Want to find a horseback riding instructor or stable? Want to find a great place to take horseback riding lessons or go on trail rides? Then you have found the right website! Want to find out how to become a certified riding instructor or how to get your equine facility accredited? Want to purchase horseback riding educational manuals? Then please visit www.CHA-ahse.org!
Purpose of the Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA):
To promote excellence in safety and education internationally for the benefit of the horse industry.
Please click here (www.cha-ahse.org) for more information about CHA Programs.
CHA Certification Programs:
- Standard Instructor Certification Program - English/Western
- Trail Guide
- Combined Instructor and Trail Guide
- Instructors of Riders with Disabilities
- Driving Instructor and Certified Driver
- Seasonal Equestrian Staff
- Equine Facility Manager
- Vaulting Coach
- Equine Facility Site Accreditation
- Seasonal Equestrian Staff Certification
- College & University Certification Clinics
Using the Directory:
- Use Search Directory to search the database by any word - eg. an instructor or facility's name.
- Searching begins once you have typed the first 3 letters of your word or phrase.
- Continue to type your complete word or phrase to narrow the search results.
- Use Advanced Search to do a more specific search by city, state, or other criterion.
- Use "Clinic Instructor" or "Assistant Clinic Instructor" (without Quotes) in the Standard, Trail, IRD, EFM, or Vaulting Certification level boxes to find Clinic Staff.
- Use 1, 2, 3, or 4 in the Standard, Trail, IRD, EFM, or Vaulting Certification level boxes to find instructors and seasonal staff at levels 1 - 4.
- Use "yes" (without Quotes) to search for Approved or Accredited Host Sites, or an Accredited Site Visitor.