Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package meet competency requirements for a Horse Riding Instructor – Senior and will be utilised as the basis for the registration requirements of programs like the National Outdoor Leader Registration Scheme (NOLRS).


Those wishing to gain employment as a senior horse riding instructor.


The Horse Riding Instructor - Senior consists of:


Unit code

Unit title

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic AHCHBR201A

Monitor horse health and welfare

add topic AHCHBR203A

Provide daily care for horses

add topic AHCHBR304A

Educate, ride and care for horses and equipment

add topic AHCLSK207A

Load and unload livestock

add topic AHCLSK301A

Administer medication to animals

add topic AHCLSK309A

Implement animal health control programs

add topic SISOEQO201A

Handle horses

add topic SISOEQO202A

Demonstrate basic horse riding skills

add topic SISOEQO303A

Conduct horse riding sessions in an arena

add topic SISOEQO304A

Apply first aid for horses

add topic SISOEQO317

Supervise horse handling

add topic SISOEQO414A

Instruct horse riding and handling skills

add topic SISOEQO418

Apply anatomy and physiology to equine performance

add topic SISOODR302A

Plan outdoor recreation activities

add topic SISOODR303A

Guide outdoor recreation sessions

add topic SISOOPS201A

Minimise environmental impact

add topic SISSEQS303A

Teach the fundamental skill of riding

add topic SISXCCS201A

Provide customer service

add topic SISXEMR201A

Respond to emergency situations

add topic SISXOHS101A

Follow occupational health and safety policies

add topic SISXRSK301A

Undertake risk analysis of activities


These units provide a credit towards SIS30413 Certificate III in Outdoor Recreation and SIS40313 Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation.