C&G Level 1 Diploma in Work Based Horse Care and Riding
Feed and water horses
Tack and equipment
Functional skills in Literacy, Numeracy and IT
Riding and positional work
One week external work placement in industry
GCSEs at Grade 1/2 or F or above. You must have some experience of working with horses and lots of stamina! A genuine interest and enthusiasm for horses is essential and you must be preapred to work outside in all weathers.
Basic riding skills, to include walk, trot and canter.
Please note that the Equine Academy has a riding weight limit of 13 stone 5lbs (85kg) for all riders.
Apprenticeship in Equine
Level 2 Technical Certificate in Equine Care
Further training can lead to employment as:
Livery Yard Assistant
Riding School Assistant
Retail Assistant in an equine equipment shop