Equine Business and Horsemanship
5M3371 Horsemanship or 5M2102 Business or 5M2768 Animal Care
What is equine Business?
This new one year course would both prepare students for the ever expanding Irish equine industry and provides students with the knowledge and skills relating to the horse industry. The education & training on this course works to enable the student who love horses to pursue a career in the horse industry or continue their studies at third level in the equine area. By changing their combination of modules, students can avail of business or Animal Care award and continue to third level to study in one of these areas.
Stable and Yard Routine Communications
Sport Horse Riding Work Experience
Animal Anatomy and Physiology Safety and health at work
Equine Nutrition Animal Welfare
Business administration Skills Customer Service
Marketing Animal Welfare
QQI level 5 in 5M3371 in Horsemanship or 5M 2768 animal care or one of our business qualifications. (5M2102)
Graduates may seek immediate employment in a range of companies and projects that seek graduates with an equine, business or animal welfare aptitude. Alternatively Students may also progress to participating Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) through the QQI Higher Education Links Scheme to Maynooth University, or UL for Equine Business or to a range of universities and IT’s throughout the country for business or animal care.
- Leaving Cert, LCVP or LCA
- Mature Students of all backgrounds
- Other equivalent qualification
All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications
***Course subject to SUSI approval and modules may be changed due to availability and demand.