|If you ...
||you should register
|and can expect to ...
|have never ridden or have done a few guided trail rides or pony rides
||AWPE 171 —
Riding Lessons I:
|learn to catch, groom and tack up a horse safely; mount and dismount; move, stop, and steer while mounted; begin the posting trot.
|can catch, groom, and tack up a horse safely with some assistance; know how to mount and dismount; know how to stop, go, and steer reliably at the walk
||AWPE 172 —
Riding Lessons II:
|develop proficiency in horse care; develop balance in the posting trot; improve accuracy in changing speed and direction.
|are confident in preparing a horse to be ridden and well-balanced at the posting trot
||AWPE 173 —
Riding Lessons III:
|perfect the two-point trot; begin and develop cantering.
|are confident and well-balanced at all gaits
||AWPE 174 —
Riding Lessons IV:
|develop finesse in all gaits; begin to develop finesse in all gaits and begin to learn safe jumping techniques.
|are confident and well-balanced at all gaits, and have some experience jumping
||AWPE 175 —
Riding Lessons V:
|develop finesse in all gaits and continue to develop safe jumping techniques.