Stage 5 Performance Rider shows a level of competence that allows a rider to take responsibility for a horse’s training and development for competition.

This career certificate recognises your ability to progress and develop training of horses and manage their work ratios in accordance with discipline requirements.

Stage 5 Rider will ensure the skills to train horses for equestrian competition work within a chosen discipline to an advanced level.

Our Other Pathways

Whatever your career aspirations – caring for horses, riding professionally or coaching the next generation – there’s a pathway for you.

Our Coaching Pathway combines care and management, riding and teaching for a world renowned Coach in Complete Horsemanship career.