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Horse Trainers prepare horses for shows and races. Typical duties of a Horse Trainer are getting animals used to saddles, teaching commands, correcting bad habits and behavioral issues, and providing companionship. Based on our collection of resume samples, essential qualifications include love of animals, training skills, patience, riding expertise, and experience with taking care of horses. There are no formal requirements for this job; nevertheless, the most successful resumes make display of equine studies training.

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Assistant Horse Trainer, National Horse Training

Held fully accountable for demonstrating a high degree of initiative, strong communication and problem solving skills, and extensive equine knowledge to train multiple money earning futurity horses. Managed all aspects of a horse's health, prepared/groomed horses for show and sales, started and trained young horses, and provided lessons.

  • Monitored and evaluated overall performance to ensure the highest levels of productivity, efficiency, and quality.
  • Maintained a positive demeanor and a high level of professionalism while assisting team members and customers.
  • Accepted new assignments, responsibilities, and duties with a positive, cooperative, and team-oriented attitude.
  • Established a reputation for accountability and reliability as well as for maintaining excellent quality of work.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Equestrian Studies & Equine Business Mgt
2

Horse Trainer, Independent Consultant

Responsible for developing specific training exercises based on individual needs and breeds

  • Trained young dressage and sport horses and prepared them for competition
  • Maintained stables and ensured that horses were, fed, bathed and cared for appropriately
  • Distributed necessary medication and checked for possible injuries
  • Provided riding instruction.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
3

Assistant Horse Trainer

Supervised and implemented care and maintenance programs for 35+ horses

  • Planned and coordinated equipment, human and equine needs for horse shows
  • Instructed and coordinated special events, including lesson and training programs
  • Provided general administrative support for nationally recognized horse business
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
BA
History
4

Horse Trainer and Riding Instructor

Piloted sport specific training programs for both horses and riders of various skill levels to maintain desired performance standards for competition.

  • Advised owners and clients regarding the sale and purchase of show horses.
  • Performed daily training rides for boarded, school, and sale horses.
  • Kept up to date and accurate documentation of equine health, diet, and behavior, and administered prescribed medications to horses.
  • Monitored daily operations and upkeep of a 40-horse farm.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Marketing
MS
Exercise Science
5

Working Student/horse Trainer

Started and retrained horses to avoid habits, for example bolting, kicking, and resist bridling and grooming.

  • Assisting in instructing her younger children in simple aids while riding (walk, trot, turning)
  • Placed 5th High Place Performance Team Judging, out of 7 teams, at the 42nd Annual Arab Horse Judging Contest Tulsa, Oklahoma 2012
  • Placed Reserve Champion out of 12 at Boone County Horse Show 2012 with a projected 5 year old colt.
  • Successfully trained a 4 year old Hackney to break to cart and under saddle
  • Handled young foals towards a goal of breaking into halter and under saddle
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
6

Animal Groomer/caretaker & Horse Trainer

Fed and cleaned stalls of 10-12 horses to compete in Dressage through-out California.

  • Trained and exercised award winning horses.
  • Assisted in showing, cleaning tack, grooming and exercising while maintaining a competitive schedule.
  • Was left fully responsibility of the facility and livestock on several occasions, often lasting several days.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Studies
7

Horse Trainer/farm Manager

Rode 3-5 horses daily on self-created schedule and generated horse sales

  • Revamped lesson program; taught 40-50 lessons per week from beginner to advanced
  • Assisted at major horse shows and hosted shows on home property
  • Managed 40 horses to reassure top care and condition
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
8

Assistant Horse Trainer

Assisted in the breaking, training, and showing of reining horses

  • Coached youth and non-professional riders
  • Educated 4-H youth and leaders in the basics of horsemanship.
  • Taught 3 & 4 day clinics emphasizing the fundamentals of horsemanship on and off of horses.
  • Conveyed my knowledge and experience to groups of up to 40 people.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Animal Science
Animal Science
9

Horse Trainer

Rehabilitate and train horses that have been abused, neglected, or have various behavioral issues.

  • Conduct training programs utilizing horsemanship principles to develop desired outcomes.
  • Educate owners/riders on skills to enhance relationship with his/her horse and achieve goals
  • Assisting clients and other trainers in competitions and sales of horses.
  • Administer medications, provide care for ill/injured horses, and assist veterinarians when needed.
  • Organize training schedule and maintain proper billing procedures.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
10

Assistant Horse Trainer

Exercised horses that were in training

  • Maintained barn facilities and equipment
  • Provided horse health care
  • Communicated effectively with customers in a positive and helpful way
  • Instructed clients on proper riding techniques
  • Adapted to a flexible schedule, long hours and independent living arrangements
  • Monitored feed and bedding supplies, re-stocking when necessary
  • Held a strong knowledge of equine nutritional needs including supplement use
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Associate of Applied Science

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