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NPTC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care Level 2


About this Course...

This course provides a foundation of knowledge, skills and work experience to help you gain employment within the equine industry or to progress to the next level. You will be taught riding, horse care, handling, feeding, biology, grooming, and care of sick and injured horses.


Entry requirements

2 GCSEs at D+ including English, maths and or science or level 1 in horse care
You must also be committed to working with horses and have a keen interest in horse care. You will be working outside in all weathers so must be prepared for this aspect of the role.

Length of course

One year


NPTC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care

You will be continually assessed on a range of written and practical assignments.

Employment in the horse care industry, progression onto further study on the NPTC Level 3 Certificate, Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma and Extended Diploma in Horse Management