Coaching Courses and Upgrades

2018 Continuing Education Opportunities - Equestrian Specific Courses:


Equestrian Theory Workshop

Early Bird deadline December 28.

The 4-module Equestrian Theory Workshop will prepare you for evaluation as an Equestrian Canada Instructor or coach.

Over two full days, you will learn to

  • Prepare a lesson plan to Equestrian Canada standards;
  • Analyze a rider’s performance
  • Develop, improve and enhance your teaching skills, including Lesson Planning
  • Prepare for the Make Ethical Decisions module prior to taking the online evaluation.

Two weekends, January 6 and 13, 2019: 

Sport Manitoba, Winnipeg. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. both days

Sign up here! Early Bird prices apply till December 21, 2018, final registration is January 2, 2109. Email [email protected] if you have questions


Please call 204-925-5718 to discover other coaching opportunities, or to have your name added to our "Coach" mailing list.

Sport Manitoba offers regular multi-sport coaching courses

Go to for current programs.

Useful documents for coaches

Understand your Locker - for Equestrians (coming shortly)

How to renew Respect In Sport and have it record automatically in your Locker

How to renew Criminal Record Check/Child Abuse Registry and have MHC automatically notified

Professional Development Update Form

Professional Development categories

Equestrian Canada PD and Maintenance of Certification. (Please note for for 2019, EC membership requirements for coaches have changed.)


Coach Newsletters

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Contact Us

Manitoba Horse Council Office
145 Pacific Avenue
Winnipeg, MB, R3B 2Z6
Fax: (204) 925-5703

Executive Director, John Savard
Phone: (204) 925-5719
Email: [email protected]

Business Manager, Linda Hazelwood
Phone: (204) 925-5718
Email: [email protected]