Horse Clipping - An Introduction

About the Course

Clipping a horse is often part of showing horses; displaying neatness and improving their appearance. This course, not offered during the summer, is suitable for beginners, will provide you with the theory and practical training required to clip a horse. Topics covered will include:

  • Health & Safety
  • Reasons for clipping
  • Equipment used
On completion of the training candidates will have been shown a variety of clipping techniques and have an awareness of the essential safety measures.

Entry Requirements

Minimum age 14 (Parental consent required).

Please come appropriately dressed for an equine yard with an approved riding hat, gloves and boots.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in the course.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Tea and coffee making facilities are available, please bring any other refreshments.

Instructor Student Ratio 1:12

Course Dates

Course dates are not currently available. Please email us to register your interest and we will contact you when dates have been arranged.