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Level 2 Horse Care (Equine) at Newton Rigg College

Course description

A varied programme including academic subjects and lectures, practical horse care tuition, riding instruction and work experience.

Course content

Course Themes:

• Feeding and watering horses • Routine stable duties, horse handling • Horse tack and clothing • Riding on the flat • Health and safety with horses • Work related experience • English and maths • Visits to events such as the Horse of the Year Show and Badminton Horse Trails

Entry requirements

Usually at least 4 GCSEs at grade E or above including Maths and English (with Science desirable). Alternatively a suitable level 1 vocational qualification with English and Maths at Level 1

Financial information

For financial information please contact 01768 893400 or email enquiries@newtonrigg.ac.uk

Future opportunities

Further study:

a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse

Management.

Careers:

practical work within the equine industry such

as: assistant yard manager, grooms at riding schools, livery

yards or competition yards.

Further information

Website:www.newtonrigg.ac.uk
Telephone: 01768 893400
Email: enquiries@newtonrigg.ac.uk

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2015
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