Course details

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Qualification name Extended Certificate in Horse Care
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation City & Guilds of London Institute
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 6th September 2021
Cost £0.00
Cost description Dependent on age - see Reaseheath College website for further information.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Who this course is for

This course is designed to introduce you to the many career options within the equestrian industry. You will develop the knowledge and practical skills you’ll need to work within the industry. You will work with horses in a safe environment, complete work experience and enjoy study trips – great preparation for your next steps in study or employment.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades 3/D Foundation Level 1 in Horse Care at Merit or above

What you'll learn

Health and Safety Equine Health and Welfare Working in Equine Industry Horse Tack and Equipment Routine Stable Duties Feeding and Watering Horses Horse Handling and Grooming Introduction to Lunging Equine Anatomy and Physiology Work Placement (150 hours) Functional Skills or GCSE in English and Maths depending on previous qualifications

What you'll need to bring

Please note: acceptance onto riding units is subject to assessment and maximum weight limit based on scale.

What you can do next

Groom Riding schools and livery yards Competition yards – eventing, show jumping, dressage, showing Racing industry

Venue for this course

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Name Reaseheath College - Croft End
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Phone 0161 624 2849

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