Blended Learning Courses in Equine studies and Horsemanship at North Connaught College.
Equine studies OOI Level 5: Develop the knowledge, skills and competence in a broad range of equine skills to work in a variety of equine sectors.
QQI Level 6: This programme prepares the student for managerial roles in the equine industry and also for the British Horse Society (BHS) exams up to BHS Stage 3 and BHS Stage 3 Teach. Level 6 Horsemanship is a Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) and Revenue approved course for the purpose of meeting the educational criteria for Young Trained Farmer (YTF) status.
Modules covered Include, Stable and Yard Routine, Young Horse Training Techniques, Equine Anatomy and Physiology, Sport Horse Riding, Equine Nutrition, Horse conformation and Evaluation, Equitation Theory, Sport Horse Riding instruction, Work experience, Communications and Safety & Health at Work
The video shows past students training at the stables.