Instructor/Trainer Development Program Committee


To promote the pursuit of excellence in dressage instruction and training.


  1. To provide education from the grassroots to the professional level.
  2. To provide access to online resources and learning modules.
  3. To set instructor certification standards of proficiency.
  4. To provide instructor certification opportunities.
  5. To align the education of dressage participants at every level to the standards and levels of proficiency from Training Level through Grand Prix.


  1. Host FEI workshop and exam.
  2. Host professional development assessment and exam.
  3. Host dressage seminars in all three areas: riding/training, teaching, and lungeing.
  4. Host the 2025 FEI level trainers conference.
  5. Continue review of manuals.
  6. Develop supplemental videos.