Andrew Stennett BHSM Cert Ed FE Equestrian Coach and Consultant.

The journey so far…

Andrew Stennett is a registered instructor, NVQ/UKCC Assessor & Verifier. He is a Qualified Teacher of further Education specialising in Equestrian Learning and Development. He has trained with many leading coaches and developed many professional coaches for the equine industry.. He is currently training on The British Equestrian Federation Elite Coach Programme

In 1991 he founded Grove House Stables Equestrian Centre with one horse and his old Show jumping pony. Today the centre has grown to over 30 horses and ponies, full indoor and outdoor facilities providing excellent training opportunities for career and leisure. He is available to coach a wide range of riders from novice to advance level with and without their own horses. Andrew specialises in giving confidence and inspiration to riders young and old so they can reach heir riding goals.

Andrew has recently been working on a range of projects to increase Equestrian participation and to secure the long term success of the riding school industry through his role of Head Of Education for The Association Of British Riding Schools.

Christopher Pugsley BHSAI

Chris joined the team at Grove House Stables in November 2007. Chris is one of our Senior Instructors and holds his BHS AI qualification. Chris has a wealth of experience and is dedicated to providing an excellent equestrian experience.

Laura Allen PTT

Laura joined the team at Grove House Stables in November 2008. Laura is one of our Senior Instructors and holds her BHS PTT qualification.

Bethany Severn

Beth joined the team at Grove House Stable in March 2015. Beth had previously worked at a competition yard but desperately wanting to develop her teaching and coaching skills. While working at Grove House Stables Beth has achieved her work based diploma level 2 in Horsecare and Riding and her UKCC Level 2. Beth is now working towards her level 3 diploma in Horsecare and Riding.

Jessica Oades

Jess joined the team at Grove House Stables in August 2010 as an apprentice admin assistant. She has now achieved her NVQ Level 2 in Customer Care and Work Based Diploma Level 2 in Horsecare. Jess is Office Manager and is currently working towards her work based diploma Level 3 in Customer Care.

Danielle Shipman

Danielle joined the team at Grove House Stables in December 2016. Danielle works both on the yard and in the office. Danielle is currently working towards her Work Based Diploma Level 2 in Customer Service.

Lucie Lord

Lucie joined the team at Grove House Stables in February 2017.  Lucie is currently working towards her Work Based Diploma Level 2 in Horsecare.

Visiting Coaches

Sam Bailey – BHSAI

Sue Snell – BHSAI

Cherry Elvin – BHSI

Sarah Simpson – BHSI and Chief Examiner for BHS