BHS Exam Dates & Training Days 2023



None planned for 2023 at the moment.

For ALL of the following contact Talland directly by email to discuss and book assessments – Or call 01285 740155 Candidates must be Gold members of the BHS to enter

BHS Stage 1 Ride, and Stable Management ASSESSMENT

Feb 21st

March 21st

April 18th

May 30th

June 13th

July 18th

August 22nd

October 3rd & 24th

November 28th

December 19th

We can offer training to suit, but do have a group lesson and SM Lecture that run weekly 3.00 + 4.00 working towards Stage 1. Please email

Challenge Award Riding out Silver Award ( In place of Ride Safe )

NEXT COURSE DATES: Wednesdays 17th, 24th 31st May 13.30 – 16.30

Please contact office for next set of course dates.

All other Riding and coaching assessments will need to be booked through the BHS Direct. 02476 840508 ( Education Department)

Our dates for 2023  can be found on the BHS website 

Talland training days are run like a ‘ Mock Exam’ day, keeping to a similar lay out of the exam, to help you understand the running of the day. They are aimed towards those who have their BHS Exams booked, rather than those working towards the exam, in the latter case, you would be better to contact the ‘office’ and we can suggest the best programme for you.

We will also be able to organise of your skills record at the necessary level subject to competence.

Please bring any questions or queries relating to any area of the exam, and the Talland Team of Instructors will do their best to answer for you.

Exam clothing is entirely optional.

The costs for the training days are all payable in advance, and are Non-refundable, but can be transferred.

Please Arrive 15 Minutes prior to the start of your course.

Places are strictly limited to 4 complete spaces. It is possible to book individual sections, please contact the office.


Stage 2 Care & Lunge 1.30-5pm     £150

Stage 2 Teach 11.15-4pm       £150

Stage 3 Care & Lunge 1.30-5pm      £175

Introduction to Lunging 2-5pm          £125

Stage 3 Teach 1.30-5pm        £175

Stage 4 Care & Lunge 1.30-5pm       £200

Stage 5 Lunging & Long Lining 2-5pm         £120

Stage 2 Care & Lunge 1.30-5pm          £150


If the Training timings don’t suit you, or you are looking for something else, then please don’t hesitate to contact Talland, and we will do our best to tailor something to suit you, either or as an individual, or if there is a group or you – we can also organise something for you, either residential, or non-residential.

Riding and Coaching Training available also. Please contact the office for details as no set dates at present. 

To book the BHS Exams, you need to contact the BHS direct for availability and booking. 02476 840500

Tel: 01285 740155 ,  (Emma Harford) – Megan Field, Sandra Keen