Scottish Borders Campus
This full time course is ideal for those who have completed level 1 or those with good experience with horses. The course includes the following units: Stable routines, horse health and condition, lunging, care of horses at grass, transporting horses, riding and jumping, health and safety and working with others.
SVQ Horse Care at SCQF Level 4 or previous experience is essential. Riding ability will be assessed at a practical assessment day and students must comply with riding school weight regulations. Subject to satisfactory interview and two positive references.
Successful students may progress directly to British Racing School at Newmarket or the Northern Racing School at Doncaster. Careers as Groom in various stable yards.
at SCQF Level 5
Horse and Animal Care