Course Overview

This certification is compulsory for those wishing to transport horses

Animal welfare legislation requires that those who transport horses in connection with an economic activity on journeys over 65kms MUST hold a Certificate of Competence, such as a Level 3 Award in the principles of transporting horses by road on short journeys (formerly CET) or Level 3 Award in the principles of transporting horses on long journeys (Attendant or Attendant/Driver, formerly ACET).

The British Racing School regularly holds exams and assessments for candidates wishing to gain this qualification, use the tab above to find out when the next one takes place and book your place.

Course Requirements

A full UK driving licence is required to be able to take this course

Experience in handling racehorses is also necessary.

Exam Costs

£140 - £160

Course Dates

  • Apply 29/08/2019 - 29/08/2019
  • Apply 26/09/2019 - 26/09/2019
  • Apply 31/10/2019 - 31/10/2019
  • Apply 21/11/2019 - 21/11/2019
  • Apply 19/12/2019 - 19/12/2019


To find out more information or for an application to gain the Transport Qualification with The British Racing School please contact Di Farrell-Thomas at or telephone 01638 675907.