If you would like to work in the equine industry, this course will enable you to start that journey.
This course starts in September
Level 2 Diploma
Overview & Modules
You will gain a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical hands on learning along with valuable horsemanship skills on the College’s vocational yard.
With both a ‘ride’ option and a ‘non-ride’ alternative, the course caters for all elements of stable management skills. Weekend duties and one day per week working on the stable yards is an integral part of this course.
How will I be assessed?
Assessments will be practically focused with some additional written assessments.
2 GCSEs at Grade D
For the ride option – you will need to demonstrate at interview that you can ride a horse in a balanced and controlled way in walk, trot and canter
Continue your studies
This qualification can help you progress in a wide range of horse care roles including groom, assistant yard supervisor or work in ancillary equine businesses.
Alternatively, progress to a Level 2 Equine Technical qualification or Level 3 Equine apprenticeship.
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