October 24-26, 2024*

HOPE Certification 

Trauma Education for Crisis Managers

Hope Remains Ranch is pleased to offer HOPE Certification! The HOPE Certificate training includes classroom and hands-on equine instruction from a Biblical perspective. HOPE Certification prepares participants with the knowledge on how to implement equine assisted ministry activities with those who have experienced trauma.

HOPE Certification is beneficial for Equine Specialists, Licensed Clinicians, Biblical Counselors, Guidance Counselors, Social Workers, those in the medical field and educators.

Location: Hope Remains Ranch 1771 John Dodd Rd. Wellford, SC 29385

HOPE Certification ($500) – 3 days (24 CEU hours) of classroom and hands-on equine learning. Materials are provided. Breakfast and Lunch are included each day in the training.

Hope Remains Ranch is an approved provider for continuing education (CEU) by the SC Professional Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists licensing board (SCLLR). 

*If minimum participant count isn’t reached, Hope Certification will be rescheduled for a later date.

Hope Remains Ranch is conveniently located in Upstate, SC, making travel easy. Greenville-Spartanburg Airport (GSP) is a short 16-minute drive to the ranch. Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) is 52 minutes from Hope Remains Ranch. Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is only an hour and fifteen minutes away.  Lodging and restaurants are available in close proximity to the ranch (10 minute drive).


Below are some nearby hotels:

Home2 Suites by Hilton Duncan

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Greenville-Spartanburg (Duncan)

Fairfield Inn & Suites Greenville Spartanburg/Duncan