Introduction to Clipping

Duration: One day workshop


  • Saturday 11th January 2020

Time: 10am – 12pm

Cost: £45

Course Description:

On this programme you will learn:

  • The reasons for clipping and common types of clips
  • Equipment required and health and safety considerations
  • Short Demonstrations clipping and dealing with a range of horses

Please note

You will need to wear sensible yard clothing; this may include trousers or jodhpurs, a dark colour is more practical. We would advise you to bring extra clothing, such as waterproofs, warm jackets or a cooler top with sleeves if the weather looks as though it could be unpredictable.

For safety reasons we ask that you wear gloves and a hat for the clipping activities and no jewellery, apart from a watch and wedding ring, is worn.  It is also advised for safety reasons that hair of shoulder length or longer is tied back and a hairnet is worn. Please ensure your hat has been correctly fitted and meets the current safety standards:

  • PAS015 (1998 or 2011) + a BSI Kitemark OR Inspec IC Mark
  • VG1 01.040 (2014-12) + a BSI Kitemark OR Inspec IC Mark
  • ASTM F1163 (2004a or 04a onwards) + SEI mark
  • SNELL (E2001 or E2016) + SNELL label and number
  • AS/NZS 3838 (2006 onwards) + SAI global mark

Course Leader: TBC

Course Location:

Reaseheath Equestrian Centre

Reaseheath College



If the course does not run due to insufficient number the £45 fee will be refunded.

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