Level 3 Apprenticeship Senior Equine Groom Standard

Level 3 Apprenticeship is an ideal way to increase your existing knowledge. Completion of this course is a statement of of practical competence to perform the required duties in your role.  This includes Level 3 Senior Equine Groom Standard together with  Functional Skills in English and Maths at Level 2.

  • Completed largely at the learner’s place of work.
  • Roving Tutor visiting every 8 – 10 weeks with a final one day assessment.
  • Open to anyone aged 16 or over, who works at least 30 hours a week, in a licensed racing stable.
  • The Level 3 Apprenticeship is linked to the scale 4 racing wage.
  • The Level 3 Apprenticeship is a mandatory requirement for all prospective licensed racehorse trainers and permit holders .

Work Based Learning Support

The NHC has created online resource pages to support Work-Based Learning for those working towards Level 2 Functional Skills maths and English. They are made through the padlet platform, which works well on mobile devices. Click below to visit pages for both English and Maths.

Functional Skills English
Functional Skills Maths