Horse Care BTEC Level 2 at Bishop Burton College
This programme has been developed for ambitious people wishing to pursue a career within the equine industry. The Level 2 Diploma provides students with an excellent opportunity to develop a sound knowledge and understanding in horse care and or riding through a mix of practical, classroom and work-based study. This course allows for some flexibility in the units taken. Some units that may be taken dependent on the interest of the individual are below.
- Feeding and watering horses
- Routine stable duties
- Riding on the flat and over fences
- Principles of horse biology
- Horse grooming, trimming and plaiting
- Lunging horses
- Horse tack and clothing
- Work experience and employability skills
- English and Maths, as required.
Four GCSEs at grade D or 3 or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths. Equivalent qualifications may also be considered. If the individual wants to do the riding units they will be asked to submit a video of their riding ability.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Burton College directly.