After taking EQU 202, you’ll be better prepared to handle your horse in a safe and effective way. These lessons help illuminate why horses do many of the things they do. You will explore the horse’s natural instincts, behavior patterns, and social interactions. You’ll learn how humans and the environment can affect and mold the horse’s actions—for better or worse.
- The Fear Factor
- The Social Animal
- Reproductive Behaviors
- The Five Senses
- Horse Language
- Understanding & Preventing Bad Habits
Please Note: When ordering the Downloadable PDF, an email will be sent from which to access the course and print the materials. The Downloadable PDF will also be accessible through the My Account tab. The PDF includes the course lessons and the course quizzes. The course quizzes will then be available to be taken electronically (online). To access, simply login through the My Courses tab on the website. Once completed, the quizzes will be immediately graded and upon verification of course completion a Certificate of Achievement will be mailed to you.
When ordering the Mailed Hardcopy the same course materials will be sent via USPS. The course lessons are printed on 3-hole punch paper, suitable for adding to a 3-ring binder. Upon completion of ALL six quizzes they are then returned to NHEEC for instructor grading. They may be scanned and returned together via email to admin@NewHorizonsEquine.com or they may be mailed to New Horizons. The graded quizzes and Certificate of Achievement will be returned to you via USPS. If, however, you would rather complete the quizzes online, you will also have access to the quizzes through the My Courses tab and upon verification of course completion a Certificate of Achievement will be mailed to you.