Horse Care NVQ Level 2

Stephenson College
In Coalville

Price on request
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Important information

Typology NVQ
Location Coalville
Duration 12 Months
  • NVQ
  • Coalville
  • Duration:
    12 Months
Description

The Horse Care NVQ gives you the advantage of a practically based qualification, which is recognised by the equine industry.

Important information

Government funding available

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Coalville
Thornborough Road, LE67 3TN, Leicestershire, England
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Starts On request
Location
Coalville
Thornborough Road, LE67 3TN, Leicestershire, England
See map

Course programme

Course Level 2

Description
The Horse Care NVQ gives you the advantage of a practically based qualification, which is recognised by the equine industry.

Course Length
The course will take up to a minimum of twelve months to complete, and the requirements are that you must have access to working on a BHS approved training yard for up to 12 hours per week.

What will I study?
The following will be included in the NVQ
  • Prepare and clean stables
  • Maintain the Health & Well Being of Horses
  • Prepare Horses for use
  • Prepare and Maintain horses on grazing land
  • Prepare and provide non-ridden exercise and aftercare
  • Load and unload horses under supervision
  • Ensure your own actions reduce risks to Health & Safety
  • Maintain Effective working relationships

    Plus 1 Optional Unit which is selected from the following options:
  • Stud work
  • Ridden exercise under supervision
  • Schooling under supervision
  • Driving horses
  • Trekking
  • Care of the performance horse
  • Assist riders with special needs

    How will I learn?


    How will I be assessed?
    Assessment is continuous, plus a portfolio of evidence, which relates to the above units for Horse Care.

    Where could it lead?
    NVQ Level 3.

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