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Attention Australia!

Schleese is looking for dedicated, motivated and passionate equine enthusiasts to join Schleese as an Authorized Independent Saddle Fitter or Independent Schleese Western Saddle Fitter.

  • Are you a dedicated horse person with riding experience and an interest in making a difference for both horse and rider?
  • Are you interested in educating your potential clients?
  • Are you interested in working with a well-established and very reputable company that consistently leads the field in innovation?

Training to be an Authorized Independent Saddle Fitter is the first step in starting a lucrative career and playing a huge role in helping many horses and riders with their performance and well-being. This training is suited for all equine professionals and interested equestrians who have a desire to help horses and riders address issues and solve problems while building new long-lasting relationships in the equestrian industry.

Your training will begin with a 4-day long intensive training course where you will work to become a certified equine ergonomist. This will allow you to assess saddle fit in accordance with the Saddlefit4life philosophy. Immediately following this course will be the Western saddle portion where participants will train to fit and sell the Schleese Western Saddle. The final segment is for the participants who currently work in the saddle fitting industry, we will offer two full days of training to do tree adjustments and ‘reflocking’ , This final portion will be offered only to experienced fitters who wish to add the Schleese brand to their repertoire. All Fitters will be required to complete a secondary follow-up course in 2019 to complete their certification.

For details on the CEE course visit

  • Cost for CEE: $2395
  • Date: 4 days, November 20-23 2018
  • Course location: Australian Equine Behavior Center, Clonbinane Victoria, Australia

To Apply for the ISWF training click the link below PAY for Course B

  • Cost for ISWF: $800   
  • Date: 2 days, November 24-25 2018 (in addition to the CEE)
  • Course location: Australian Equine Behavior Center, Clonbinane Victoria, Australia

To apply for the ISF training click the link below PAY for Course C

  • Class space is limited to four qualified participants. Spaces will fill quickly!
  • Cost for ISF: $600 (The is a discounted price for completing all 3 segments)
  • Date: 2 days, November 26-27 2018 (in addition to the CEE and ISWF)
  • Course location: Australian Equine Behavior Center, Clonbinane Victoria, Australia

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Thanks for all your hard work. I rode Gia today and the saddle felt great! I am actually sitting in the middle. You guys were troopers. It was a long day in the famous sultry Georgia summer weather and you gave each and every horse and rider your full attention. Congrats.  

— Karen McGoldrick - Atlanta, GA

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