This unit will demonstrate your experience of training horses and riders in an area or discipline. You will have a comprehensive understanding of terminology, concepts and techniques used in the development, training, care and welfare of horses and the coaching of riders.
If you have been awarded the UKCC Level 4 qualification you will be exempt from completing Unit 9: Stage 5 Coaching Presentation. Proof of UKCC qualification certificate will be required.
Until the end of 2020, we will be able to deliver the new Unit 9: Stage 5 Coaching Presentation and the Senior Coaching. Senior Coaching will be delivered until the end of 2020, after this only the new Stage 5 assessments and qualifications will be available. If you have achieved the Senior Coaching qualification you will not be required to take Unit 9: Stage 5 Coaching Presentation.
Our training guidelines have been updated during this Covid-19 period:
- You cannot take a stage 5 assessment at a centre you currently work in or have worked in in the last 12 months.
- You cannot take a stage 5 assessment at a centre that you have regularly trained at in the last 6 months.
*Within the 6 month period prior to any unit assessment candidates will be allowed to attend a maximum of six training sessions focused on Stage 5 riding and/or coaching at a centre where you are planning on taking your Stage 5 unit assessment.
The below section relates to the Senior Coaching assessment