NSEF administers the Equestrian Canada National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) within the province of Nova Scotia.

Parents and Athletes can access information on getting started in the sport of Equestrian, choosing a certified coach, completing Learn to Ride Program Levels/P'tit Trot Program, and Long Term Athlete Development.

Coaches can access information on Athlete Development Programs, Long Term Athlete Development, Updating Requirements, and changes to the coach programs.

Coaching candidates can access information on the current coaching programs, the steps involved in becoming a certified Coach/Instructor, and other information which will aid them in becoming NCCP Certified.

Information for coaches, coaching candidates, athletes, parents and other individuals involved or interested in the sport of equestrian is found under the Coaching tab on this website or by following these links:

Coach Certification

Certification Process

Maintaining Certification

Coach Developers/Facilitators

High School Credit Program

Resources for Coaches and Candidates

Find an Instructor/Coach Event

Find a Certified Instructor/Coach