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Senior Equine Groom

Looking after horses.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £6,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • yard and field routines
  • horse anatomy, physiology and welfare
  • horse handling and grooming
  • horse nutrition and fitness
  • saddlery and equipment
  • planning horse transportation
  • safe working practices

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have:

  • achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Sheldrake Training Limited 01980 845358
1st4sport Qualifications 0113 231 1310
BRS Education Limited 01638 665103
City and Guilds 0207 294 3201
Lantra Awards Limited 02476 69 69 96
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.