Equestrian Skills Flexible Study Programme

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Thurso (Scotland)


Important information

  • Workshop
  • Intermediate
  • Thurso (Scotland)
  • Duration:
  • When:

Do you enjoy working with horses and would you like to find out more about their needs and how to manage them?  Our flexible study courses will help!!  This is a 2 year programme of study and is an ideal starting point for anyone wanting to work in the equine sector. If you would like more information on this course please call us on 01847 889250.

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
Ormlie Road, KW14 7EE, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Skills and Training
BHS Stage II or equivalent
Such as Pony Club B Test or NC Equestrian Skills and Business Studies
If you do not have these qualifications your application will still be considered on individual merit and past experience

Course programme

The following course, offered by University of the Highlands and Islands at campus North Highland College , will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!A wide range of topic areas including: Horse identification and Handling a Quiet Horse Safely Assist with Grooming a Quiet Horse Tack and Tacking Up Stable routine Horse health Watering and feeding Tacking up for Ridden Competition Work Horse Care: Lunging Horse Care: Trimming, Turnout and Clipping