The Central Kentucky Riding for Hope (CKRH) Instructor in Training Program is a year-long program specifically designed to prepare candidates to achieve the CTRI (Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor) Certification through PATH Intl. (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International). Our program consists of instructional time in the classroom and mentored teaching hours in the arena. The program is centered around ensuring that our instructors in training are well versed and educated in all facets of the industry in preparation for their certification exam. CKRH’s broad service base provides multiple opportunities for candidate engagement in services, including exposure to traditional therapeutic horsemanship, equine-assisted learning, military, and veterans programming as well as clinical therapy sessions.