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Bridle Making Level Three

Course Venue: Stoneleigh Equine                          Clear Spring, MD 

Length: 5 days (Monday-Friday)

Cost: $2,000 plus tax

Dates: April 8th-12th, 2024
w/Rachael Argo 
Bridle Making
Fee Includes
  • Tuition
  • Meals:  Breakfast (coffee and bagels), lunch and refreshments throughout the day.  
  • Accommodation is not included and must be arranged by the delegate. 
Course Objective
This Bridle making course consists of Instruction and practice in making the required items:
  • A Show Double Bridle
  • An Inhand Stallion Show Bridle (brass mounted)
  • An Atherstone Girth
  • A sample of buckle chape stitched to 3 layers of elastic
Assessed Elements:
  • Product quality
  • Cutting
  • Edge stain and creasing
  • Pricking
  • Skiving
  • Punching
  • Finishing
  • Use of sewing machine
  • Professional work practices
Theory Requirements:
  • Name and use of all tools
  • Properties and characteristics of the materials used and fittings required
  • Name and function of each part
  • Reasons for each procedure
  • Reasons for the design
  • Correct use and threading of the sewing machine
  • General history of tack


This course must be paid in full at time the of registration and is non refundable and non transferrable. Course bookings have two options; book online or download the registration form and return with course to:


North American Saddlery School

11655 Rocky Meadow Rd

Clear Spring, MD 21722 USA



*Please note that deposits and course fees are non refundable, however cancellations will carry over for one year after the date of cancellation and the candidate will have to pay any increase in tuition. Please see the complete policy above.

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