Lessons at Hylee Training
Lessons offered at Hylee Training are by certified instructor and coaches /instructors in training on well trained lesson horses. Visit our about us page for more information on the Hylee team.
Types of Lessons
Private riding lessons are approx 45 mins of the instructors time and are one on one with the instructor. Students that are under 6 must ride in a private lesson or a Tiny Tot.
Semi Private Lessons
Semi Private Riding lessons are two riders with one instructor and are grouped based on rider ability and availability. The same principles apply that do in the private lessons. Semi – Private lessons are 1 hr in length.
Our group riding lessons are 1 hr in length and can have up to 3 riders in one group but never more. Group lessons are for two types of riders, those really enjoy the experience and those who enjoy the fun of riding. Group riders are required to be at every lesson in the month so that they learn with the group. Riders in group riding lessons are required to be over 6 years old and must be able to steer on their own.
Different times are available for adult beginner group lessons.
Tiny Tot riding lessons are for the little ones who love to ride but just dont have the patience and attention span to last the whole lesson. They are 30 mins in length with the horse already tacked and brushed. Ponies are all ready to go for the full 30 mins. The kids are between the ages of 4 and 6 years old. These type of riding lessons are one on one with the instructor.
Parent & Tot Lessons
Parent & Tot lessons are for those from 3-6 and is a parent lead fun lesson. They are 30 mins in length and the focus is to build comfort, listening skills and ability to follow direction while mounted and learning about ponies.
Styles of Riding
We offer all of our lessons in various styles. At the beginner level riders can choose from English or Western.
Then once they move to the intermediate level they can start to decide if they would like to focus on dressage, jumping, or western
What you’ll need
* Helmet (provided by us)
* Boots with heel (rain boots, hiking boots are suitable)
* tight fitting pants
* hair tied back
Riding lessons are purchased in monthly blocks, and students generally come at the same time every week however, some students come bi-weekly. Lessons are invoiced at the beginning of the month to hold that spot for the rider.
Lesson Rates are as follows:
45+ GST for tiny tot lessons ( 6 and under)
50 + GST for private lessons
40 + GST for semi private lessons per person
30+ GST for Group lessons per person
If a lesson is missed with 24 hour notice then a make up lesson can be rescheduled within 30 days. If a lesson is missed without notice the lesson is forfeited.
If you have addition questions please do not hesitate to call our office and speak to someone about the different options 604.462.7455.