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Apprenticeships

Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

KEITS Equine and Horse Care Apprenticeship Courses

Apprenticeships

Equine Groom Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

The Equine Groom is an integral part in the life of the horse, providing essential day-to-day care. They will be involved with feeding, grooming, cleaning equipment, handling, preparing, exercising the horses and carrying out routine yard duties.

The Equine Groom may also be required to assist with the preparation of, transport to and care for horses at competitions, the races, sales, shows and other public appearances.

Potential Job Roles

An equine groom can work in a variety of different environments, including:

Course Content

The Equine Groom Standard comprises of seven core topic areas in which both knowledge and skills will be covered:

There are FIVE specialised routes for the employer and the apprentice to select from to suit job role and responsibilities:

The apprentice will also develop Core Behaviours including safe working, work ethics, responsibility, teamwork and communication.

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Delivery Method

The Equine Groom Standard is delivered using a blended learning methodology which includes both face to face visits and remote training sessions. The apprenticeship will finish with an End Point Assessment (EPA) assessed by an Independent External Assessor (IEPA). The EPA is sector specific and may involve practical assessments, written tests, professional discussions and review of evidence. 

Expected Duration

12 -18 months with a minimum of 12 months

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KEITS Training Services Limited, Registered Office: 10 London Mews, London, W2 1HY. Registered in England. Company Registration No 3387664.

© 2022 KEITS Training Services Limited. All rights reserved. Registered in England. Registration Number: 3387664.

KEITS Training Services Limited, Registered Office: 10 London Mews, London, W2 1HY. Registered in England. Company Registration No 3387664.