C&G Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management
During the first year of this course you will complete the units for the Level 3 90 Credit Diploma.
Year 2 units include:
- Undertake and review work related experience in the land-based industries/ Understand the principles of animal anatomy and physiology/ Prepare and care for competition horses/ Understand the principles of horse rehabilitation and therapy/ Business management in the land based sector/ Undertake equestrian teaching/Contribute to managing an equine event/ Riding horses on the flat/ Riding horses over fences/ Training towards BHS exams (exam fees not included).
You will also get the opportunity to take part in a study tour and organise your own show.
4 GCSEs at Grade C or above including maths, English and science OR a Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care at Distinction level.
A determination to succeed together with the ability to ride towards BHS Stage 1 level or Pony Club C+ standard.
The Equine Academy has a weight limit of 85kg (13 stones 5llbs) for all riders. A non-riding option is available.
- Equine Apprenticeships
- Higher Education
A responsible and challenging career in the equine industry in the UK or abroad, progression to university or, with further training, a variety of therapeutic careers are attainable. Yard Supervisor/ Mounted Armed Forces/ Racing Industry/Animal Physiotherapist/ Animal Technician/Applied Animal Behaviourist/Horse Riding Instructor/Horse Trainer