Take your passion for horses to the next level with a Certificate III in Performance Horse.
Throughout this course, you'll gain the skills to work and train horses in a range of environments. You'll learn handling, feeding, exercising techniques, as well as how to care for horses in terms of stable duties, fitting gear, competition and transportation requirements.
This course is delivered as a blended model, with a combination of online learning supported by practical workshops at the Wangaratta Regional Study Centre. Students will also undertake a minimum of 40 hours of work placement in an equine setting.
This course has been designed for students who have some experience handling horses.
Training package entry requirements
There are no training package requirements for this qualification.
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into the course applicants must:
You also need to be aware that:
It is recommended that students have current Tetanus immunisation.
This course prepares you to work in the Animal Care and Management industry. Roles you may be eligible for include:
Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.
You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.