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.