Level 1 Diploma in Racehorse Care at Northern Racing College
18 week Residential Foundation Course where you gain your Level 1 Diploma in Work Based Racehorse Care. This comprises of 12 weeks residential at the college followed by a 6 week work experience with a racehorse trainer. Following this you will then go to work for a racehorse trainer on an Intermediate Apprentice where you will do your Level 2 Diploma in Work Based Racehorse Care. No academic qualifications or previous equine experience are needed.
You will learn all general stable duties, grooming, feeding, taking up, general care of horses, riding racehorses and riding lessons on the horse simulators.
No qualifications or previous experience with horses required.
You will need to have a genuine interest to work with racehorses and enjoy working outdoors and keep yourself fit.
The course costs £350 towards food and accommodation for the 12 weeks at college - you can apply for a bursary
Travelling Racing Groom
Head Racing Groom
Travelling Head Groom
Courses start every 6 weeks. For further information visit our website at www.northernracingcollege.co.uk
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application or you can apply directly online at http://eassessor.northernracingcollege.co.uk/eApply/
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Northern Racing College directly.