Monday November 28, 2022
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Coach Training CPDs

Continuous Professional Development

The Pony Club requires that, in order to remain on our register of coaches and teach at any Pony Club event, all coaches undertake development training at least once every 2 years.  These courses below are organised within the area and all will count as a CPD refresher.

Approved Online CPD training is now taking place. 

Pony Club Approved Book

Krissy Spiller, one of the trainers for the CPD ‘Course Building for Coaches’ has produced a book. Called ‘Course Designing: creating  quality courses’, it is available on Krissy’s website:

Online CPD Course: ‘Autism, Sport and Physical Activity’:

This course is run by the National Autistic Society for sports coaches. It has been approved as a CPD for Pony Club coaches and by the BHS for APCs (1 CPD Point). To access you need to go on the link and buy the course from the NAS. :

Please send your CPD certificate to your Branch or Centre so the Pelham Database can be updated. Please also send your certificate to me, Abby Bernard : I would like to have a list of coaches with this certificate.

Monday 5th December 6.30pm-8.30pm £20Course Building for Coaches: Designing courses, coaching students to understand how to walk and ride courses, related distances and doubles. (BHS Approved for 2 hrs CPD)OnlineBooking Link
Monday 19th December 6.30pm-7.30pm £10Understanding Disability and Reasonable AdjustmentOnlineBooking link
Monday 23rd January6.30pm-7.30pm £10Understanding Disability and Reasonable AdjustmentOnlineBooking Link
Tuesday 7th February 6.30pm-7.30pm £10Understanding Disability and Reasonable AdjustmentOnlineBooking Link
Wednesday 15th February 2023Successful Coaching for the higher tests: B+ Test. BHS 4 pointsHadlow College, TonbridgeBooking Link