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Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate In the Principles of Horse Care

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Codes

Qualification number
601/4893/7
SFA/LAD funding code
601/4893/7

Learners

Required age
14 +

Learning hours

Guided learning hours
72
Total qualification hours
129

Key dates

Operational start date
01/11/2014
Qualification review date
31/03/2023
Certification end date
31/03/2025

Overview

The 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horse Care is perfect for learners who are passionate about working with horses.

With this theory-based qualification, they will learn how to look after horses and to carry out general stable management routines, ensuring that they have a sound understanding to enable them to work in equine care.

This qualification is supported by the BHA as the trade association and employers for horseracing in the UK.

Gives learners the knowledge, confidence, and skills to look after horses and carry out general stable management routines
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Qualification Progression

Learners will also be able to progress onto the:

  • 1st4sport Level 2 Diploma in Work cased Racehorse Care
  • 1st4port Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Horse Care & Management

Achievement of the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Horse Care will help learners to progress to the following job roles in the equine industry:

  • Stable Staff/Groom
  • Stable Yard Assistant
  • Trainee Riding Instructor

Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate In the Principles of Horse Care

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