Frequently Asked Questions

New Coaches

How Long Does Accredition Take?


As we have made our pathways direct and streamlined, you can complete your course and b!ecome a fully insured general riding coach in as little as 1 week! If you have the necessary skills to be able to pass the higher levels, you can become a fully qualified medium level coach in as little as 11 days




How much does the whole proccess cost?


We offer learn now pay later options for all customers without any credit checks or financial information. This is symply a payment plan direct debited weekly from your selected account for a 12 month period Courses range from $98 per week for the general riding coach course. Through to $197 per week for mulitple level courses combined - (this is often used for fast track riders to achieve higher qualifactions quier)




Do you have to have coached before?


No! You don't ever have to have been a coach before... If you are confident in walk, trot and canter out in the open, then there is a course for you!




How much paperwork is there for me to do?


Nothing outside the classroom! We do all the confusing parts for you. All exams, forms to be filled out etc, are completed in the course. Nothing to do at home! We sumitt everthing for you. You simply just need to attend the course




What make the RSI courses different?


Our courses have FIVE main points of difference to anything else in Australia. 1. Our fees are inclusive of EVERTHING! We organise the insurance, the educators, the exams, the horses EVERYTHING! All you have to do is come to the course. 2. We give a FULL money back guarantee that you will pass. We work with you until you have the required skills no matter how long it takes or your money back! 3. We have a more comprehensive curriculum then anyother coaching course, focusing on not only how to ride... but how to COACH! Looking at personality styles, learning types etc. We also have a full day on business. How to run a coahing business, keep and find new clients, bookeeping and insurance. 4. We offer a payment plan option for ALL coaches. Meaning you dont have to pay huge amounts of money upfront, preventling you from starting your eduction. You can make money as a coach while you pay off the course. 5. Our STRICT anti bulling policy. No need to be worried about what other people might think, say or do. Our anit bulling policy is enforced and honoured. Any of our students or coaches that have been prooven to be participating in any bully behavour in ANYWAY will be stripped of their accreditiion, given refunds and band from RSI. This is our promise to you, that RSI is ALWAYS a safe place to learn.





Fast Track options

What make the RSI courses different?


Our courses have FIVE main points of difference to anything else in Australia. 1. Our fees are inclusive of EVERTHING! We organise the insurance, the educators, the exams, the horses EVERYTHING! All you have to do is come to the course. 2. We give a FULL money back guarantee that you will pass. We work with you until you have the required skills no matter how long it takes or your money back! 3. We have a more comprehensive curriculum then anyother coaching course, focusing on not only how to ride... but how to COACH! Looking at personality styles, learning types etc. We also have a full day on business. How to run a coahing business, keep and find new clients, bookeeping and insurance. 4. We offer a payment plan option for ALL coaches. Meaning you dont have to pay huge amounts of money upfront, preventling you from starting your eduction. You can make money as a coach while you pay off the course. 5. Our STRICT anti bulling policy. No need to be worried about what other people might think, say or do. Our anit bulling policy is enforced and honoured. Any of our students or coaches that have been prooven to be participating in any bully behavour in ANYWAY will be stripped of their accreditiion, given refunds and band from RSI. This is our promise to you, that RSI is ALWAYS a safe place to learn.




Who can fast track their accreditation?


Coaches with past competition experinace at the level they wish to be accreditied can apply for fast track. Also coaches with qualifications from other organisations may also apply




How quickly can I fast track my accreditation?


In the best case you can fast track with as little as one day in the classroom. Please contact us to discuss your particular needs




Does the fast track cost less money?


No. The fast track only makes a difference to how quickly you can get your accredetation.




How much does the whole proccess cost?


We offer learn now pay later options for all customers without any credit checks or financial information. This is symply a payment plan direct debited weekly from your selected account for a 12 month period Courses range from $98 per week for the general riding coach course. Through to $197 per week for mulitple level courses combined - (this is often used for fast track riders to achieve higher qualifactions quier)




How much paperwork is there for me to do?


Nothing outside the classroom! We do all the confusing parts for you. All exams, forms to be filled out etc, are completed in the course. Nothing to do at home! We sumitt everthing for you. You simply just need to attend the course





Renewal

How often do I need to renew my accreditation?


You will need to renew your accredetation once per year. This is again completed over a payment plan of $19.50 per week. This fee incudes; 1) 1 Full year of insurance 2) 20% discount to use of the RSI facilites 3) 10 question multiple choice refresher assesment (completed via email)




What if I let my accreditation laps?


You are given a 1 year grace period. If you renew again within one year of the end of your last paid accredition you do not need to redo any courses. If you let it laps for longer then one year, you will be required to pay an additonal $300 fee, and have a sit down one on one assesment with one of our coach educators to confirm the retention of your knowledge.