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For many years we have been receiving unsolicited letters and emails of appreciation –  all of them good, many of them inspiring.

Very well written and easy to understand

Alem Ribbic:  I have to say, between two jobs and a horse I find this Level 1 course so relaxing. It’s very well written and easy to understand – and ...

Alem Ribbic Ireland

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Very thorough - good level of detail (Level 1)

Zoe Smith from London:  I found the course (Level 1 of the Int Dip programme) very thorough with a good level of detail and plenty of suggestions for those of ...

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Very informative and interesting

This Livery Yard Managers course was very informative and interesting, I found the setting up a business from scratch information very useful as well as the money matters. Small things ...

J. Broadbank Cornwall

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The courses were good

J. North:  I help out with mucking out and tacking up at a stables. It was suggested I take the Intermediate Diploma which I originally thought was a bit beyond ...

J North

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The course work really was useful

There’s no soft soap here; the course work really was useful in starting me thinking about what was going wrong with me and my pony, and why. One of the ...

Unknown

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The course has helped so much with the yard bully.

The course has helped so much. I’ve been struggling with a lady at the yard who is very experienced. She is bossy and keeps criticising the way I and others ...

Name withheld. Jun 2013

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Injured pony but I gave first aid

Debbie:  I just wanted to let you know how invaluable my learning has been so far on the Level 1 course. We bought a pony 2 weeks ago and I ...

Debbie

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PB Staffordshire - Level 1

P.B – Staffs:  Can I take this opportunity to let you know how much I am enjoying the Level 1 equine care & management course. The knowledge I am gaining ...

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Passed my BHS Stage 1

I wanted to let you know that I passed my BHS Stage 1, I’m really pleased.  I found after completing Level 1 of the Lingfield Correspondence Course (as well as ...

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Novice and short of cash

Jade Mulholand:  As a fairly novice rider, with little spare cash at the moment, I was going to start first on the Level 1 course but after chatting to the ...

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Great to hear a friendly voice explain Equestrian Qualifications

Jan – Cannington: August 2013 :  Finally someone explains the UK equestrian qualifications system.  How great it was to hear a friendly voice at last when I originally rang about ...

Jan - Cannington

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Confidence course - a trainers view

Kate Ensor, a trainer based in Luxembourg recently said:   The Ride With More Confidence Course is excellent. It’s extremely thorough and comprehensive. It offers something for individuals of every learning ...

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Cyprus calling:

From a new student living in Cyprus: I did look at other courses but read good reviews about you from different horse user forums.

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Kate - feeding and psychology so helpful

After completing the Lingfield Level 1 course and working partway through  Level 2 of my Intermediate Diploma, I wanted to let you know how it is going.  The psychology and ...

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Opened up new doors for me - Marie

Marie – Scotland:  I am enjoying this course a lot and it is only my first Study Pack. I am also reading books about all the aspects of the first ...

Marie - Scotland

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News from Dubai

I’m based in Dubai and soon joined Lingfield Equine Distance Learning courses. My 15hh Arabian mare is called Sugar, she’s ex endurance and far more ‘horse’ than I have ever ...

By Jane Colbeck, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Lynne - on completion of the Livery Yard Management course

Lynne:  Loved the course. It has given me some valuable insight, especially into the finance aspect. Thanks

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Level 1. Not a horse owner and learning a lot.

Angela T – Chelmsford who isn’t a horse owner but is able to visit a friend’s stable to get some hands on. Enjoying the course, learning new things every time ...

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Level 1 Equine Care & Management

All info invaluable! Course notes thorough, well organised. Research a little tricky at times. Questions challenging but good. A very enjoyable course. Many thanks. Name withheld Lingfield:  We do our ...

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Jo Hillsmead. Guide on How to Get Qualified

This little book by Paula Clements with the contributions by other members of The Lingfield Instructor Group is just great. It answered so many questions ! I have been struggling ...

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Impressed by Lingfield course content

Stacey Smalley: Intermediate Diploma (Livery Yard Managers).  I just wanted to drop a note to say how very impressed I am with the course thus far. The module has been ...

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Level 1 - I have really enjoyed this course.

J. O’D. – Ashford Kent:   I have really enjoyed this course. The content was easy to understand – and good depth. I also like the format – wide spread larger ...

J O'D Ashford Kent

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Level 1 - Enjoyed it a lot

From Coleen Smith – Scotland: I have just finished Study Pack 1, Level 1, and I wanted to let you know that I have enjoyed it a lot. At first ...

Colleen Smith in Scotland

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Int. Diploma - I binned other course and did this one instead

I gained huge amount of knowledge and confidence I had tried another distance learning course before and although it was professionally produced, I found it too heavy and impersonal and ...

Jan Cannington

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Int. Diploma Livery Yard Managers - enjoyed this a lot

Intermediate Diploma (Livery Yard Management). The programme covered every aspect of equine management. Within the programme is a concise course that covers financial and legal aspects of livery yard management ...

A Allen. Essex. Nov 2013

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Int Dip - Good layout, easy to read and friendly helpful tutor.

The combined Intermediate Diploma programme is ideal. I have worked with horses for over 30 years but needed to brush up and get more up to date. Fast tracking Level ...

Katie Paris

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Gail West BHSAI Bedfordshire 2011 - 2013

Gail worked full time whilst retraining part time to become an instructor:  “Lingfield Correspondence courses have proved invaluable in gaining my BHS Stages exams – both the riding (via tips ...

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Equine Psychology & Behaviour Course

I found the course very informative and useful. I was not previously aware of the concept of ‘positive’ and ‘negative’ reinforcement. It has made me realise that I need to ...

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C. Radstone. Levels 1 & 2 Equine Care & Management

Excellent course in good laid out format. Interesting research projects especially the worming one. Feeding: The course really highlights how so many people get confused with so much available on ...

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Level 1 & Psychology course - amazed and fascinated

Keen novice from Leicestershire:   I only discovered horses 9 months ago but am well and truly hooked. Although not a horse owner, on the practical side I am now looking ...

From a very keen but novice rider from Leicestershire.

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Equine Psychology & Behaviour course - exciting content.

Equine Psychology & Behaviour Review: “I have made good headway on the Equine Psychololgy course already.  I’ve studied with the OU and did a part time degree so I’m used ...

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Intermediate Diploma - Filling in the gaps

I have been around horses for 30 years. I’m an assistant coach at the Riding For The Disabled, I worked for a major and well known horse feed company for ...

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First Aid course so informative

The Lingfield Equine First Aid Course is so informative. It is so detailed, I haven’t had to ask my tutor for help. The links to different help resources during the ...

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First Aid course - Thoroughly enjoyed it

Novice owner:   I have thoroughly enjoyed this course and learnt so much that I now feel able to administer first aid. The first aid kit was brilliant. I realised ...

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Identifying lame leg easier after First Aid course

Jan has been an owner for some years:   “I really enjoyed the Equine First Aid Course, the content was very easy to follow, relevant and presented in a concise ...

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Level 1 - I learnt so many things

I thoroughly enjoyed taking this course, I learnt so many new things in all areas of equine care and management………over-all the whole process has been very relaxed and has been ...

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Intermediate Dip. Life changing

Stacey Smalley in King’s Lynn said: Since starting  the course, I have been helping at my local riding school, become a British Eventing volunteer, have helped at several events, and ...

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