LEVEL 2 APPRENTICESHIP

Level 2 Apprenticeship Equine Groom Apprenticeship Standard

Learners who successfully complete the Foundation Course and demonstrate their aptitude and commitment will be secured employment in a racing yard and will undertake the Level 2 Apprenticeship. This programme will include a Level 2 Equine Groom Apprenticeship Standard together with Functional Skills in English and Maths at a minimum Level 1.

  • 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 work more than 30 hours per week in a licensed racing stable.
  • The Level 2 Apprenticeship is linked to the scale 2 racing wage.
  • Successful completion can lead onto the Level 3 Apprenticeship.

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