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British Grooms Association Supporters

BGA Supporters

BGA Supporters

BGA Members get a wide range of discounts on professional products, clothing and more! To get the discount codes visit the members discounts page.

The current BGA supporters are:

 Treehouse Sporting Colours Logo


British Grooms Exclusive Members discount code gives you 10% off every time you order from Treehouse Clothing. (free postage over £100)   

Medi-K Training Logo


Medi-K, First Aid Training for Horse Riders, is not your average first aid company. We attend yards and riding establishments, don’t mind getting dirty, thoroughly enjoy the horsey chatter & we most importantly make first aid fun. Oh, and we work around you and your horses schedules.

All training offered is nationally recognised & certificated. Medi-K offer members a £10 discount on all courses.

 Smart Grooming Logo


BGA members get a 10% discount on Smart Grooming products using the code. 

 Equitector Logo


Working around horses requires footwear that stands up to the job. Equitector boots are 'more than just a boot'. Waterproof, sturdy, hoof proof and with a climate control system built in to keep your feet warm in the winter and cool in the summer. BGA Members get a 10% discount.



What the personal accident policy covers you for:

  • Whilst at work
  • All stable duties – mucking out, grooming, washing off, turning out
  • Clipping
  • Riding – including hacking and jumping
  • Hunting
  • Lunging
  • Breaking in
  • Holding horse for a vet and other procedures
  • Travelling horses both in the UK and abroad
  • Competing in line with your job including: jumping, dressage, eventing
  • Injuries that may happen to you whilst you are teaching - but you must also be grooming as part of your duties and not be a sole instructor

What the personal accident policy doesn’t cover you for:

  • Riding in a race, point to point or team chase
  • Stunt Riding
  • Accidents occurring whilst travelling to and from work
  • Riding and competing your own horse (but you can upgrade when applying for membership to include this)
  • Public Liability – this is a separate insurance policy - the Freelance Groom Liability Insurance
  • Care Custody and Control – this is a separate policy - the Freelance Groom Liability Insurance

If you require additional cover then please contact KBIS directly.


When you are working for other people you do most of the following; muck out, turn out/catch in, tack up, groom horses, exercise Horses (including hacking, jumping and schooling), in the care of your employer/client.




Predominantly ride horses for other people including schooling, exercising and competing.   

 Provide grooming services for someone else either full time or on a freelance basis i.e. an employer or a client.   


Employ staff – have an employers liability policy in your name NO NO YES
Buy and sell horses NO YES YES