"The BHSAI qualification does not mean that the person is capable of ensuring welfare and safety at a riding centre, which are the things that Kirklees should be concerned about in their role as licensing authority.
She is a qualified BHSAI and currently divides her time between the two riding schools.
is a gruelling marathon of an exam than can cost more than pounds 500 to pass.
If you don't like the idea of coming on an open day, the cross-country course can be hired privately and lessons are available from Julie Howard (BHSAI
, IT, ISM) for those who may need help, guidance and encouragement.
It's a small, family-run yard with very experienced BHSAI
specialising in holiday livery, box rest care and overnight stay.
Jane, who also holds BHSAI
and BHS intermediate stable manager certificates, runs a long-established BHSapproved yard with a 60x40m floodlit arena offering full and part livery run by BHS-qualified staff.
Lessons on your own horse are given by Julie Howard (BHSAI
, ISM) and can be tailor made to meet the rider's goals.
Lessons are available daily from Danielle our resident BHSAI
. Holmside Hall holds regular dressage clinics from Claire Dryden BHSII and Show Jumping clinics from Ian Brown BHSII.
Julie, who is a BHSAI
qualified riding instructor, gives lessons on the farm.
Another significant event at High Plains has been the arrival of an additional qualified instructor, Sarah Linton BHSAI
. Sarah has experience in dressage, show-jumping and eventing and has taught for various branches of Pony Club.
For riders who are not confident schooling on their own, tuition is available from Julie, who is a BHSAI
and has taught riders in all disciplines and is particularly patient and understanding towards nervous riders or those lacking confidence.
Kathleen, who is also a qualified BHSAI
, is a Member of the Association for Equine Dental Equilibration, and possesses a wealth of equestrian knowledge and practical experience, having worked with international event horses all over the world.