This class is an introduction to the Tindell Progressive Training Program. It is ideal for green riders and green stock. Advanced riders will benefit by improving their skills with their older stock and gaining a deeper understanding of the foundation of horsemanship. This class covers the round pen, ground work and the beginning stages of your ride.
The Six Steps of ground work
Backup, Shoulder Control, Forward Flexion, Hindquarter Control, Stop and Stand
Later flexion; Understanding the one-rein stop
Teaching hindquarter and front quarter control
Understanding the use of the Snaffle bit and the Hackamore