Providers of work-based training and apprenticeships in businesses associated with the equestrian world, giving alternative routes to gaining qualifications.
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Moreton Morrell College is a UK and international leader in the development and delivery of equine courses. For over 40 years, the college has provided specialist equine degree
programmes, designed with industry input to enhance your employability.
The exceptional equine facilities at Moreton Morrell College include the Equine Therapy and Rehabilitation Centre, opened by Zara Phillips, an equine unit approved by the BHS as a ‘Where to Train’ centre, indoor and outdoor arenas and horse simulator.
Our college covers 750 acres of Warwickshire countryside with stabling for more than 120 horses, 60 well-schooled competitive horses and a farriery centre and forge.
As a student, you will have opportunities to get involved in the British Eventing Spring and Autumn Horse Trials, join our Elite or Performance Equine Academies and take part in ongoing research projects to help develop the industry.
The Equine department has a wide range of courses for students to study in Further Education and in Higher Education supported by outstanding facilities, including an Olympic standard arena, cross country course and therapy suite with an equine treadmill and solarium. The equine unit is a British Horse Society examination centre and approved by the BHS. We offer a wide range of full-time courses, from BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care to BSc (Hons) Equine Therapy and Rehabilitation, as well as short courses covering Equine First Aid and BHS Preparation for Level 1 and Level 2 exams. Visit our website for the full list of courses. The College has an impressive schedule of equine events throughout the year, which students are encouraged to get involved with. This includes local, national and international competitions, such as the FEI Pony European Championships 2018. Students may take an active role in the day to day routine care of the horses, giving them that all-important industry experience. Students are encouraged to work towards BHS examinations to provide an additional vocational qualification. Come and explore the campus and meet our team at an Open Event.
Riseholme College, set in the heart of the Lincolnshire countryside, provides some of the finest equine training anywhere in the country. With top-class indoor and outdoor facilities, students learn from experts in the field and benefit from practical work experience placements.
We offer a wide range of full-time courses, from BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care to BSc (Hons) Equine Health and Nutrition, which is the first degree of its kind in the country. We also offer Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships in Equine. Visit our website for the full list of courses.
The unit provides stabling, riding, training and rehabilitation facilities and a rider fitness suite. We have two American-style barns, a DIY yard for students, two outdoor schools, one indoor school and a demonstration hall.
Students are also able to gain invaluable experience at the regional, national and international equestrian events, such as Lincolnshire Horse Trials and competitions hosted at the College’s Bishop Burton campus, in East Yorkshire.
The public have the opportunity to hire the facilities at the Equine Centre too. Email email@example.com for more information.