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Welcome to the National Horseracing College

Age 16+ and would like to work in racing?
Click the button to apply to NHC today!

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Welcome to the National Horseracing College

Age 16+ and would like to work in racing? Click the button to apply to NHC today!

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ABOUT US

National Horseracing College (NHC) provides a responsive centre of training excellence within the north, identifying, encouraging and nurturing talent, particularly within young people.

NHC’s wide range of courses specifically cater for the staffing needs of the British racing industry. We are a winning team. With 94% of our Foundation Course students going on to exciting careers in the horse racing industry, many of whom continue their education with NHC during their employment.

In only 12 weeks you could be qualified to work in the horse racing industry. Our team can help you achieve your potential. Be part of the NHC’s winning alumni of success!

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WE TRAIN STAFF FOR THE HORSERACING INDUSTRY

These include some of the world’s greatest racing professionals including multiple group 1 winners Adrian Nicholls and Hayley Turner.National Horseracing College is renowned for consistently developing exceptional staff now enjoying exciting, varied careers within the industry.

Kevin Stott

BIO 1st on Hello Youmzain in the Group 1 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Rotal Ascot – June 2020 Danish born Kevin Stott ...

Hollie Doyle

BIO In August 2020, Hollie became the first Woman to ride 5 winners in one day. In October 2020 she became the first ...

Connor Beasley

Connor completed a Level 2 Apprenticeship in 2013, he has ridden over 300 winners since then, read his full racing...

Rebecca Green

Rebecca, attended our College Conversion Course in 2004, a course designed for those studying an equine-related...

Hayley Ashcroft

Hayley, graduated from the NHC in 2014 and is employed as Barn Leader at Manor House Stables LLP in Cheshire which...

James Savage

There aren’t many people who work for the one employer for 21 years (and counting). James, a graduate of the NHC in...

Arvin Chadee

Arvin, from London, graduated from the NHC in 2014, he completed his Level 2 Apprenticeship and Level 3 Diploma in...

Danny Tudhope

Scottish born Danny rode 133 British winners between 04 May 2019 – 19 October 2019 which saw him crowned the...

George Chaloner

George was a learner at the National Horseracing College in 2008. Mrs Goodfellow (previous CEO of the NHC) took him...

Samantha Drake

Sam was always involved with horses ever since a young age. After her early years spent with the pony club, she...

Paula Muir

Paula always wanted to be a jockey and decided in 2011 to complete her level 1 and continue the year after her...

Daniel Kubler

Daniel completed his level 1 Diploma in Racehorse Care at the National Horseracing College in 2003. Daniel was...

Adam Ferguson

Adam graduated from the National Horseracing College in the summer 2013 after completing the Level 1 foundation...

Hayley Turner

Hayley attended the National Horseracing College from 9th August until 6th October 1999 where she completed the...

“My experience at National Horseracing College was fantastic, it set me up perfectly for a career in a sport I love.”Adrian Nicholls

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December 2, 2020

Death of NHC life president Sandy Struthers

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The trustees and staff of the National Horseracing College are sorry to learn of the death yesterday of one of its life presidents, Sandy Struthers, at the age of 91. Struthers, who ran the Glasgow-registered shipping company founded by...