Year 1: Principles of health and safety, Undertake and review work related experience in the land-based industries, Undertake stable yard operations, Equine health, Horse tack and equipment, Biological systems of horses, Prepare horses for presentation, Equine feeding and nutrition, Horse behaviour and welfare, Exercising horses
Year 2: The principles of competition grooming, Working and training horses form the ground, The principles of equitation, Contribite to managing an equine event, The principles of horse fitness, Business management in the land-based sector, Riding horses on the flat, Riding horses over fences, Introduction to equestrian coaching
Yard duties on a rota basis at Manor stables throughout both years
Two weeks external work experience each year
Intermediate/Advanced Apprenticeship in Equine Higher Education Employment in the equine industry
Yard supervisor Retail saddlery management trainee Apprentice saddler/Saddle fitter Country store management trainee Event manager Administrator/Junior management trainee in a range of equestiran related businesses Yard office manager Assistant Yard manager Work rider Trainee coach Equine Welfare Assistant Travelling groom Clinical assistant (veterinary) You may also wish to become self-employed, and undertake roldes usch as a freelance groomor breaking and training yound horses 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.
Dates & Fees
|Start Date||End Date||Start Time||End Time||Mode of Attendance||Days of the Week||No of sessions|
|09-Sep-19||25-Jun-21||9.15 a.m.||4.45 p.m.||Full time||Yr1 Mon, Tues, Thu, Yr 2 Mon, Wed - Fri|
|Total Fee Full Cost||Total Fee 19-23||Total Fee 24+|
Kingston Maurward College Equine Uniform which includes polo shirts, sweatshirts and jackets, which is worn at all times whilst at college. Contribution to study trips BHS exams entry costs, which is optional for those who wish to gain another internationally recognised qualification alongside their vocational studies
Basic stationery - pens, pencils, A4 lever arch files, ruler, eraser and back pack. Riding hat PAS 015 navy or black cover, body protector BS1,hairnets for longer than collar length, schooling whip and jump whip. Navy yard overalls, waterproof trousers and steel toe capped wellington or yard boots. Navy, black or brown jodhpurs or breeches (no leggings or running tights), black or brown long leather riding boots or jodhpur boots and leather gaiters. Suitable navy or black base layers for cold weather.
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