There are many different ways to get started in a career in Therapeutic Riding, and many different ways to gain your credentials. The roadmap below will show you the ways in which High Hopes can help you with that process.
High Hopes’ Training & Education team can help you navigate the roadmap and succeed at every step of your journey. We have the skills, experience, and facilities to give you the best possible start in this highly rewarding career. We train students from across the States and across the globe with students from as far away as Australia, Korea, Japan, South America, and Europe.
High Hopes Certified Instructor Education and High Hopes Certified Instructor in Training
If you are starting from scratch, consider High Hopes’ 16-day Certified Instructor in Training Education Course (HHCITEC) which will provide you with the tools and education necessary as you work towards your PATH Intl. Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI)* Application.
If you undertake your Instructor in Training Education at High Hopes, you will also be able to apply to undertake the 25hr practicum/mentored teaching component at our internationally-recognized training facility in Old Lyme, CT. Courses start twice a year, September and January.
* Also meets the requirements of the current PATH Intl. TRI Certification.
If you are ready for the certification, consider the Onsite Workshop and Certification process.