BTEC Diploma in Horse Care Level 2

1. Qualification details

Qualification name Diploma in Horse Care
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Course type Full time
Course start date 07 September 2020
Additional price description For information on prices please call 01484 437070 or e.mail:
Funding information Advanced Learner Loans available
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

You will study a mixture of theory at college and practical work at the stables, including riding on the flat and jumping, and learning about general horse care. You will gain lots of experience working and dealing with horses. Subjects covered include: . Work.related experience, . Feeding and watering horses, . Routine stable duties, . Horse handling, . Horse grooming, . Trimming and plaiting, . Principles of horse behaviour, . Riding horses on the flat, . English and maths. Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre boasts very good facilities and a wide variety of horses to ride and work with, including an outdoor arena, indoor school and course. The centre is situated on the outskirts of Glossop in Derbyshire, with an impressive span of modern buildings catering for over 150 horses at any one time. The course involves a work placement, either in a local yard or anywhere in the UK. If you are prepared to move, you stand a much better chance of going to a big, professional yard which specialises in your interests.

3. Entry requirements

. A minimum of four GCSEs grade D or above including English language, and maths grade E or above, or . A level 1 qualification at pass or merit grade, English at level 1 and maths at entry level 3. You will need to attend an interview and have some exper

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

With assignments and practical assessments.

6. Venue

Name Taylor Hill Centre
Address Close Hill Lane
Taylor Hill
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7. Other dates and venues

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