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Stage 4 Ride will demonstrate your ability to ride and confidently handle a variety of horses on the flat.

Important Information: this award will be updated in 2019.

Horses may be young, green, sharp or idle and you will be expected to analyse the scales of training and provide in depth explanations, analysis and solutions on training horses.

This award will assess your knowledge and practical experience in understanding a horse’s performance, your ability to discuss both good and bad performance and suggest schooling methods for improvement.

You will:

  • Be able to ride and assess horses up to elementary level
  • Understand the training of horses from birth to riding away and further to competition at elementary level