Which Course is Right For Me?
Come and have the experience of a lifetime with our expert tuition in the art of ‘horse whispering’ and equine behaviour. Our courses will change the way you view not only your relationships with horses, but also the people around you and the relationship you have with yourself.
For our full list of course dates and fees please see here
Where Do I Start?
Recommended Course – PERFECT MANNERS
“I’d just like a lovely horsey weekend learning Join Up™, Long Lining and Ground Work and the principles of Monty Roberts and Kelly Marks’ work”
Recommended Course – FIVE DAY FOUNDATION
“I have a week available and I’d like to learn all the above and much more! I’m thinking about becoming an Intelligent Horsemanship Recommended Trainer or going to America to do the Monty Roberts Advanced Certificate – where should I start?!”
Recommended Course – HORSE PSYCHOLOGY
“I’d like to learn about how to deal with as many of the different horse problems as possible!”
“My ambition is to be gain the Intelligent Horsemanship Diploma and the Monty Roberts Introductory Course Certificate’ or My ambition is to become an Intelligent Horsemanship Recommended Trainer and have the option to take the Monty Roberts Advanced and Instructor courses”.
How to Book Your Course
Courses can be booked through the Intelligent Horsemanship Shop or a full list of course dates and fees can be found here. Please call the office on 01488 71300 if you have any difficulty making an online course booking. We can take your booking and payment over the phone, so please have your card handy as payment will be taken at the time of booking.
You will need to be a member of the Intelligent Horsemanship Association which costs from £30 per year and you can join at the same time as booking your course.
Places are limited on all courses.
Students must be aged 16 years and over. Under 16’s can be accepted on the Perfect Manners courses provided they are accompanied (as a student, spectator or helper) by a parent or Guardian.
Courses start at 9am so please arrive for registration beforehand.
Spectators are welcome from £15 per day (for Intelligent Horsemanship members) or £30 per day for non-members on the Perfect Manners Weekend and Foundation courses. You can book your place online or please call the office on 01488 71300 (Mon-Fri between 9 am and 1 pm). Children of any age can spectate as long as they are by accompanied by a paying adult. (A spectator place for a child under 10 years is free). Remember to specify which date you wish to attend.
Courses are run from either the IH Headquarters in Lambourn or at Hartsop Farm, Witney. Accomodation and direction information for Lambourn can be found here. Or for Hartsop Farm, Witney please click here.
For further information on funding options and discounts available to Equine Charities, and both serving and former Armed Forces Personnel and First Responders please click here
We have a covered arena at Hartsop Farm so that students can get the most out of their course no matter what the weather brings!