𝗖𝗼𝘃𝗶𝗱-𝟭𝟵 𝗨𝗽𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗲 | Opening of Equine Facilities

We feel we can operate an almost absolute social distance at the National Horseracing College thanks to being a large spacious outdoor venue.  Therefore on the 1st June 2020 and in light of Government advice, we will open our equine facilities for external bookings.   BOOKING CONDITIONS There will be a strict 30-minute gap between bookings. This will give clients …

Success for learners during Workplace Challenge Day

Our instructor team and yard supervisors work tirelessly each and everyday teaching, supporting, nurturing, and sharing with our learners their extensive knowledge and experience of the horseracing industry. They know what a racehorse trainer requires in a member of their stable staff team because they have dedicated many years of their own careers to working in hands-on positions in racing …

‘Every single day I’m learning something different’

A couple of weeks ago we travelled to Warwickshire to the all-conquering stables of National Hunt trainer, Dan Skelton to meet with Level 2 Apprenticeship learner, Megan. Megan completed the 12-week, residential Foundation Course at the National Horseracing College a year ago and has worked for the leading jump trainer since graduating. In this short interview Megan shares with us …

NHC Open Morning

Amelia Williams

Come along to one of our Open Mornings, where you will: – Meet the NHC team – Enjoy watching a riding demonstration on the gallops (weather permitting) – Explore our unique facilities – Have a go on the simulators – Meet the horses – Get an overview of what the foundation course involves The Open Morning starts at 10am prompt …

RYALL REAPING REWARDS FROM KENTUCKY TRIP

Thomas Ryall is the second National Horseracing College graduate to have taken part in a mentorship scheme organised by the International Federation of Horse Racing Academies and funded by the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Arabian Horse Racing Festival. Like Ryan Colley, who is now an equine welfare integrity officer and starter with the British Horseracing Authority, Thomas, …