Course: Access to Higher Education Diploma in Land-Based Studies - Equine

Department: Equine

Type: 19+

Duration: One year

The Course

Access to Higher Education courses are designed to prepare students aged 19+ for a Foundation Degree programme. This course is for students with a passion for working with horses and develops the practical skills and knowledge needed to progress into Higher Education.

It allows students to carefully select specialist modules based on individual passion, to fully tailor their study programmes to suit their future progression or career aims. 

The course makes full use of the College’s facilities, including the Equestrian Centre.

What You Study

  • Horse care
  • Land-based skills
  • Study skills
  • Science
  • Research project
  • Specialist Equine units.

How To Apply

Apply online or call the College on 0800 731 82 81.

Entry Requirements

Students should be able to demonstrate sufficient literacy and numeracy skills to cope with the requirements of the course, including the written components. Life experience will be taken into account for all applicants.

Alice Hill

BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care

Alice works in a yard at weekends to gain more experience in the industry. She is also a member of a local pony club and competes in cross country, show jumping and dressage competitions.

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