Level 2 Certificate in Horse Care

Overview

WHAT DOES THE SUBJECT INCLUDE?

 

The course consists of the following units:

 

  • Undertake Work Related Experience in Land-based Studies
  • Maintain Animal Health and Welfare
  • Introduction to Riding Horses on the Flat
  • Fit and Maintain Horse Tack and Clothing
  • Undertake Horse Handling
  • Undertake Routine Stable Duties
  • The Principles of Feeding and Watering Horses

 

You are appointed a Personal Tutor for the duration of the course.

 

 

WHAT IS THE STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE?

 

This is a programme suitable for anyone wishing to eventually pursue a career with horses particularly if you have some hands-on experience with horses.  It provides an excellent route to further qualifications or the world of work.

 

 

IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?

 

You need to:-

 

  • Be 16 years of age at the beginning of the course and have an interest in horses.
  • Be able to walk and trot unaided.

 

 

WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?

 

  • 5 or more GCSEs at Grade D/E or above
  • Appropriate NVQ level 1/Level 1 Diploma
  • Appropriate experience/knowledge gained in a related working environment

What does this subject include?

This course consists of a selection of the following units:

  • Undertake Work Related Experience in Land-based Studies
  • Maintain Animal Health and Welfare
  • Introduction to Riding Horses on the Flat
  • Fit and Maintain Horse Tack and Clothing
  • Undertake Horse Handling
  • Undertake Routine Stable Duties
  • The Principles of Feeding and Watering Horses

What is the structure of the course?

This is a programme suitable for anyone wishing to eventually pursue a career with horses particularly if you have some hands-on experience with horses.  It provides an excellent route to further qualifications or the world of work.

What are the entry requirements?

You need to be 16 years of age at the beginning of the course, have an interest in horses and be
• Be 16 years of age at the beginning of the course and have an interest in horses.
• Be able to walk and trot unaided.

  • Be 16 years of age at the beginning of the course and have an interest in horses.
  • Be able to walk and trot unaided.
  • 5 or more GCSEs at Grade D/E or above
  • Appropriate NVQ level 1/Level 1 Diploma
  • Appropriate experience/knowledge gained in a related working environment

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