Equine Management, Technical Diploma Level 3
- September 2022, Full Time
This course has been designed by employers to deliver the most up-to-date and relevant skills. Combining theory with practical skills, you will explore health and wellbeing, horse behaviours and welfare, biology, grooming and more. You will also undertake real life work experience to provide you with an insight into the industry and a solid foundation to proceed in your equine career.
Why Our College?
The UK equine industry is worth £7bn and is particularly strong in the East of England, which has a global reputation for horse breeding.
Gain industry experience
Our college has strong links with the industry, ensuring high quality work experience opportunities at livery stables breeders, trainers and equine charities.
Our Equestrian Centre contains an outstanding range of facilities, is a highly commended British Horse Society approved yard and hosts a wide variety of dressage competitions and events throughout the year.
You will need to achieve four GCSE's at Grades 9-4 (A-C) including English, maths and science or a relevant Level 2 at Merit with English and maths at Grade 4/C or higher if you wish to undertake this course.
Successful completion of this course at Merit will allow you to progress on to the Extended Diploma, 1 year duration.
You may then wish to progress onto study at Higher Education, gain an apprenticeship or seek employment.
Yard Manager, Competition groom, Event supervisor, Retail saddlery assistant, Apprentice saddle fitter, Country store retail assistant, Stud Hand. Freelance groom/rider
If you are a UK or home fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 and over please contact the Advice Shop