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Horse Care - Equine Management (Level 5)

Borders College

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The course covers the following topics: Stable Routines, Horse Health and Condition, Lungeing, Care of Horses at Grass, Transporting Horses, Riding and Jumping, Health and Safety, and Working with Others. Core Skills for working in the land-based industry, including Communications and Numeracy, may be a timetabled part of this course.

Entry Requirements

Relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or relevant experience. 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.

Progression Routes

Horse Care - Equine Management (Level 6)

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

Horse and Animal Care

SCQF Level

5