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Horse Management

Diploma Level 3

Study mode Full time
Location Moulton
Level Level 3
Start date Sep 2020
Duration 1 year

Equine Management students have access to an exciting range of specialist resources at the College. You will ride in our 60m x 40m indoor riding arena and cross country training paddock, hack around our extensive estate, and have the opportunity to join the Dressage Academy or Show Jumping Academies.

With stabling for up to 60 horses there is also the opportunity to bring you own horse with you. Guided by our specialist staff and expert guest lecturers you’ll learn a detailed understanding of the equine industry and the skills needed to work in it.

As part of your course you will undertake commercial experience, where you will learn and develop practical skills that will be vital for your future in equine management.

This course includes practical and theoretical study in areas such as competition grooming and equine nutrition. Guided by our expert lecturers you will develop your skill in riding, behaviour and welfare, handling and lungeing, equine fitness and equine science.

This is a full time course taking place on three full days per week. There will be a mix of practical and theoretical work which are split into two hour lessons. You will have a half an hour break and hour lunch. An example timetable can be viewed here.

Vocational and professional qualifications are taught through college based theory and practical lessons with further learning and understanding developed via directed self-study. Assessment consists of internally set coursework and assignments, although some professional and vocational qualifications may require the achievement of externally set assessments.

Students generally progress onto a higher level of Equestrian course, move into a job with training (such as an apprenticeship) or move into full time employment.

Four GCSEs at 9-4, preferably including English or Maths.

The facilities you'll be using

No other college in the UK can rival the world class facilities we have at Moulton College.

Moulton College Indoor Arena Equine
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Indoor Riding Arena

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Moulton College Work Based Equine Care
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Equine hydrotherapy pool and water treadmill


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