Horse Care and Husbandry

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LOCATION & START DATE
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - 17 February 2023
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - 3 April 2023
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - 30 May 2023
LEVEL
No Qualification Levels Explained
DURATION
6 hours
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

Horse Care and Husbandry

The horse care and husbandry course is suitable for anyone who is wanting to learn how to look after a horse well and will provide the practical skills and knowledge of basic horse husbandry and care.

This course will run from 09:00-16:00

Please note: this course is for applicants aged 19+ only

LOCATION & START DATE
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - 17 February 2023
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - 3 April 2023
Duchy College Stoke Climsland - 30 May 2023
LEVEL
No Qualification Levels Explained
DURATION
6 hours
LEARNING AREA
Equine Find out more
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

This course will cover:
• How to work safely on an equestrian yard
• Tacking up a horse - a saddle, bridle and boots, as well as cleaning tack,
• Feeding and watering
• Caring for horses before and after work, including grooming and rugging horses.
• How to lead a horse safely in a variety of environments
• Identifying field checks
• Foundation knowledge of horse behaviour and health and to be able to recognise abnormalities.

Please come along to this course with suitable clothing and yard footwear for working with horses, you will also need a hat and gloves to participate.

This course is suitable for novice horse owners or those who wish to further their knowledge in caring for a horse. You are required to have some experience of being around and handling horses, it is not suitable for complete novices.

Entry requirements

Non

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Set on stunning rolling hillsides, our campus epitomises the very best of land-based education. The recent addition of the £4 million Future Farm research facility means students and businesses are at the heart of the next evolution of environmental farming. Whether it’s a love of horses, sport, protective services, heavy machinery or animal care, nobody forgets their time at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. It’s time to secure your #careercollege experience.


This course will cover:
• How to work safely on an equestrian yard
• Tacking up a horse - a saddle, bridle and boots, as well as cleaning tack,
• Feeding and watering
• Caring for horses before and after work, including grooming and rugging horses.
• How to lead a horse safely in a variety of environments
• Identifying field checks
• Foundation knowledge of horse behaviour and health and to be able to recognise abnormalities.

Please come along to this course with suitable clothing and yard footwear for working with horses, you will also need a hat and gloves to participate.

This course is suitable for novice horse owners or those who wish to further their knowledge in caring for a horse. You are required to have some experience of being around and handling horses, it is not suitable for complete novices.

Non

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Set on stunning rolling hillsides, our campus epitomises the very best of land-based education. The recent addition of the £4 million Future Farm research facility means students and businesses are at the heart of the next evolution of environmental farming. Whether it’s a love of horses, sport, protective services, heavy machinery or animal care, nobody forgets their time at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. It’s time to secure your #careercollege experience.


Dates & Locations

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - No Qualification
  • Location - Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Start Date - 17 February 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £0.00
  • Day/Time - Friday, 09:30 - 16:30
  • Apply Now

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - No Qualification
  • Location - Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Start Date - 3 April 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £0.00
  • Day/Time - Monday, 09:30 - 16:30
  • Apply Now

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - No Qualification
  • Location - Duchy College Stoke Climsland
  • Start Date - 30 May 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £0.00
  • Day/Time - Monday, 09:30 - 16:30
  • Apply Now
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