teaching Anna Kerckhoff de Sacchi

Horsemanship Course

In this intense 5-day course you will learn mindful and conscious horse handling and training. It is based on Monty Roberts’s non-violent Join-Up methods.

This course is a prerequisite for the horse-assisted coach training but it can also be taken for pure interest.

The course includes:

  • Natural Horsemanship & Know-how:
    Horse psychology, horse ethology, social behavior, instincts, herd rituals
  • Safety aspects in working with horses
  • Reading and understanding horses:

Learn the horse’s language / non-verbal communication

  • Body language exercises: learn to use your own body to communicate with horses in their own language
  • Join-Up
  • Dually training halter
  • Working on the longlines
  • Practical natural horsemanship exercises on the ground

Price:  € 550,-

Accommodation & catering (breakfast & lunch) :

€490,- per person in a double room, single room supplement: € 100

Dates:  June 15-19, 2020

Location: Quinta Vida Boa, Algarve, Portugal