Course Details - 10135NAT Certificate III in Horsemanship (Urrbrae Agricultural High School)

 This course will not be offered in 2020, bit it is anticipated that it will be offered in the following year

ISCA TitleHorsemanship
Qualification10135NAT Certificate III in Horsemanship
RTOAdelaide Training and Employment Centre (National Code 0022)
Host OrganisationUrrbrae Agricultural High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
2 Semesters although a longer period could be negotiated if necessary
Course DescriptionThe Certificate III in Horsemanship is an Industry Qualification which is open to students in both Year 11 and 12. It is an excellent preparation for a variety of animal-related and, more specifically, equine careers. It consists of a practical component (completed at Urrbrae AHS) and a theoretical component which can be completed online with assistance and supervision from our staff.
PathwaysFurther Education Pathway - This course will be of benefit to students seeking entry to other higher education courses such as Veterinary Science or animal-related courses at TAFESA. Career Pathway - Various careers in the equine industry, Veterinary Science, Animal Husbandry, Racing Industry
Entry RequirementsStudents must be at least 15 years of age and have adequate literacy and numeracy skills. They must want to learn more and work with horses. They must attend an information session in Term 4
Other RequirementsProspective students will be required to attend an information session and interview in Term 4
Delivery Location(s)Urrbrae Agricultural High School, 505 Fullarton Road, NETHERBY, SA, 5062
Dates and Times34 weekly sessions at Urrbrae Agricultural High School on Fridays from 08:15 until 10:45.
Commencement date 07/02/20.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 60 SACE credits
Up to 60 at Stage 2
Units Of Competency
CoreHMSEPH301Understanding the evolution and psychology of equine behaviour45 nominal hours
 HMSWHS301Apply health and safety procedures in equine recreational activities40 nominal hours
 HMSPEA301Provide equine accommodation40 nominal hours
 HMSEWL301Comply with equine welfare within the recreational horse industry40 nominal hours
 HMSEAP301Apply principles of equine anatomy and physiology40 nominal hours
 SISOEQO408ADetermine nutritional requirements for horses40 nominal hours
 SISOEQO304AApply first aid for horses25 nominal hours
 HMSHHC302Undertake preventative health care45 nominal hours
 HMSGEM301Conduct grooming of horses40 nominal hours
 HMSEGT301Perform equine groundwork and transportation40 nominal hours
 HMSURG308Undertake Riding at the appropriate skill level40 nominal hours
 HLTAID003Provide First Aid18 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Provide First Aid (This unit will be offered by an outside provider and included in overall course costs.
Total Training Cost$1,990.00 GST exempt
Course Fees: $1690

Additional Costs: $300 – First Aid Certificate, materials etc.

Total: $ 1990
Cost NotesIn addition to the course cost, an administration fee will apply as follows: Non-ISCA DECD school - $50 per enrolment Non-DECD school - $250 per enrolment (refer to member school tab for list of ISCA schools)
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   16
Selection ProcessBased on criteria mentioned above.
Contact PersonMr Peter Oswald, Email
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