Education

path workshop 3

CATR is proud to offer a variety of PATH Intl. workshops and certifications, professional clinics and other educational opportunities throughout the year.

Upcoming Events

Volunteer Conference & PATH Intl. State Meeting & Education Day

Saturday, September 9th from 9:00 to 5:00

Charleston Area Therapeutic Riding is hosting the 2017 State Meeting and Education Day. Register now for a day of continuing education centered around volunteers. All offered sessions are geared towards volunteers, instructors and administrators.

Classroom sessions:

- Insight vs. Eyesight -  Implications of vision impairment for the therapeutic riding setting

- Cultural Sensitivity and Awareness - Working with diverse populations

- Communication Strategies for TR students on the Autism Spectrum


Practical sessions at the farm:

- Sign language in the therapeutic riding setting

- Volunteer training for Interactive Vaulting sessions

- Healthy body mechanics for volunteers and instructors


Registration Information

Early registration ($50) is open until September 1st.  After September 1st, the registration fee is $60. Lunch is included.  This day of continuing education is free of charge for all current CATR Volunteers.

Click here to register today!