Diploma Courses

Foundation Course

4-14 weeks £Varies dependent on course

Experience Level:

No experience required

The first step towards working in horseracing, this is an apprenticeship programme which opens the door to this multi-million pound industry. Your journey starts here!

Course Dates

This is a fully residential course at The British Racing School
  • 12/08/2019 - 18/11/2019
  • 16/09/2019 - 20/12/2019
  • 20/01/2020 - 23/03/2020
  • 09/03/2020 - 11/05/2020
  • 23/03/2020 - 29/06/2020
  • 11/05/2020 - 13/07/2020
  • 06/07/2020 - 12/10/2020
  • 17/08/2020 - 19/10/2020
  • 01/09/2020 - 07/12/2020
  • 14/09/2020 - 16/11/2020
  • 12/10/2020 - 14/12/2020
  • 26/10/2020 - 14/12/2020
  • 09/11/2020 - 11/01/2021

Diploma Courses

Level 2 Apprenticeship Equine Groom (Racing)

12-18 months £FREE

Experience Level:

Intermediate

An essential step towards working in the racing industry, the Level 2 Apprenticeship Equine Groom (Racing) gives you all the skills and experience you need to further your career.

Course Dates

This is a course run by The British Racing School

Diploma Courses

Level 3 Apprenticeship Senior Equine Groom (Racing)

Five Days £FREE

Experience Level:

Intermediate

The Level 3 Apprenticeship Senior Equine Groom (Racing) is a highly valued, industry recognised, advanced qualification, required for the top positions in the horseracing industry.

Course Dates

This is a fully residential course at The British Racing School
  • 06/01/2020 - 10/01/2020
  • 27/04/2020 - 01/05/2020
  • 20/07/2020 - 24/07/2020
  • 07/12/2020 - 11/12/2020

Diploma Courses

Ground Based Yard Staff Course

Six weeks £Free (£50 deposit)

Experience Level:

No experience required

The Ground Based Yard Staff Course is available to anyone who is keen to work in racing but doesn’t want to ride.

Course Dates

This is a course at the British Racing School
  • 06/01/2020 - 14/02/2020

Diploma Courses

Flexible Learning Programme

Two Years £FREE

Experience Level:

Beginner

The Flexible Learning Programme (FLP) is a two year course offered to 14-16 year olds as a one day release from school.

Course Dates

A one day release from school

Diploma Courses

Introduction to Racing Course

One week £FREE

Experience Level:

No experience required

During this FREE fully residential 2.5 days at the BRS, you will experience the buzz of race day, the excitement of sales, as well as the thrill of the ride on a racehorse.

Plus the opportunity to be interviewed for the Foundation course at the end of the 2.5 days.

Course Dates

This is a fully residential course at the British Racing School
  • 16/12/2019 - 18/12/2019

Diploma Courses

FOUNDATION DEGREE

Open Ended

Experience Level:

Intermediate

This course is still in development stages with the intention of starting courses from September 2020 onwards, please log back in later this year for updates.

Course Dates

Further Education in the Horseracing Industry

Diploma Courses

Level 3 Diploma in Administration and Organisation of Horse Racing

Open £300

Experience Level:

No experience required

The level 3 Diploma in Administration and Organisation of Horseracing is designed for those who already are, or are looking to work, in the racing industry on the administration side.

Course Dates

This is a course at The British Racing School
  • 03/07/2017 - 01/01/2020