Learn & Train to Compete – Levels 3 & 4 (Pre Academy) (Ages 12-18) Own/Lease Your Own Horse Level 3 Horsemanship Skills in the Passport to Excellence and LTED Program (Ages 12-18) This is Levels 3 and 4 in the ARTE program and Phase 3 in the LTED Program. Description: The Learn & Train to Compete levels are for riders who have successfully displayed the Level 2 Horsemanship Skills as set out in the Passport to Excellence, and are ready to move on to the next level. The Learn & Train to Compete program focuses on consolidating and refining basic equestrian skills and stabilizing variants of basic skills and new skills. For those who choose to compete this level introduces the competitive experience, setting competition goals, managing school with riding, creating a team work mindset, and a solid training habit. This level focuses on increased relationships with coaches and horses and begins to introduce the rider to the horse industry.