Harness horses to carriage


Hitch the horse(s) to the carriage by correctly fastening the reins and rigging ropes.

Alternative labels

carry out horse harnessing activities
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perform horse harnessing activities
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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Harness horses to carriage is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Carriage driver: Carriage drivers tranport passengers in horse-drawn carriages. They ensure passengers’ safety and care for the horses.

Optional skill

Harness horses to carriage is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Harness horses to carriage – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022