Online Resources for Horse

Horse Academy and Cloverbud Horse Academy

  • These online educational meetings are for youth of all ages. Using Zoom, South Carolina 4-H Horse Project will teach live lessons. Youth will gain knowledge and be better prepared for upcoming educational contest by participating in these programs. The following topics will be covered:

Cloverbud Horse Academy (Tuesdays, 5 PM)

February 23 - Color and Markings
March 30 - Parts of the Horse
April 27 - Tack
May 25 - Basic Horse Care

Horse Academy (Tuesdays, 6 PM)

February 23 - Nutrition & Forages
March 30 - Nervous System
April 27 - Endocrinology
May 25 - Skeletal System

Registration is through 4HOnline. Click here for the link to 4HOnline then look under Events after you log in for the Horse Academy or the Cloverbud Horse Academy

Horse Institute

  • Horse Institute is a course designed to enhance the understanding of horses and horse-related items from any aspect of the horse industry. Students will develop a deeper understanding of breeds of horse, the history of the horse, tack, body systems, equine management and much more. The course uses an online platform called Schoology to provide students with lessons, resources, and discussion questions.
  • Click here to view the course syllabus. (document attached)

Horse Judging Online Course
  • This course is a one-stop-shop for all the resources available to South Carolina 4-H. Education videos and resources will be constantly added for you to learn how to properly evaluate horses. This course also uses the online platform Schoology. Youth do not have to register to participate. Click here for direction on how to login on to the course. (document attached)

For more information on these courses, please contact Katie Shaw (