Level 1 Diploma in Work-Based Horse Care (Foundation)


1. Qualification details

Qualification name Diploma in Work-based Horse Care
Qualification level Level 1
Awarding organisation City & Guilds of London Institute
Course webpage http://www.reaseheath.ac.uk
Course type Full time
Course start date 07 September 2020
Additional price description Dependent on age - see Reaseheath College website www.reaseheath.ac.uk for further information.
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours
Support facilities As a student at Burrow’s Lane, you’ll develop the knowledge, confidence and personal skills required to become a well-rounded professional in the equestrian industry. You’ll be taught by a team of dedicated and highly motivated staff who have plenty of industry experience and feel passionate about developing students who are industry ready. The centre offers a range of quality training facilities, on-site shows, a good selection of horses, and regular contact with industry professionals. You’ll also get plenty of relevant industry experience, with work-based visits and career days to enhance your employability skills. Training facilities: 2 arenas, including a 60m x 40m Charles Britton arena A purpose-built rehabilitation centre with solarium and treatment room Working hunter, cross country and show jumping courses A fully equipped classroom

2. Course description

This course introduces you to the basics of horse care. It is a great stepping stone for people who are keen to work with horses, but don not have previous experience. Our expert staff will help you learn skills in handling horses, grooming and general horse care. There will also be opportunities learn about stable management, go on offsite trips and take part in riding lessons.

3. Entry requirements

Some GCSEs at grades 2/1. If you think your grades will be below 2/1, we advise you to apply for the Entry Level Programme.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Not available

6. Venue

Name Reaseheath College - Burrows Lane
Address BURROWS LANE FARM
BURROWS LANE, ECCLESTON LANE ENDS
L34 6JQ
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Email enquiries@reaseheath.ac.uk
Phone 0151 430 0046
Website https://www.reaseheath.ac.uk/further-education/courses/equine/#outreach

7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
No other date or venue available