The Level 2 Work Based Diploma in Horse Care is an introduction into the horse industry for those who was a professional career with emphasis on the practical abilities.
This course runs at Bicton College as well as our outreach yard – Hyperion Stud. Please see their website for more information http://www.dwdwhat.com/Hyperion
Please read the following riding hat guidelines when applying for this course –
You have a keen interest in the equine industry and wish to progress into a horse related job role.
4 GCSE's at grade D or above in Maths, English and Science.
To be able to ride in walk, trot and canter, possibly having done some jumping and to have had regular contact with horses.
- Riding hat
- Riding boots
- Yard boots e.g. wellies
- Wet weather gear
- Body protector needed for jumping and hacking rough
Uniform is available.
To undertake 1 week's work experience. Support will be provided to gain a placement once settled at the college.
- Progress onto Level 3 work based or technical certificate.
- Apprenticeships at Level 3 within the industry
- Groom/rider - able to exercise and care for horses under some supervision
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.