This course will build on fundamental concepts of learning essential to effective horseback riding instruction, with a focus on instructing clients with special needs. The class will explore the benefits and realm of therapeutic riding; examine the concepts of learning styles and favorable attributes of instructors who work with special needs clients; and introduce the precautions and contraindications unique to therapeutic riding instruction.

Prereq: HCP933 – Introduction to Psychology for Riding Instruction or consent of instructor. Preferred co-requisite: HCP936 – Equine Studies II.

Spring 2018
Noncredit 0.0
Class Fee: $359.00 | Prereq or Coreq required
Ticket # CRN Days Times Location Instructor Status
Course Location

Plano, Room 209

Plano Campus
Waubonsee Community College
100 Waubonsee Drive
Plano, IL 60545
(630) 552-7900



Meets between: March 26-April 18