Bridle Making Level Two


Venue:      Stoneleigh Equine

                   Clear Spring, MD 

Length:     5 days (Monday-Friday)

Cost:           $2,000, 50% deposit required to save course spot, due with application

Dates:        October 31- November 4th, 2022

*For dates and more information please click on the registration link below if the course is currently scheduled, if missing please check back for schedule updates

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


The Bridle Making course work consists of instruction and practice in making the required items. This course is a prerequisite for the apprenticeship to become a Qualified Saddler all over the world.


  • A Snaffle Bridle

  • A Head Collar (Halter)

  • A Running Martingale

Assessed Elements

During the making you must practice:

  • Product quality

  • Cutting

  • Edge staining & creasing

  • Pricking

  • Skiving

  • Stitching

  • Punching

  • Finishing

  • professional work practices


This course must be paid in full at time of registration, due to the flight arrangements and cost of obtaining the best Instructors. There is a $150 administrative fee if you need to cancel or postpone within 30 days of the beginning of the course and a $150 penalty if all course fees are not paid at least 30 days prior to the beginning of the course. Please download your registration form and return with course deposit to:

North American Saddlery School; Janice Stroud-Bickes, Director of Operations

4400 Lake Hills Court; North Chesterfield, VA 23234


*Please note that deposits and course fees are non refundable, however cancellations will carry over for one year after the date of cancellation with any course increases paid by the student. Please see the complete policy above.