Our Instructors

All our instructors have nationally recognised qualifications as RDA coaches:

Louise

Louise

Louise

Centre Manager 

Msc Applied Equine Science, BHS Stage 2, UKCC Level 2, RDAGC, Level 1 Vaulting Coach

Louise started with us at Gaddesden RDA in November 2015. She obtained her Masters degree from the Royal Agricultural College following on from her BSc (Hons) where she obtained a 2:1 in International Equine Business. She has her UKCC Level 2 in Generic Riding and has a real passion for coaching. Before joining Gaddesden Louise worked as Assistant Equine Centre Manager at Moulton College. Although this is Louise's first role within RDA, she has always believed in the therapeutic benefits horses can bring and is passionate about developing her career in this field.

 

Cathy

Cathy

Cathy

Trustee and RDAGI

Christina

Christina

Christina

Regional Coach

RDAGI

UKCC Level 2

Instructors exam RDA Hong Kong,SE Asia Bar

Vaulting Coach Level 2

Margaret

Margaret

Margaret

Trustee 

Group Organiser 

RDAGI 

UKCC Level 2

Julie

Julie

Julie

RDAGI

Jo

Jo

Jo

RDAGC

Hippotherapy CPTRH

Val

Val

Val

RDAGC

Laura

Laura

Laura

 RDAGC

Alison

Alison

Alison

RDAGC


Qualification Explained

RDAGI means RDA Group Instructor, a qualification(s) awarded by the UK RDA National body. UKCC means UK Coaching Certificate. This is a qualification in disabled riding conferred by Equestrian Qualifications GB in partnership with the British Equestrian Federation and Sports Coach UK, Britain's central agency for coaching. All instructors also have appropriate First Aid qualifications and regularly attend refresher courses.