DIY Intro To WE Course Design and Riding Strategy 2021

The DIY Path to Understanding Working Equitation Course Riding! Includes all the WE lessons from the Course Design & Rider Strategy Camps

Your DIY Path to Understanding WE Obstacle Course Riding and Design

Are you 100% confident you understand the very important details, and rules,
of Working Equitation Obstacle Trials?

With 12 WE specific lessons and 8 quizzes (based on North American rules),



 I feel that I have a better perspective on what the judge is looking for and  how to strategize routes to best show off you and your horses abilities.
Christy Reich


Made me really get into the rule book, digest it, know it and apply it in a practical way.
Stella French
Competitor & Coach


Submit a bonus 'Ride', on a course map built to scale, and get valuable feedback for your level. Train your eye as to the options available.
What works, and what doesn't.


After numerous past students saying "Everyone needs to take this course, at least the first part",
I decided to listen and offer a DIY Path to Understanding WE Obstacle Course design and riding.

There are 3 learning pathways available in this series.

They all start here and the first one is available 'Right Now'! For only $27

Rider Strategy Camp contains the same lessons and quizzes.

Plus once or twice a year I offer it with full support. You draw your chosen lines of travel on maps at your preferred level and receive feedback on what worked, and alternatives to consider.

When you  purchase the DIY version to get started now on the theory, you will get notified when Rider Strategy and Course Design Camps are being held.
Or sign up here to join the waitlist.


This DIY edition of the program contains all the Working Equitation course riding and designing lessons and quizzes for the whole program.

Plus you can draw your proposed line of travel on a course map (choices provided) and receive feedback to test the practical application of your knowledge and get you thinking more about the rules and alternatives for your level.

No need to upgrade to gain valuable insights but the upgrades give you more practical experience.

Course Design Camp contains the same lessons and quizzes.

 Plus once or twice a year I offer it with full support
Design maps for different levels. With all files and instructions needed to build the maps with software or by hand.
And receive feedback on what works based on the different levels, and alternatives to make it a better course both for training and for the Judges to classify the riders.

Trish Hyatt 

International Coach and Clinician
National and International Top 10 Competitor
Technical Delegate and Judge of Working Equitation

Trish Hyatt puts her many skills to use introducing the international discipline of Working Equitation to riders eager to improve their partnership with their horse, with a focus on fun, classical horsemanship and use of the horse for practical work or as cross-training for other disciplines.

Trish's superpower is the ability to give you and your horse what you need in a way that you understand so each horse and rider makes progress and knows what they need to work on.

Trish has pulled together information and technology in a way that makes it incredibly useful for show managers, riders, trainers, judges, etc.

Christy Reich El Campeon Farms Thousand Oaks, California

As a WE competitor and licensed official candidate, I found Trish Hyatt’s 'Course Design Camp' to be amazingly beneficial and fun!

Eleanor Thomas, Round Lake, Illinois

Whether your new to the sport, a seasoned active  competitor or a licensed official, Trish Hyatt's online 'Course Design Camp' offers valuable tips that will help you feel  confident designing, setting up or riding Working Equitation courses.

The program helps participants understand the technical  challenges for obstacles chosen, ensuring balanced and challenging lines are mapped for the various performance levels.

Kris Blacklock, Wisconsin