Seeking the coopération of the horse at work


Taking into account the horse's state of mental and physical health

Introduction : All our courses aim to create a good relationship between man and the horse when they work together. In the course "Seeking the coopération of the horse at work" you will watch the work with horses who have been entrusted to us. You will be accompanied in the stages of care and preparation of the horse so that you will improve your knowledge of the mental and physical health of the horse at work. 

Aim : To reassure clients that the mental and physical health of the horse at work is taken into account.  

A course for everyone who works with horses: instructor, rider, jockey, lad, travelling lad, starting gate, vet, assistant vet, farrier, equine dentist and the head of an establishment. 

Course content :
Theory modules :
The theory that you will be taught will cover subjects of equestrian culture and ethology and an outline of the work of Jocelyne Porcher, director of INRA research, on the Animal at Work.
These subjects will enable you to understand the principles of the Blondeau method.

Practical modules :
Discover the Blondeau method
Establish an appropriate and coherent method of communication 
Build a relationship between horse and rider 
Create mutual respect between horse and rider

Programme to download:

Level required:
Have regular contact with horses in your professional activity

Requirement to do the course:  

To have an FFE licence, which can be obtained from the Ecole Blondeau for 36 €

Nicolas Blondeau
Sophie Barreau
Emmanuel Sudret

Duration: 5 days


A Saumur, la formation est aussi proposée sur 5 jours :
- du lundi 20 au 24 juillet 2020

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Normal without financial: 875 € for the 5 days course for the first year
Preferential FFE *: 525 € for the 5 days course for the first year 
* (To benefit from the FFE rate, you must hold the FFE card, you can take it at Ecole Blondeau: cost 36 €)
Compulsory annual requalification in order to follow scientific progress : 105 €

Diploma obtained:
Brevet Ecole Blondeau Level 1 - BEB1


To apply: 02 41 50 70 50  Contact us with this form

Partenariats : INRA - Région Normandie - Fédération Française d'Equitation - Conseil des Chevaux de Normandie

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