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Race Horse Care

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

Scottish Racing Academy and Borders College are offering a new and exciting opportunity to gain qualifications, develop riding skills and gain knowledge of the vast range of careers within the racehorse industry. The course comprises of college attendance (1-2 days per week ) to gain underpinning knowledge and essential skills with placement (2-3 days per week) in a racing yard , you will be assessed within the racing yard by a Scottish Racing Assessor.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Interview and riding skills test.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of the course you may look at employment opportunities throughout the UK in racing yards.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Horse and Animal Care

SCQF Level

5

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Earth Studies

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Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals