Have you ever watched someone teach a therapeutic horseback riding lesson? Have you ever admired the assurance of the instructor in the arena? What about the confidence and knowledge the instructor exhibits working with not only the rider but with the horse as well?
Have you ever wanted to be that person?
There is no better time than now to pursue your dreams of becoming a PATH Intl. Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI). The new PATH Intl. CTRI Study Guide can help you on your way.
The comprehensive PATH Intl. Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor Study Guide was created by a team of industry experts and is filled with important tips and tools to help candidates prepare for the CTRI test and their journey as an instructor. Included are chapters on equine management, participant and volunteer management, lesson management, risk management, riding theory, taking the CTRI exam and a glossary.
The study guide is available in print and digital download formats through the PATH Intl. online store.
About PATH Intl.
The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) was formed in 1969 to promote safety and optimal outcomes in equine-assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) for individuals with special needs. At 873 member centers, nearly 69,000 children and adults, including more than 6,700 veterans, may find improved health, wellness, fun and a sense of pride and independence through involvement with horses. Therapeutic horsemanship at member centers may include hippotherapy, equine-facilitated mental health, driving, interactive vaulting, trail riding, competition, ground work and stable management. Through a wide variety of educational resources, the association helps individuals start and maintain successful EAAT programs. There are nearly 62,000 volunteers, 4,776 instructors, 7,943 equines and thousands of contributors from all over the world helping people at PATH Intl. Member Centers.