex.php

Program Contact

Jenifer Nadeau
jenifer.nadeau@uconn.edu