Join ARIA or Renew Your Membership


Please Note:  If you are an ARIA Certified Instructor, please go to the RENEW YOUR CERTIFICATION PAGE to renew.  Your membership is included in your certification annual dues, as well as your listing in the Directory of Certified Instructors.

ARIA membership is open to anyone who would like to be a part of the nation’s association for riding instructors, and wants to receive Riding Instructor magazine.  (Instructors who are certified by ARIA receive this membership as part of their annual dues.)   Dues are $35. for one year or $75. for 3 years.  Please indicate which you prefer in the bottom box below.

*Please put any notes or “Life Membership” ($1,000.) in the box at the bottom of this form.  Thank you.

Use our online application below to conveniently and securely join ARIA or renew your existing membership. Simply complete the form below and click the Submit button… that’s it!  

If you prefer to mail or fax your application, please download this printable membership form (Adobe Acrobat PDF format).

Please note that ARIA membership is available in one individual’s name only. Farm/stable/group memberships are not offered.

Membership Benefits:

  • Riding Instructor magazine – the trade publication of the industry. Great articles to support and help coaches and trainers! Published quarterly.
  • Insurance Discounts! Through top companies such as Markel, Hallmark and Blue Bridle. Save hundreds – or even thousands – of dollars on your insurance.
  • FREE classified ads in ARIA’s monthly E‑NEWS! Just one ad is worth the price of membership alone, and you may run an ad every month.
  • ARIA membership card to carry in your wallet.
  • ARIA logo decal for your car window.