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CHA Educational YouTube Video Shorts

Produced by the Certified Horsemanship Association.

“These professional videos were produced by CHA for the horse industry and the general public,” says CHA Chief Executive Officer Christy Landwehr. “Please feel free to embed them onto your websites free of charge so that we can all help get the word out about having fun safely with our horses.”

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CHA Riding Instructor Challenge Promo


Sample 15 Minute lesson First Ride


Sample 15 minute lesson First Trot #1

Sample 15 minute lesson First Trot #2

Sample 15 minute lesson First Trot #3

CHA Riding Instructor Challenge at Your Expo Promo



 The topics of the Safety Shorts videos include:

  1. What is CHA?
  2. Introducing Your Horse to Fly Spray
  3. Introducing Your Horse to a Fly Mask
  4. How to Pony a Horse
  5. Exercises on Horseback
  6. Safely Leading
  7. Cross-Tying a Horse Safely
  8. Hard Tying a Horse Safely
  9. The Emergency Stop
  10. Danger Zones on the Ground
  11. The Emergency Dismount
  12. How to Bridle a Horse Correctly
  13. How to Saddle a Horse Correctly
  14. Martingale Adjustment and Fit
  15. How to Perform a Safety Tack Check
  16. How to Fit a Helmet for Horseback Riding
  17. Fitting the Breast Collar and Back Cinch Correctly
  18. Fitting Boots - Sports Medicine Boots, Split Boots and Bell Boots
  19. Correct Riding Position
  20. How to Mount and Dismount Correctly
  21. How to Use a Mounting Block Safely and an Alternate "Leg Up"
  22. Blanketing Your Horse
  23. Horse Vital Signs and How to Take Them
  24. Different Rein Holds
  25. How to Longe a Horse Correctly
  26. How to Fit a Rope Halter
  27. Catching a Horse in a Herd
  28. How to Put on Standing Wraps and Polo Wraps
  29. How to Safely Paste Deworm Your Horse
  30. Two Point and Half Seat Defined
  31. How to Safely Hold Your Horse for the Vet/Farrier
  32. How to Adjust Your English Stirrups/Girth While Mounted
  33. How to Walk a Line in a Jump Course to Figure Out Correct Striding
  34. How to Pick a Horse's Hoof