L2 Diploma in Work-based Horse Care
Level 2 Diploma in work-based Horse Care
Level 2 Award in the environment and land-based sector OR BHS Stage 2 Care only
Learn theory and practical skills
English and maths skills will be developed based on your diagnostic assessment and the requirement of the apprenticeship.
Duties you could be expected to carry out include:
General daily yard duties
Caring for horses as directed by the employer and to meet the Standards of the qualification.
Clean and maintain stable and yard
Provide feed and water to horses
Carry out routine care and monitor the health and wellbeing of horses
Depending upon apprenticeship route (ride or non-ride), exercise horses
Monitoring and maintaining Health, Safety and security of the workplace
Maintain and develop personal performance
Establish and maintain effective working relationships.
No formal requirements but you will be required to take an English and maths assessment and find suitable, relevant employment. You should be keen to learn new skills, have an enthusiasm for the subject, a good level of general fitness and the ability to work flexible hours. Mature students will be considered based on previous experience.
Advanced Apprenticeship in Equine
Employment in the Equine Industry