Newfoundland and Labrador Equestrian Association

A Partnership in Training & Certification

The Newfoundland and Labrador Equestrian Association (NEA) is partnering with Equine Guelph to provide its members short, easily-accessible training programs so you can stay up-to-date on the latest information on equine care and welfare. This partnership enables the NEA to offer continuing education and certification opportunities for our members – athletes, coaches, officials, facilities and horse caregivers.

NEA Membership Benefits

Member Discount

NEW! – As an NEA member, you receive a 15% discount on short courses offered on The Horse Portal.

Members will earn certificates of completion from Equine Guelph – the horse owner’s Centre at the University of Guelph.  In addition, Equestrian Canada certified instructors/coaches may apply these certificates towards their professional development credits.

10 Free Courses for NEA Members – ONE TIME OFFER!

Take a free Equine Guelph short online course this fall or winter on The Horse Portal, and join our learning community!  This is a limited opportunity available to the first 10 NEA members to register.


  1. Choose one of the 5 short courses available: Horse Care & Welfare, Sickness Prevention in Horses, Gut Health & Colic Prevention, Horse Behaviour & Safety, or Equine First Aid.
  2. Register using the General Enrollment button (please do not use the Federation Members button)
  3. Enter the following coupon code: HP2018nea
  4. Click Apply Coupon to register for your free course!

* Only one coupon use per person please!  

Lifelong Learning – Your Responsibility

Each day, new scientific knowledge emerges on how to better care for horses. It is everyone’s responsibility to stay current on best health and welfare practices and industry standards.

Whether you work with performance horses or have a backyard pony, these short, flexible courses are for you! So, on behalf of our horses, we invite you to join our online community.

A knowledgeable horse industry is a strong industry.