(July 2009) – The Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) has an extensive article database at http://www.cha-ahse.org/theinstructor.htm http://www.CHA-ahse.org/theinstructor.htm that includes articles from riding instructors, horse trainers, equine lawyers, business managers, barn managers, vaulting coaches and trail guides for all horse owners and enthusiasts.
There are “On The Rail” question and answer segments, Tricks of the Trade and Pet Peeves Around the Barn, as well as “Incidentally Speaking” articles that describe an incident that occurred and then the analysis of what a person would do to help towards the goal of that incident not happening again. You will also find links to past online issues of The Instructor at this link.
The articles are available to you at no cost – simply credit the author and then print “Reprinted with permission by Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) – http://www.cha-ahse.org/ www.CHA-ahse.org. To find a certified riding instructor near you visit http://www.chainstructors.com/ www.CHAinstructors.com” For permission to use an article and for photos to accompany the article, please email clandwehr@CHA-ahse.org today.
The purpose of CHA is to promote excellence in safety and education for the benefit of the horse industry. CHA certifies instructors, recreational vaulting coaches, barn managers, college coaches, drivers and trail guides; accredits equestrian facilities; publishes educational manuals and hosts regional and international conferences. For more information on the Certified Horsemanship Association, please visit http://www.cha-ahse.org/ www.CHA-ahse.org or call toll free 1-800-399-0138. To find a certified riding instructor or accredited equine facility near you visit http://www.chainstructors.com/ www.CHAinstructors.com