Certificate II in Horse Care

National ID: ACM20217
State ID: BDN6
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Public
Central Regional TAFE

This is a general qualification for entry into industry sectors where horses are used. Job roles may include stable hand; farm hand; groom; stock rider; or trail-ride assistant. The qualification is suitable for individuals who undertake routine activities under supervision with limited responsibility for their own work. The qualification provides individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to work safely when handling and caring for horses. It includes stable duties, fitting gear, and assisting with horse exercise work, competition and transportation requirements. The skills and knowledge needed to ride horses are also included if they are occupational requirements.

This qualification is only available to applicants that are currently working with or own horses as no face-to-face on campus training is provided to meet unit outcomes. The course is available for Workplace Assessment where training is provided in the workplace.

Course description

This is a general qualification for entry into industry sectors where horses are used. Job roles may include stable hand; farm hand; groom; stock rider; or trail-ride assistant. The qualification is suitable for individuals who undertake routine activities under supervision with limited responsibility for their own work. The qualification provides individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to work safely when handling and caring for horses. It includes stable duties, fitting gear, and assisting with horse exercise work, competition and transportation requirements. The skills and knowledge needed to ride horses are also included if they are occupational requirements.

This qualification is only available to applicants that are currently working with or own horses as no face-to-face on campus training is provided to meet unit outcomes. The course is available for Workplace Assessment where training is provided in the workplace.

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