About the EC Instructor & Coach Programs
Equestrian Canada’s (EC) instructor/coaching program was developed in partnership with the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP), the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) and Sport Canada. Equestrian Canada is one of
What are the goals and objectives of the EC instructor/coaching programs?
- To offer an acceptable standard of developing instructing/coaching expertise
- To provide a structure whereby instructors/coaches can enter and progress as they improve their instructor/coaching expertise
- To ensure the integration of the National Coaching Certification Program into an overall strategy of instructor/coaching education
- To improve the level of performance and competence of Canadian equestrian instructors/coaches and their students
What Certification Means
Achieving and maintaining certification as an EC instructor/coach testifies to the instructor/coaches professionalism and competence as a teacher in equestrianism. To obtain a certificate initially, candidates are evaluated at the highest national
An instructor/coach who maintains their certification is a professional who is actively involved in the equestrian community.
Certification is available in the following disciplines: English, Western, Drive, Saddle Seat
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