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Apprenticeships

Senior Equine Groom Level 3 Standard

Apprenticeships

Senior Equine Groom Level 3 Standard

The Senior Equine Groom can be expected to handle and provide exercise for a variety of horses in different working environments. They must adhere to safe working practices, be prepared to work in all weather conditions and often in ‘out of hours’ situations. The Senior Equine Groom will be capable of looking after a small to medium sized equine yard and supervising a diverse team of workers. They will be capable of communicating and offering advice, support and guidance to their team.

The Senior Equine Groom will have a sound knowledge of horse anatomy and physiology and the ability to assess and promote health. They will be able to recognise and treat common minor injuries and ailments. They will be capable of presenting horses to a high standard and can demonstrate the skills required to groom, plait and clip horses. Senior Equine Grooms may have the opportunity to travel nationally and internationally, preparing and caring for horses at competitions, the races, sales, shows and other public appearances.

Potential Job Roles

A Senior Equine groom can work in a supervisor role in a variety of different environments, including:

Course Content

The Senior 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.

Delivery Method

The Senior Equine Groom Standard is delivered using a blended learning methodology which includes both face to face visits and remote training sessions.

Expected Duration

Expected Duration: 18-24 months with a minimum of 12 months

We also offer the following non apprenticeship options:

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

© 2021 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.