Developing Your Long-reining Skills (Afternoon Session)

About the course


This course is designed to help you develop your confidence to be able to long-rein horses and how to introduce horses to long- reins. We will also look at the different techniques for long-reining.

What are the entry requirements?

Experience of lungeing horses.

How long is the course?

3 hours

What will the course involve?

Practical demonstrations and hands on skills development in the art of long-reining.

How long will I be learning?

3 hours

What equipment will I need?

Work / yard boots, gloves, riding hat and suitable clothing for working with horses.

How will I know if I am making progress?

Confidence, skills and knowledge will increase.

What course work will I be expected to complete?


What can I expect to learn from this course?

The preparation and methods of long-reining horses.

What other training programmes and progression opportunities are there?

This short course is one of a series including Perfecting your Plaiting and Clipping.

We are also running day courses on Feeding, Horse Behaviour and Equine Health.


Equine Studies

The equine industry in the United Kingdom is expanding rapidly, with a turnover approaching £1 billion per year. It encompasses many different sectors, from racing, driving and endurance to dressage, horse trials and show jumping. These areas are supported by a large ancillary industry which provides extensive career opportunities.