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International Riding Academy

~~~~~~~~~~~~"Enlightened Equestrian Education"~~~~~~~~~~~~~

                                                                  Other Courses

Camp Counselor

4.0 credit units (pass is 55+%) 

Do you want to work for an equestrian camp? This course is a basis for working with the children involved in camp. It is perfect for all camp helpers, who are the counselors. It should be mandatory for all leaders to ensure the safety of their participants.

 $48

 Vaquero Dressage

1.5 credit units (pass is 55+%)

This class is similar to Working Equitation in tack and attire, however it is just flat work done in an arena similar to the dressage arena.

More info in the almanac.  

 Working Equitation

Maneability (Ease-of-Handling) tests only

1.5 credit units (pass is 55+%)

Working equitation is basically field work on the farm through a variety of obstacles that increase with difficulty. Founding countries were Spain, Portugal, France and Italy, but it is no longer limited.

You design your course. More info in the almanac. 

                                                   Stable Manager Certification

Manage your own stable or someone else's. Minimum age is 16 years. *You can complete the courses while under age, but the certificate cannot be granted until a student is 16 years of age or older.
 NEED the following classesPlease, note that these classes are included in rider levels.
History and Relations (Evolution), Nutrition, Health (First Aid), Sociology (Communications), Anatomy, Facilities (Design & Management), Business & Personal Development, Basic Farrier Science, Tack, Genetics, Grooming and Reproduction. 
Save money with a package deal!
Total is $1450 but on sale for $980! 

                                       Master Courses (You will need Rider IV)

High Performance

 This riding course has it all to help with competition and striving to ride higher. Currently under reconstruction.

Get fit to ride! But also learn rider anatomy as it pertains to movement, health, diet and how to train like an Olympian, along with high performance training of the horse.  

Prerequisite is Rider IV

Equine Sport Therapy

 Learn about massage, acupressure and other alternative therapies for helping heal your horse - COMING SOON

Equine Thesis

THESIS (research paper) of 15,000+ words (9 credits)

 

                            Judging (Master courses -You will need credits prior)

Classical Judging

3.0 credits - This is a Master class, meaning that you will need your Equine Science diploma and have passed each degree with a 50+%. (Including Walk Trot to 6th without exception)

 English Judging

1.5 credits - This is a Master class, meaning that you will need your Equine Science diploma and have passed English Pleasure, Saddle Pleasure, Hunter under Saddle, Pleasure Hack, Road Hack & Show Hack classes for course credit. 

 Western Judging

1.5 credits - This is a Master class, meaning that you will need your Equine Science diploma and have passed Western Pleasure, Western Riding, Reining, Trail Horse, Ranch Pleasure, and Cowboy Dressage for course credit.  

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