Equine Care & Management
- Level 1
|Skill Level||Skill Level equivalent to Further Education Level 2-3|
|Number of units/modules||16|
|Total Hours||350 / 545 dependent on student input|
|Course Duration||Totally flexible - no completion dates. Contact required periodically to maintain an active course.|
|No Attendance or Study Weeks required||Conducted by home study + ability to access to horses locally|
Combines 3 full courses in one enrolment £408 (subsidised fee)
A good livery yard is hard to find making this one of our most popular courses. Owing to the huge growth in equine ownership and general dissatisfaction with existing services at many yards, this course is a must for the enlightened yard manager. Without a doubt this is the Livery Yard Managers choice.
Furthermore, the benefits of this combined Livery Yard Managers ID programme are:
Instalment option available – see dropdown list above Enrol. Initial Payment via card. Standing order set up via UK Bank account is required prior to activation. Detailed form provided when you complete checkout of first instalment payment.
You have the confidence that the author’s of these courses have professional qualifications and personal experience – they have been there and done it – they speak from experience. Security in the knowledge that Lingfield Correspondence has been a professional BHS based Training Provider since 1996.
Considered the most comprehensive equine care & management distance learning programme available in the UK at this level.
Level 1 is an astonishing total length: 114,500 words
Level 2 is an extensive total length: 109,000 words
Check the fully detailed syllabus for each course below
Approximately 1600 pages of easy to read text within 16 modules/sections or study packs. Plus dozens of interesting learning tasks, projects and optional assignments for Certification & Diploma.
Option to achieve 4 awards (Certificates/Diploma) on completion. To complete assignments you will require Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Free British Grooms Association membership on request. Become a professional groom – display the logo on your car or in the yard tack room – email for info.
Covers all aspects of business management for Livery Yard Owners, and equine management for the modern horse owner / groom /yard manager enabling you to update and broaden your knowledge. Detailed information on just about every relevant topic for the modern horse owner. These are just some of the topics:
Equine management elements of this programme – especially Level 1 are indicated within the industry as the most comprehensive professionally produced courses available at this level. Between 250 & 500 hours of study time – dependent on student input. It is estimated that 200 hrs is equivalent to studying full time for approximately 28 days.
We prefer students taking this programme to have working knowledge of good equine management. For the specialist course material to have sufficient clarity to the student undertaking a 3 course programme, and to ensure a good grounding in all round equine management, at least 3 Study Packs (modules) of the Level 1 Equine Care & Management course must be completed before working seriously on the specialist course SC8.
The final Section of the specialist course may be requested on completion of the final Level 1 Final Assignment, and the final SC8 Assignment should be sent in only on completion of Level 2.
Lingfield has been recognised as an industry established course provider since 1996. Trade Member of BHS & BETA. Well qualified BHS instructors/tutors. Member of the Register of UK Learning Providers.
Ideal for NVQ : BHS Stages : ABRS Levels : UK Coaching qualifications : Livery Yard Managers
If you are enrolling someone apart from yourself, we MUST (on the same day) have direct contact from the email address of the student. The email must state the name and address of the student, details of the course on which they are enrolling and must provide details of the person/organisation paying for their course.
To your email address. Note: Link to first course file will be sent to the Billing email address. When you click confirm & pay (in full) – the billing email address will be sent an automated email with a link to download your first file.
If you are paying for someone else you must forward the email to them immediately – before the download link expires.
If you do not receive an email after 30 minutes, check your spam folder / mail the office – if we are open we will handle it as soon as possible.
Instalments – during the enrolment process you will receive an email giving instructions on setting up the payments – these instructions & standing order must be completed prior to starting your course.
How are files sent:
All course material sent via pdf files.
Initial file on enrolment. Next file @ minimum 14 day interval.
See main Course Info page for full delivery details including fast track option.
Beneficial to successful completion of the course is: a keyboard, and a printer if you prefer to work from the printed page (average use: 1 toner / 2 cartridge); An internet connection via computer/similar device enabling completion of assignments and access to Lingfield’s online cloud system for tutor checked assignments.
Restrictions to course files apply on a monthly/payment basis with instalment plans, and to specialist courses within an ID programme.
Completion restrictions may occasionally apply with government funding.
Before paying you will be asked to tick that you have read the Terms & Conditions – and if paying for someone else ticking this box this means you agree to be sure they have read and will agree to abide by all Procedures and the Terms & Conditions. Printable copies are available via the Terms & Conditions page.
NOTE: Students must contact us personally during the enrolment process via their own email address to enable us to activate their course fully.
Access to course files for visually impaired – available on request.
The fee for this programme is subsidised by Lingfield Correspondence.
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