Wednesday October 17, 2018
Tests and Achievement Badges

Achievement Badges

These are awarded to Members who attend stable management rallies and/or have studied a topic in detail on an element of pony care or the environment. There are equine and non-equine badges available. The circular fabric badges are designed for sewing onto your Branch sweatshirt. On gaining 21 achievement badges, a gold badge and certificate can be awarded.

Mini Achievement Badges

These are aimed at the younger Members. They are designed to give a basic grounding in the main topics of equestrianism and the countryside. On gaining 14 mini achievement badges, a mini gold badge and certificate can be awarded.

Efficiency Tests

These are intended to assess riding and horse and pony care. There are a number of tests ranging in difficulty from E test (which is the easiest) to A test (the most difficult) The E and B+ test are optional but all other tests must be taken in sequence.


For further information please contact Rachel Bailey on or call 07930483318

Recent activities

Well done to our C+ candidates who all passed the horse and pony care element of their test this summer, and special congratulations to Abi, Archie and Eliza who also passed the riding element too and picked up their pink felts.

Congratulations too to Pippa Greenwood, who has recently passed her AH test.