Coaching course dates

Below are the scheduled dates for the Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) Coaching Programme for 2017/2018

Introduction to Coaching

25th July 2017 – Clare Equestrian, Gorteen, Ennis, Co. Clare
12th September 2017 – Claremorris, Galway Road, Claremorris, Co. Mayo
7th November 2017 – Grennan College, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny
12th February 2018 – Monk’s Field Equestrian, Killeek, Co. Dublin

Level 1 Apprentice Coach course

Days 1 & 2 – 8th & 9th May 2017, Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow (course full)
Days 3 & 4 – 29th & 30th August 2017, Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow (course full)

Days 1 & 2 – 5th & 6th September 2017, Ennis Showgrounds, Ennis, Co. Clare
Days 3 & 4 – 5th & 6th December 2017, Ennis Showgrounds, Ennis, Co. Clare

Days 1 & 2 – 17th & 18th October 2017, Portmore EC, 1 Georges Island Road, Aghalee, Lurgan, BT67 0DW
Days 3 & 4 – 20th & 21st February 2018, Portmore EC, 1 Georges Island Road, Aghalee, Lurgan, BT67 0DW

Days 1 & 2 – 26th & 27th February 2018, Kilronan EC, Swords, Co. Dublin
Days 3 & 4 – 28th & 29th May 2018, Kilronan EC, Swords, Co. Dublin

Cross Country / Eventing Coach Course 

22nd August 2017 – Ballindenisk, Watergrasshill, Co. Cork
3rd October 2017 – Dukes Stables, Manse Road, Portadown, BT63 5NW
10th October 2017 – Grange Farm, Garadice, Kilcock, Co. Meath
6th March 2018 – Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow

Level 2 2018

Days 1, 2 & 3 – 19th, 20th & 21st March 2018,  Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow
Further dates to be announced. 

Level 3 National Coach

(Dressage, Show Jumping and Eventing) 
Day 1 – 18th November 2015 – Cavan Equestrian Centre, Latt, Co. Cavan
Days 2 & 3 – 19th & 20th November 2015 – Sport HQ, National Sports Campus, Abbotstown, Dublin 15
Day 4 – 29th February 2016 – Sport HQ, National Sports Campus, Abbotstown, Dublin 15
Day 5 – 1st March 2016 – Cavan Equestrian Centre, Latt, Co. Cavan

Dressage
Day 6 – 28th July 2016 – Hickstead CDI3*
Day 7 – 4th August 2016 – Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow
Day 8 – 24th & 25th October 2016 – Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow
Final Assessment – 24th & 25th January 2017, Hartpury College, Gloucester, UK

Show Jumping 
Day 6 – 4th April 2016 – Ravensdale Equestrian Centre, Dundalk, Co. Louth
Day 7 – 4th August 2016 – Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow
Day 8 – 11th & 12th November 2016 – Cavan Equestrian Centre CSI 1*
Final Assessment – please contact HSI offices

Eventing 
Day 6 – 2nd June 2016 – Tattersalls International Horse Trials, Ratoath, Co. Meath
Day 7 – 5th August 2016 – Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow
Day 8 – 15th & 16th May 2017 – Spruce Lodge Training Facility, Redcross, Co. Wicklow
Final Assessment – 3rd June 2017 – Tattersalls International Horse Trials, Co. Meath

Please contact Catherine Farrell at Horse Sport Ireland offices for further details on any course within the HSI Coaching Programme
Email cfarrell@horsesportireland.ie
Tel +353 (0)45-854512.

Please note that all courses will run subject to sufficient numbers. Dates and venues are subject to change at the discretion of Horse Sport Ireland

HSI reserves the right to modify, alter or add to accreditation requirements in accordance with updates to HSI Coaching Programmes.