Coach Qualifications-Minimum Requirements - IGEQ

Coach Qualifications-Minimum Requirements

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Level Practical Riding Stable Management Coaching

1

Basic Dressage &Show jumping (Novice/D, 90cm SJ, FEI 1* Eventing)

Basic horse care and welfare, stabled and at grass. Basic understanding of anatomy, physiology. Recognise health and ill health. Basic first aid for horses.

Basic communication skills.

Ability to identify different learning style of riders.

Ability to work with and assist under direction of other coach.

Understanding of when to seek assistance from a more senior coach.

2

Basic lungeing for exercise or veterinary inspection.

Past record of experience to Intermediate level of the discipline. (Elementary/L Dressage, 1.20m SJ, FEI 2* Eventing)

Awareness of horse health and fitness. Fitting of equipment for work and competition.

Management of injuries.

Groups or individuals.

Ability to show a range of delivery skills to adapt to the rider’s learning style.

Technical knowledge to Intermediate level of the discipline.

(Elementary/L Dressage, 1.20m SJ or 2* Eventing)

3

Experience to Advanced level of the discipline.

(Advanced Medium/S Dressage, 1.40m SJ, 3* Eventing)

Manage horses to maintain health and fitness.

Manage people to enable progression and efficient business management.

Advanced level of competence in delivery of education.

Technical knowledge to Advanced level of the discipline. (Advanced Medium/S Dressage, 1.40 SJ, 3* Eventing)