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Address Easton College, Bawburgh Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR9 5DU

01603 731200

Equine Care, Technical Certificate Level 2

  • 2

    Level
    Level 2

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2022

  • Venue
    Easton College

  • Course Code
    A0466

Start Date

  • September 2022, Full Time

Summary

This course has been designed by employers to deliver up-to-date practical and technical skills. You'll explore a range of relevant skills and subject areas, including animal health and welfare, animal nutrition, stable duties, horse riding, biology, horse tack and more. You will practise this knowledge is a real life work experience setting, typically at a livery yard, stud or competition yard.

Why Our College?

£7bn

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.

State-of-the-art facilities

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.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of four GCSE's at Grade 1 or above including English and Science at Grade 3 or above or a Level 1 qualification at Merit or above plus English, Maths , Science at Grade 3 or above or equivalent.

Progression

Upon successful completion at Merit, you can progress to Level 3 Diploma in Equine Management. You may also seek an apprenticeship or employment.

Career Progression

Yard Groom, Trekking Assistant, Stud hand

Fees

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

Why Our College?

£7bn

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.

State-of-the-art facilities

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.

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