We provide a wide range of learning opportunities, both in group and through NZ Riding for the Disabled.
- Online Induction Modules / Online New Volunteer Welcome
- Webinars on specific topics
- Online forums for Coaches and Committee members
- Regional Training Days
New Volunteer Welcome
Once you have signed up become a volunteer, you can follow the New Volunteer Welcome journey on your phone, laptop, or tablet.
You can download the learning pathway here. (Gated Download).
You may wish to become a Coach. You can gain qualifications as an Assistant RDA Coach or an RDA Coach.
Committee and other roles
You may wish to serve on the committee, to carry out maintenance, to help with fundraising, or to do horse care.
SCL Team – Support, certification and learning Team
The NZRDA National Office provides training and support for our network of RDA Groups. The Manager – Operations, Manager – Programmes and the SCL Team oversee all training. We offer a comprehensive programme of standards, learning, certification and support to ensure a consistent level of service is provided along with the highest level of health and safety.
The team compromises both paid staff and volunteers reporting to the Manager – Operations and Manager – Programmes jointly. Their responsibilities include:
- Operational Certificate Reviews
- Coach training
- Therapy support
- Volunteer training
- Governance and general training and support
To find out more about the training we offer, check out the qualifications page or email firstname.lastname@example.org