City and Guilds Level 3 Technical Extended Diploma in Equine Management :: Bishop Burton College

Course: City and Guilds Level 3 Technical Extended Diploma in Equine Management

Department: Equine

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

This course provides core training for anyone wishing to develop an active career that includes riding, teaching equine science and therapy, for example. Students gain practical applied experience for all units, including riding, teaching and caring for horses, science behind rehabilitation and performance. 

You will have the opportunity to tailor units to your particular area of interest. Students are also encouraged to take British Horse Society (BHS) exams and Young Equestrian Leaders Awards (YELA) alongside the main course (subject to fees).

What You Study

  • Equine health
  • Equine nutrition
  • Equine behaviour and welfare
  • Horse tack, equipment and rugs
  • Riding and exercising horses 
  • Competition grooming
  • Business
  • Work experience and employability skills.

How To Apply

Application is through our online application form or by the Common Application Process (CAP).

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Entry Requirements

Students should complete the City and Guilds Level 3 Technical Certificate in Equine Management before commencing this course. 

You will require relevant practical experience, including being able to demonstrate a suitable level of riding. We also have a maximum weight limit of 13 stone.

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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