Equine Training Management Certificate

Equine Training Management Certificate CERT - Certificate

Earn a certificate in Equine Training Management in one year or less and be industry ready! Our equine facilities include a heated indoor riding arena, equine stocks, and campus owned horses for student use. With this certificate you will be ready to pursue a career working directly within the equine industry.


  • Horse Trainer
  • Assistant Horse Trainer
  • Horse Show Judge
  • Equine Boarding Facility Manager
  • and Many More!

Courses Offered

Required Courses

  • ASI 1161 Intro to Horsemanship (1 credit)
  • ASI 1262 Basic Equitation (2 credits)
  • ASI 1501 Equine Safety (1 credit)
  • ASI 1442 Equine Practicum I (2 credits)
  • ASI 2442 Equine Practicum II (2 credits)
  • ASI 2462 Colt Starting (2 credits)
  • ASI 2363 Intermediate Training (3 credits)
  • ASI 2463 Advanced Performance Training (3 credits)
  • ASI 2412 Equine Marketing Techniques (2 credits)

Total Credit Hours for Certificate (18 hours)

    Associated Clubs and Teams

    • Rodeo Team
    • Ranch Horse Team
    • Rodeo Club
    • Livestock Judging Team
    • Women in Ag
    • Collegiate 4-H/FFA

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