Land Based Studies – Horse Care Pathway

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LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 18 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 1 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Land Based Studies – Horse Care Pathway

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Learn the essential skills to start your career working with Horses on our Level 1 Horse Care course. If your GCSEs were not what you expected, this course is an ideal starting point in order to progress onto Level 2.

You will learn the essential skills and knowledge associated with horse care including: feeding, cleaning and exercising and general care.

Caring for horses can be an extremely fulfilling and rewarding career and there are a wide range of options available on successful completion of your course.

Our top class facilities include stabling for 24 horses, horse walker, solarium, and covered practical area, 20m x 60m indoor arena with viewing gallery and 30m x 60m outdoor arena. We provide a range of horses to suit all abilities including cobs, thoroughbreds, young horses and competition horses.

LOCATION & START DATE
Bicton College - 18 September 2023
LEVEL
Level 1 Levels Explained
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

What you will learn

Learn the basic skills to start your career working with horses.

This course includes plenty of practical hands-on sessions to build those all-important practical skills.

Entry requirements

4 GCSE’s English or maths at grade 3 and the rest at Grade 2

Work experience

As part of your course you will be required to carry out 60 hours of internal work placement.

Progression

Continue your studies on a full-time course, such as our Level 2 Technical certificate in Horse care.

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.


Learn the basic skills to start your career working with horses.

This course includes plenty of practical hands-on sessions to build those all-important practical skills.

4 GCSE’s English or maths at grade 3 and the rest at Grade 2

As part of your course you will be required to carry out 60 hours of internal work placement.

Continue your studies on a full-time course, such as our Level 2 Technical certificate in Horse care.

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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  • Course type 16-19 Adult
  • Level - Level 1
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 18 September 2023
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