This course gives you the opportunity to gain detailed academic knowledge and an in-depth understanding of horse management and equitation through theory-based and practical sessions.
You will be involved in the daily care of the horses through yard duties, including weekends which will develop the practical skills necessary to gain employment within the equine industry. You will also have the opportunity to assist in the running of College equine competitions. It is therefore compulsory students to live in Hartpury accommodation for the duration of the course. Our outstanding facilities include:
- Four indoor arenas, including our multi-million pound Indoor Championship Arena complex with seating for 600
- Three outdoor arenas, including a world class championship arena
- Stabling for 280 horses
- Equine Veterinary and Therapy Centre, including aquafit and high speed treadmills, solarium and other therapy systems
- Cross-country courses up to FEI***
Our students have gone on to some fantastic careers in a wide range of industries and enjoyed some exceptional work placements all over the world, helping them open doors to their dream careers.