Examiner Certification

Examiners administer skills test for each Horsemanship Advancement Level. 

Level I & II Certification

Level I and II examiners must complete the Nebraska Advancement Level Youth Leader Certification Course in order to facilitate Level I or II Skills Tests. Once the course is completed and passed, examiners will be added to the Level I/II Examiner List which is made available to county Extension offices. To complete the online certification course, please follow the instructions below:

  1. Visit campus.extension.org.
  2. Conduct a site search for "Nebraska Advancement Level Youth Leader Certification."
  3. To begin the course you will need to create a new account.
  4. After watching all the videos and completing all the quizzes you will receive a course completion certificate.

Level III & IV Certification

Level III and IV examiners need to complete the Level III and IV Examiner Application and submit to:

Lena Luck
C204 Animal Science Complex
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68583-0908.

Volunteer Screening

All examiners regardless of the level of certification must complete the Nebraska 4-H Volunteer Screening Process. To begin this process, please contact your local Extension office.

For questions about this program or the information on this page, please contact:

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COORDINATOR: Lena Luck
EMAIL: lena.luck@unl.edu
PHONE: 402-472-9098