Horse & Pony Care - HP16

445.00 307.00


  • Course Fee: €307 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Course of 8 lessons.
  • Duration: 6 months.


Course Description

A specialised study programme for students wishing to gain a comprehensive background in the care and behaviour of horses and ponies.

Course Syllabus

Lesson 1                        Introduction/Buying a Small Horse or Pony

Lesson 2                        Shelter for Your Horse/Pony

Lesson 3                        Grass Management

Lesson 4                        Safety and Equipment

Lessons 5 and 6  Handling Your Horse/Grooming and Shoeing

Lesson 7                        Feeding and Diet

Lesson 8                        Exercising Your Horse




Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.

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Irish Training & Educational Centre,

Unit 9,

Leopardstown Business Centre,
Ballyogan Road,
Dublin 18.
Our Loc8 Code is: NM3-08-S03 »(Click here to view this Loc8 Code.)

Tel: 01 2061832,
Fax: 01 2061750

Email Address:
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