CERTIFICATE IN EQUINE CARE
Study Equine Care online with Upskill Online!
The equine industry in Australia is estimated to be worth over $6.3 billion dollars annually and employs over 240,000 people in a variety of different roles! There is also over 1 million privately owned horses in Australia, all of which need to be cared and looked after!
Learn how to manage the daily requirements of a horse kept at grass. Learn about Horse Psychology and Handling, Grooming Procedures, Equine Dietary Requirements, Horse Digestive Systems and the principles of feeding and watering.
EXAMPLE OF MODULES
- Horse Psychology and Handling
- Buying a Horse
- Horse Anatomy
- Pasture Management
- Industry Applications
- Feeds Stabling
- Foot and Shoeing
- Horse Facilities
- Training Habits ETC...
COMPLETELY ONLINE - Courses are tailored to cater to all learning styles and we pride ourselves in our engaging variety of content that's accessible to you - anytime, anywhere.
SELF PACED - Work to your own schedule! We don't tell you when to log in OR how many hours you have to per week. That part is up to you!
TUTOR SUPPORT available throughout your study! With industry professionals to contact Monday-Sunday - you wont miss those outdated, classroom lessons.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EXAMPLES
- Horse Educator
- Stable Hand
- Pony Clubs and Party Events
- Trail Rides
- Horse Carer
- Work in the Racing Industry