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Side Walker Training & Workshop

Robinson Ranch - Robinson Ranch Desert Shadows

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Robinson Ranch Desert Shadows 1231 E. Ardmore Rd PhoenixAZ  85042
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Robinson Ranch Desert Shadows 1231 E. Ardmore Rd PhoenixAZ  85042

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What's Included

Are YOU a volunteer who would like to assist in lessons??? Side Walker Training is an essential requirement for those volunteers who wish to assist in Horsemanship or Therapeutic Riding Lessons. (REQUIRED for Special Olympics) **Participants of this class must have already completed at least 20 volunteer hours with Robinson Ranch** NO horse experience is necessary to become a Sidewalker. This 4 week workshop will cover the following: SIDEWALKER TRAINING: Sidewalkers focus on the rider, listen to the instructor, relay and interpret commands to the rider and other support as needed while ensuring the overall safety of the rider during mounting and the lesson. We will discuss and practice various sidewalking techniques. SKILLS TESTING TO CERTIFY as a Sidewalker: You will be tested on the skills practiced in the training class.

About This Organizer

The mission of Robinson Ranch remains firm; to provide comprehensive educational programs for under-privileged, disabled & able-bodied children and adults, utilizing horses to facilitate growth, learning and healing. Pursuing this mission enriches the lives of our students in a caring, safe, and challenging environment that will enable them to reach their full potential.

 

 

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Robinson Ranch Desert Shadows 1231 E. Ardmore Rd PhoenixAZ  85042
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