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Advanced Equine Studies

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Learn about one of the worlds most beautiful creatures. Humans have the power to share a very special bond with horses that are kept at grass. If you look at their ancestors, they were originally wild animals with instincts like any other wild animal n...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Horse Breeder +7
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Horse Breeding Certificate

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Do you love horses? Do you own your own horses? The safe birthing process of domesticated horses is a complicated procedure that involves a great deal of knowledge and experience. Even experienced breeders should be constantly updating their skillset t...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Horse Breeder +5
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Equine Care Certificate

Do you love horses? Are you a horse owner wanting to find out more about how to care for your animals? Are you looking to get into equine industry? Then this course is for you. In this introductory foundation course, learn horse care from international...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Horse Breeder +5
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Certificate in Equine Business

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Do you love working with horses? Are you a horse owner keen to start breeding? Do you want to learn more about horse breeding and what is required to be a successful breeder? Then this course is for you. Designed as a course for both horse owners and t...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Equine Industry +6
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Horse Breeding & Equine Studies Courses

There are several components to horse ownership, treatment and breeding. Practical competency and thorough knowledge of horse health, grooming, and paddock maintenance are essential. Similarly, horse breeding requires a good grasp of equine science and perinatal to ensure mare and foal wellbeing before, during and after pregnancy. 

Whether you’re looking to start a small business in Australia‘s equine space, move into equine eventing or owning your own horse, formal accreditation of your knowledge through an RTO (registered training organisation) can go a long way.

Career Outcomes

By studying a short course in horse breeding or equine studies, you’ll be well on your way to landing yourself a fulfilling career in Australia‘s equine industry. From working with foals to performance horses; starting a small business to being hands-on as a stable hand, your opportunities are plenty.

  • Horse Breeder
  • Horse Owner
  • Horse Trainer
  • Agistment Manager
  • Stable Manager
  • Stable Hand / Stud Hand
  • Horse Groomer
  • Equine Vet Assistant
  • Retail Assistant in related store

Job Prospects

From horse breeding to horse riding training to competitive equestrian, there are many career pathway opportunities.

Horse breeding and farming in Australia is a billion-dollar industry with stable projected industry growth. Thoroughbred breeding alone is estimated to sustain over 3,200 full-time workers each year.

The equestrian industry is estimated to contribute over $1.143 billion to the nation’s economy. Horse riding coaching and instructing has particularly strong projected job growth.

Online Courses

Getting accredited in horse care and breeding has been made easy, with the option to enrol in online course study options. This is perfect for students who are unable to make it to the classroom and need a more flexible alternative to in-class study.

 If a career with horses sounds like the perfect fit for you, take a step towards a profession in the equine industry by having a look at our Certificates in horse breeding and equine studies today.

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