An Introduction to Equine Reproduction – Online

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LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 11 April 2023
LEVEL
No Qualification Levels Explained
DURATION
6 hours over 2 weeks
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Distance Learning

An Introduction to Equine Reproduction – Online

Equine breeding is a vast and rapidly evolving industry and horses are often bred with a variety of sporting purposes in mind, ranging from racing to dressage.

The equine breeding industry is worth millions to the UK economy through revenue from horse sales and those employed in a range of different roles to support breeding.

LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 11 April 2023
LEVEL
No Qualification Levels Explained
DURATION
6 hours over 2 weeks
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Distance Learning

What you will learn

This course is designed to give learners an over view of equine reproduction, providing an insight into breeding horses and is great for those wishing to breed a horse or those who are interested in working in the breeding industry.

You will learn about:


• Ethical decision making and responsible breeding

• Different methods of reproduction

• Preparation for foaling

• Monitoring foaling

• An overview of the gestation period

• Managing breeding stock


This course is an online course and will run over a 2 week period, you can access and work through the material at your own pace at a time that suits you.


Please note: This course is for 19+ adult learners only.

Entry requirements


Please note: This course is for 19+ adult learners only.

Assessment

Informal Quizzes

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.


This course is designed to give learners an over view of equine reproduction, providing an insight into breeding horses and is great for those wishing to breed a horse or those who are interested in working in the breeding industry.

You will learn about:


• Ethical decision making and responsible breeding

• Different methods of reproduction

• Preparation for foaling

• Monitoring foaling

• An overview of the gestation period

• Managing breeding stock


This course is an online course and will run over a 2 week period, you can access and work through the material at your own pace at a time that suits you.


Please note: This course is for 19+ adult learners only.


Please note: This course is for 19+ adult learners only.

Informal Quizzes

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 Leisure and Professional
  • Level - No Qualification
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 11 April 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £0.00
  • Day/Time - Tuesday, 09:15 - 16:45
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Course Code 10594-BIC-22

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An Introduction to Equine Reproduction – Online No Qualification Bicton College Horse, Equine, Reproduction, Adult, Free, Shortcourse