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Ironstone Farm

Therapy with more horsepower

On Site Training

Ironstone Farm's Horsemanship Course

Ironstone Farm's Horsemanship Course offers an overview of the basics of equine understanding, care and management.

Prerequisite for Apprentice Instructors

The course is a prerequisite for apprentice instructors at Ironstone Farm preparing for a Massachusetts Instructors license, and an elective for others interested in expanding their knowledge of horses beyond riding. It is taught by a team of Ironstone Farm staff members who bring varied expertise and perspective for a dynamic program. It will also teach students about the practices of Ironstone Farm - a successful equine facility since 1960. 


Classes will be split between lecture and outdoor hands-on activities and will meet every other Thursday at 7 p.m.

Class Schedule

Sept. 12:      Introduction

Sept. 26:      Feeding

Oct. 10:        Breeds & Colors

Oct. 24:        Lunging & Vaulting

Nov. 7:          Farrier

Nov. 21:       Tack Fitting

Dec. 5:          First Aide

Dec. 19:       Trivia