Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management at Newton Rigg College
A step up from the level 2 diploma, the level 3 course offers the opportunity to investigate a range of more advanced horse management topics both in the classroom and practically on the Equine Yard.
This course includes work experience, animal feeding and
health, horse tack and equipment, riding and exercising horses,
principles of equitation, horse behaviour and welfare, preparing
horses for presentation, anatomy and physiology, riding horses
on the flat; rehabilitation and therapy, business management,
animal biology, riding over fences or working horses on the
ground, horse fitness, equestrian teaching and an investigative
project of your own. Your work is assessed continually
throughout the course: this could be through practical work,
theory, riding and written assignments.
Normally four GCSEs at grade C or above (which should ideally include English, Maths and Science as applicable to the individual course), or an equivalent Level 2 qualification at a suitable grade.
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Higher education qualifications such as
Foundation Degrees in Equine Event Management or Equine
Sports Management and, if you’re successful, then on to a ‘top
up’ BSc Hons degree.
Jobs in the equine industry such as yard manager
roles, with feed suppliers, teaching skills and competition riders.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.