Para Dressage - Education System

About Education System in Para Dressage

This section provides an overview of the structure of education for Para Dressage.

The documents outline the possible pathways available to international officials within the FEI. They explain the various levels of education and corresponding requirements for courses, seminars and promotion.

The following information can also be found:

  • Course/Seminar structures
  • Examination and marking criteria
  • Criteria to remain listed

The document also clarifies the transition from any national education system to the international level of the FEI. National Federations with existing national education systems are welcome to discuss the harmonisation of their systems with the systems of the FEI.

For guidelines and forms regarding Sit-Ins and Shadow Judging, please see below.


FEI Education System for FEI Para Dressage Judges (under development)

The Rules can be found in the menu Regulations & Para Dressage

Education System for FEI Stewards (12 December 2012) 

Education System for FEI Para Dressage Classifiers (22 September 2015)

Assessment Form for Sit-in
Assessment Form for Shadow-Judging

Guidelines for Sit-In
Guidelines for Shadow-Judging