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Confident Equestrians

Fi is a specialist and unique Accredited Professional Coach, her talent is helping riders to gain the confidence to enjoy their horses and achieve their goals.

Professional Qualifications

A freelance Coach for forty years and with ten equine coaching and teaching qualifications she has a wealth of practical and theoretical experience to support her riders.


Personal Approach

Whether you are six or sixty, able bodied or disabled she has the experience and qualifications to give you the riding tools you need to succeed. Each horse and rider are totally individual and training needs be tailored to this, Fi is there to support and reassure all her clients with advice on all aspects of riding, horse ownership and care.

Accessible Fun Sessions

A Wireless Horse Instruction System is used for up to two riders by connecting them via an earpiece to the coach, this means riders can hear easily regardless of noise or distance. Poles, cones, games, and grids, are all used in a variety of exercises at Fi’s coaching sessions. These produce happy, supple, balanced and coordinated horses and riders able to do dressage, jump, hack and have fun.

Meet Fi

British Horse Society Stage 5 Coach

Fi is an Accredited British Horse Society Stage 5 Coach, an Advanced Riding for the Disabled Coach, and has a high level of equine and teaching expertise. She is one of a handful of coaches to hold two Level 3 UKCC certificates, which have given her a fantastic grounding in coaching skills. Fi also gained an International qualification in Rider Biomechanics in America, and for all these reasons she has a unique set of skills and qualifications.

Fi Dent - Confident Equestrians


Fi travels to both private and commercial yards in Kent, Surrey and Sussex and is based in Edenbridge.


To be an Accredited Professional Coach the British Horse Society requires insurance, DBS Checking, Safeguarding, First Aid and Continued CPD.

So you know you are in safe hands!

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