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ACM20217 – Certificate II in Horse Care RTO 22130


Certificate II in Horse Care


Course description

The Certificate II in Horse Care provides individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to work safely when handling and caring for horses. It includes stable duties, fitting gear and assisting with horse exercise work, competition and transport requirements. The skills and knowledge needed to ride horses are also included if they are occupational requirements.

Location Saddle On Learning Hub

550 Elcho Road

Lovely Banks, 3213

Duration  1 to 2 years (Depending on individual)
Course Fees 2019 Course fees structure
Am I eligible? Visit the Skills Victoria website for information on your funding eligibility.
Start Date Anytime!
Classes run on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 
Further Inquiries For any further inquiries please give us a call on 03 5282 4017 or email admin@saddleon.com.au


Course structure 

To obtain ACM20217 Certificate II in Horse Care, learners must satisfactory complete a total of 14 units/modules comprising:

  • 6 core units
  • 8 elective units

Total of 663 hours

ACMEQU201 Work safely in industries with horses
ACMEQU202 Handle horses safely
ACMEQU203 Provide basic care of horses
ACMEQU204 Perform daily tasks in the horse industry
ACMEQU205 Apply knowledge of horse behaviour
ACMGAS202 Participate in workplace communications
ACMHBR201 Check and treat horses
ACMHBR203 Provide daily care for horses
HLTAID003 Provide first aid
VU21409 Assist in the preparation of a horse for an event
VU21403 Implement and monitor a horse feeding program
VU21404 Relate equine form and function
VU21402 Implement horse health and welfare practices
VU21401 Work safely in a equine organisation



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