Providing the skills you need for the equine industry!
Exceptional Horse Training Program
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Interested in Horse Training in Colorado?
Since our establishment in 1937, Lamar Community College has grown to offer 39 degrees and 23 certificates to best serve on-campus and online students. We are one of the few colleges in the nation to provide a horse training program and we take pride in making it the very best. After watching instructor demonstrations and moving to ground work, students will advance to riding and conclude their instruction with a horse show held at the end of each semester.
One of the Best Equine Colleges in CO
If you are interested in pursuing horse training in Colorado, there is no better place to train than at Lamar Community College. Our Equine Complex has a large indoor arena, four tack rooms, and 64 box stalls—with 92 indoor stalls and six tack rooms all told. The Equine Complex also has faculty offices, a conference room, two classrooms, a demonstration lab, and restrooms.
In addition, we have two large outdoor arenas, ten round pens, a warm-up area, and much more to enhance your experience. We offer a wide variety of degree and certificate programs to best meet your needs, including the following:
- Associate of Applied Science in Horse Training and Management—Horse Trainer
- Associate of Applied Science in Horse Training and Management—Equine Business Management
- Advanced Horsemanship Certificate
- Fundamental Horse Training Certificate
- Starting Colts Certificate
Pursue the Career of Your Dreams
There is a wide range of career opportunities throughout the Colorado Front Range, but you need to be well prepared to stand out amongst the competition. To provide you with the skills and knowledge you will need to succeed, we offer a number of educational programs to help you pursue a career in the following areas:
- Computer science
- Construction technology
- Equine science
- Graphic design
Why Choose Our Community College in Colorado?
We offer a wide curriculum of programs to meet the needs of both traditional and nontraditional students. Whatever you may be interested in, we have the right degree or certificate program for you. Your success and career placement are important to us. We will help you reach your goals and work towards the career of your dreams.
Lamar Community College
2401 S. Main St.
Lamar, CO 81052