Assistant Trainers

Course Overview

The Assistant Trainers Course is a residential course which illustrates the importance of an Assistant Trainer both in the yard and on the racecourse

Run over three days, this course covers subjects including:

Staff Management
Media Training
Health and Safety
Racing Welfare
BHA’s Licensing and Security functions
Weatherbys Operations and the Rules

Course Requirements

A recommendation from the Trainer or a CV proving sufficient experience must accompany your application

This course is suitable for Head Grooms as well as Assistant Trainers.

Course Costs


The costs for this course are fully funded for anyone already working within the industry. People working outside racing can apply privately at a cost of £400. B&B accommodation can also be provided at an additional cost of £40.

Course Dates

  • Apply 13/09/2022 - 15/09/2022


To find out more information or for an application to attend the Assistant Trainers course with The British Racing School please contact or telephone 01638 675907.