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We are now taking bookings on Festina Lente’s 2017-2018 Therapeutic Coaching Programme which is the only accredited Therapeutic Riding Coaching course in Ireland!

The course is starting on 4th September 2017 so sign up today.

Our application form and more details on this course can be found by clicking here!

The aim of this highly interactive programme is to equip participants with the skills and knowledge required to enable them to work as a Therapeutic Riding Coach.

The programme uses Equine based learning techniques together with knowledge of disability to design and develop learning and therapeutic interventions for people with special needs. The programme also offers the learner an exciting and innovative journey over a period of months during which the following topics will be explored:
• Human and Equine Learning
• Understanding Disability
• An appreciation of Therapeutic Riding and its impact
• Designing Therapeutic Riding Sessions
• Teaching/Evaluating Therapeutic Riding Sessions.