Here at Oaklands College we have one of the best equestrian departments in the country and run equine courses for all levels, from novice to competitive rider.
The Equestrian Department prides itself on producing quality students who are highly trained, motivated and able to progress into employment or onto Higher Education.
Our Centre regularly holds unaffiliated Show Jumping, Dressage and Riding Club competitions which our students are encouraged to take part in.
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NPTC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care
The units that will be taught in 20011/12 will be: Work Related Experience, Principles of Feeding and Watering Horses, Routine Stable Duties (grooming, clipping and plaiting), Horse Handling (incl. lungeing), Riding Horses on the Flat, Riding Horses over Fences, Principles of Horse...Read more
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs at grade D or above, or, completion of a related level 1 qualification
NPTC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management
The qualification meet the needs of learners in a
centre-based environment who may wish to work within
the horse industry or progress to further learning and/or
training. They allow learners to develop underpinning
knowledge whilst practising skills that could be used within
Entry Requirements: 5 GCSEs at C or above, or, completion of a related level 2 qualification
C&G L1 Certificate in Land Based Studies...
Entry Requirements: 3 GCSEs at grade E or above, or, an entry level vocational qualification