Advanced Apprenticeship in Horse Care & Management (Level 3)
About This Course
Why Choose this course?
The Advanced Apprenticeship in Horse Care and Management is aimed at those who have significant experience with horses and are already working in the equine industry in a position of responsibility, such as Head Groom.
If this is you and you are looking for a qualification which is nationally recognised and reflects your knowledge, then this course is definitely worth considering!
Apprentices aged 19 and under will receive, at a minimum, the National Minimum Wage for Apprenticeships (£2.65 per hour).
Apprentices aged 19 and over will receive a minimum of £2.65 per hour in their first year and then receive, at a minimum, the full National Minimum Wage, appropriate to their age, in subsequent years.
The Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Horse Care and Management consists of the following:
- City & Guilds NPTC Diploma in Work Based Horse Care and Management Level 3
- NPTC Level 3 Award in Business for the Environment and the Land Based Sector
- Functional Skills Maths Level 2
- Functional Skills English Level 2
- Completion of the Lantra Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook - Equine
In order to join this programme you will need to be employed in a suitable equine environment in a supervisory or managerial position. If you are having trouble finding a suitable position please contact us, we may be able to help.
You will need to complete a portfolio and pass work based practical assessments and take on-line assessments to establish knowledge and experience. You will be assessed and supported by one of the College’s assessors.
Progression & Employment Prospects
You may wish to continue your studies with either a Higher Education course or look at taking a course in a different but related subject.
Apprenticeships for those aged under 19 are fully funded. Apprenticeships for those over this age are part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.
Information on the required employer contribution is available on request.
Find an apprenticeship job vacancy with the:
Apprenticeship Vacancy Matching Service
Further apprenticeship information:
About Apprenticeships / All Apprenticeship Courses / apprenticeships.org.uk
Not everyone may be interested in undertaking an Apprenticeship and yet would still like to undertake a work-based learning qualification. Unfortunately in such circumstances funding support is not available and therefore full course fees shall apply.