How to Achieve update Points:


Participate in a two day NCAS refresher PCANSW State Instructors school presented by a State Coach               6

Coaching at an affiliated Pony Club. List the total number of days/hours spent coaching. 

Minimum Practical component 15 hours                                                                                                                            6



Act as a Mentor Coach for a coaching applicant for a period of not less than 6 months                                           4

Attend a judges school/course designing/technical delegate course run by PCA or EA                                             4

Obtain or renew First Aid Certificate                                                                                                                                   4

Attend a clinic as a rider or a spectator with an internationally recognised coach or a level 3 EA coach.

(Must spend at least 8 hours watching and participating).                                                                                              4

Examine at Pony club C certificate level or a higher level                                                                                                4

Act as a demonstration rider at an instructors school/judges course                                                                           3

Involvement in State, National or International competitions as a coach                                                                    3

Coaching other than at Pony club on a regular basis. Ie. Riding for the Disabled                                                       2

Write an article in a magazine/newsletter on coaching riding or horse management.   Please Attach                   2

Complete TAFE or other recognised equine course at tertiary institution.  (Supply certificate)                               10

Attend a train the trainer course (TAFE, EA or private provider run)                                                                             4



Instructors School Information
Which Level are you Updating
Bronze/NCAS Preliminary Accreditation 12 Point in a 4 year period. Silver/NCAS Level One Accreditation 24 Points in a 4 year period.
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Click here to Download Evidence of Activity Form



The Update Sheet enables you to keep a record and have verified the updating activities that you attended.

The Update Sheet is also evidence of your experience and on-going education.

When you attend an approved updating activity complete the Update Sheet as shown.

  1. State the date of attendance
  2. Record the activity
  3. Record the location of the activity
  4. Record the number of hours spent doing this activity
  5. Record the number of points achieved by doing this activity
  6. Obtain the signature of the coordinator, presenter /ZCI or club senior instructor.

For further information contact The Pony Club of NSW head office on 02 4229 8977 or send an email to coach@pcansw.org.au   


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