Ineke Thomson at Endeavour Park Equestrian Centre is an accredited Equestrian Australia Introductory Horse Management, Horse Riding and EquiSkills, Coach & Assessor
For students: The most exciting thing to happen to interschool riding is the introduction by the EA of NSW of the Equi-Skills Programme for students, in which riders work towards nationally recognised achievement certificates. On enrolment, students receive the workbooks, an Equi-Skills saddle patch for their school saddlecloth and a list of Equi-Skills Coaches in the area. Regular reports on their riders will be provided to affiliated schools. It is hoped that Equestrian sport will be eventually be more widely recognised in schools with training taking place during sports afternoons. Enrolment forms are available here or through the EA/NSW office. Cost: for school students: $79 to register; Adults: $130
For Adults & School Leavers: The EA’s Introductory Riding and Horse Management, as part of its member education services, is a chance to obtain a solid understanding of all aspects of horse riding and horse care, with a certificate awarded on completion that can be a great benefit those hoping to gain employment in the horse industry. It provides a great sense of achievement for those who are participating, and is a pre-requisite to obtaining EA Coaching accreditation.. Enrolment forms are available at http://www.equestrian.org.au/sites/default/files/Coaching%20Resource%20Order%20Form.pdf Enrolment fee & cost of workbooks payable to EA: Horse Management: $77, Horse Riding: $55i
Equi-Skills & CertificateTraining
Equi-Skills & Certificate Training is provided by Endeavour Park Equestrian Centre in specific training sessions of 3 hours, held on the 4th Sunday of each month. Training & Assessment can also be included in any booked lesson. The training will follow the syllabus of the EA Introductory Riding & Horse Management, both of which are provided as part of the enrolment package. .Riders 18 years and over can progress toward becoming an Introductory NCAS Coach with the purchase of the appropriate resource ($77).
For information on further Riding, Horse Management and Coach training visit contact firstname.lastname@example.org or go to http://www.nsw.equestrian.org.au Enrolment fee & cost of workbooks payable to EA: School student $79; Adult: $130
Equiskills Training runs from 1pm to 4pm one Sunday/month
Cost: $60 for 2 hours (with our horse or yours)