Principles of Horse Care – BHS Stage 2

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LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 10 January 2023
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 full day for 10 weeks This course will run from 09:00 to 16:00
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

Principles of Horse Care – BHS Stage 2

A practical course for anyone wanting to progress through the BHS Groom or Coaching Pathways. You will develop knowledge and understanding of all aspects of horse care and management required for the BHS stage 2 care exam, both within a stable yard and in a wider environment.

The BHS Stage 2 Care exam will be at the end of the course.

This course will run from 09:00 to 12:00

LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 10 January 2023
LEVEL
Level 2 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 full day for 10 weeks This course will run from 09:00 to 16:00
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

What students will learn:

• Know about the roles, rights and responsibilities of an assistant groom
• Be able to fit tack and boots on a horse
• Be able to prepare a horse to travel
• Know about horse behaviour
• Understand how to feed horses
• Know about basic horse anatomy
• Understand horse fitness
• Be able to maintain a horse’s health
• Be able to prepare a horse for presentation
• Understand how to care for a horses’ feet
• Understand the environment for keeping horses

Please note: Funding is avaiable for this course, If you are 19+, you may be eligible, please contact us for further details.

Entry requirements

BHS Stage 1 Care, BHS Gold membership

Assessment

BHS Stage 2 exam - Care

Progression

BHS Stage 2 Riding

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


What students will learn:

• Know about the roles, rights and responsibilities of an assistant groom
• Be able to fit tack and boots on a horse
• Be able to prepare a horse to travel
• Know about horse behaviour
• Understand how to feed horses
• Know about basic horse anatomy
• Understand horse fitness
• Be able to maintain a horse’s health
• Be able to prepare a horse for presentation
• Understand how to care for a horses’ feet
• Understand the environment for keeping horses

Please note: Funding is avaiable for this course, If you are 19+, you may be eligible, please contact us for further details.

BHS Stage 1 Care, BHS Gold membership

BHS Stage 2 exam - Care

BHS Stage 2 Riding

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


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Dates & Locations

  • Course type Adult
  • Level - Level 2
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 10 January 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £623.00
  • Day/Time - Tuesday, 18:00 - 20:00
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Course Code 10702-BIC-22

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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. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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