Efficiency Tests (E to A)

The Pony Club Training structure encourages Members to take tests which enables them to learn progressively about horse and pony care and riding. The tests are taken at recommended ages and are designed with certain objectives in mind.  You can download the Test training system to see what order they should be taken in.
Download the Pony Club Training System

Nomination forms for the the B Test and upwards can be found here

Direct Entry / Exemptions

The Pony Club is delighted to announce that a number of their Tests will now be recognised as suitable for direct entry to British Horse Society (BHS) and British Showjumping (BS) examinations, and those holding specified BHS and BS qualifications will be able to take Pony Club Tests at the level relevant to their experience.
BHS Exams
BHS - The Pony Club exams direct entry details
The Pony Club - BHS qualifications

British Showjumping Five Star Performance Awards
The Pony Club Tests & BS 5 Star Awards direct entry details
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British Dressage - BYRDS

Pony Club members who have completed the C test or above are not required to complete the BYRDS Competitors Certificate.

The Scales of Training

Each of the Scales of Training acts as foundation or prerequisite for the next, so when the first scale is in place the horse is ready to begin working on the next.  These scales help to make training more logical and can help horse and rider improve as a partnership.
Download the Scales of Training

The Pony Club Efficiency Tests



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