Little Patch of Heaven Paints

Course Curriculum, Fees & Forms

Presents Horses with Prestige,
Beauty, Colors, Temperament, Confirmation, Agility
and the Intelligence to do anything you should desire.

Breeding, Breeders Trust Paint Horses Since 2000
Black & White Breeders Trust Stallions Standing @ Stud

Training Horses Since 1982, Instructing Lessons Since 1988
Therapeutic Riding Lessons Since 1998 promoting work with the treatment of people with emotional, behavioral, social, mental, physical, and/or spiritual needs.
Horses for Hire - Book a Camping Trip
Horse Rescue & Rehabilitation
Kids Horse Camp Outings Survival on the Land curriculum.
Homesteading Survival & Feeding the Hungry
Food you Raise & Grow curriculum

Hooves & Paws Wounded Warrior Project Helping Veterans Recover One Ride/Walk @ a Time

Email -LPOHPaints@aol.com
Face Book-Little Patch of Heaven Paints
317-371-7842


Little Patch of Heaven Paints Curriculum's, Course Fees & Forms

All participants (Volunteers, Employees & Clients)are required to take this course.
Clients will have course catered to their specific abilities.

The Language of the Horse 101A

This course must be completed successfully to be a Certified Junior or Senior Wrangler (Anyone volunteering to work with horses and children) Once you have successfully completed the LOH101 A & B you are ALWAYS WELCOME BACK for a lifetime of participation in various events to include the Field Trips, Shows, Rodeos, Scheduled Clinics & Trail Ride Outings, as well as,Ride Time and Exposure during scheduled times for your age groups. Usually this is an eight week course, (2 hour sessions - once or twice a week)or (1 hour sessions - once or twice a week for disabled participants)Or now available Crash Course, all at once in a couple of weekends, camping.


Language of the Horse (LOH) 101 A -Course Curriculum.

The following fees are for Physically & Mentally capable Participants, Clients, and Volunteers.This includes and requires dedication of a 2-hour time slot, once or twice a week, for 8 sessions to start. If completion and graduation, of this course, is not completed in this time frame, you will be required to pay for continued training, until which time you can complete written, riding & oral exams, for course certificates of completion & graduation. This is necessary for the safety of all animals & participants involved. Once you have completed the appropriate training you become, what we call a Junior or Senior Wrangler and are able to participate in the daily, weekly, monthly, and annual scheduled events that happen with Little Patch of Heaven. As a volunteer, when your schedule permits.Graduation of classes in this time frame may vary depending on each individuals capabilities.LOH 101 A Course Curriculum Covers.

I. General Horse Information
A. Horse Sense
  1.Horse behavior
  2. Reading horses ears
  3. Horses body language
B. Rules and Reason
  1. Emergency procedures

II. Horse Care and Handling
A. Approach your horse
B. Tie your horse (Emergency knot)
C. Halter your horse
D. Lead your horse
E. Turn your horse
F. ;Grooming & Grooming equipment
G. Insect and fly protection
H. Feed and watering rules!

III. Parts of the Horse and Tack
J. Parts of the horse
K. Parts and care of the tack
  1. Western Tack
  2. Other equipment

IV. Horsemanship (riding the horse and handling skills)
A.Mounting and Dismounting
B. Basic seat, stirrup and hand position
C. Basic balance aids
D. Horse control at a walk, trot and canter
  1. Start, stop, check and release
  2. Turns
  3. ;Basic Figures
  4. Basic exercises
E. Trail riding

V. Testing and Evaluation
A. Requirements
B. Written Test
C.Ring test and score sheet
D. Certificate of completion

Language of the Horse (LOH) 101 B -Course Curriculum.

The Language of the Horse 101B

Any participant wanting to work with Instructing students, veterinary medicine, ER First Res-ponder, Search & Rescue and/or training of animals.

This also includes Customized Private Specific Curriculum's for Extended Training & Lessons for things Such As  Contesting ; Reining, Poles; Barrels. Showing: Halter; Western Pleasure etc. or Trail Riding. Specializing in The Connection between you and the Horse you are riding. Your place or Ours. Your horse or Ours.

The following course is ONLY for the Mentally & Physically capable clients, able to Saddle & Bridle their own horses, as well as others & whom have Completed LOH 101A

College Internships ( Check for Available Spots)

Examples:
Veterinary Technicians  Internships, Business Management Internships, Training Horses Internships or Instructor of Lessons Internships

2 Hour Lesson @ $60.00 ea. x 8 sessions = $480.00
If Paid in Full In ADVANCE, $80.00 DISCOUNT!
2 Hour Lesson @ $50.00 ea. x 8 sessions = $400.00

The following fees are ONLY for the Mentally & Physically challenged clients, unable to Saddle & Bridle their own horses, as well as other activities involved in this training regiment.These clients will require Full Time Horse Leaders & Side Walkers.

1 Hour Lesson @ $50.00 ea. x 8 sessions =$400.00
If Paid in Full, In ADVANCE, $80.00 DISCOUNT!
1 Hour Lesson @ $40.00 ea. x 8 sessions = $320.00


2014 Participant Start Up Packet

Forms Below Required, before entering property.

Participant Application and Health History
Confidentiality Protocol
Absenteeism Protocol
Parent Consent and Medical Release for Barn Book
Authorization for Medical Treatment
Agreement to Pay for Education and Training