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Bishop Burton College

Study Equine At Bishop Burton College

Bishop Burton, Beverley, Yorkshire, HU17 8QG
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T: 01964 553000

Job Type: Business Management / Coaching / Science / Sports & Performance / Therapy & Rehabilitation

Bishop Burton College, based in East Yorkshire, is one of the finest land-based colleges and providers of equine courses anywhere in the country.

The college run

  • Equine apprenticeships
  • Further education courses
  • Degree programmes covering all aspects of the industry and has an outstanding track record of student success.

This state-of-the-art complex includes

  • Cross country course spanning 80 hectares of parkland
  • A six kilometre hacking track
  • Therapy Centre with Aqualine water treadmill
  • CET Equine Spa, Solarium and Zamar
  • Rider Fitness and Performance Suite
  • Two Indoor arenas
  • Three outdoor arenas
  • Stabling for over 100 horses

The commercial equine centre hosts an extensive range of competitions, demonstrations and clinics, and is a BHS training and examination centre. The college also uses a broad range of specialist equipment to support research trials.

Bishop Burton regularly hosts regional, national and international equestrian events throughout the year, including showjumping, dressage and horse trials. It is also the host venue for the FEI Pony European Championships 2018

Students benefit from working on these competitions as part of their courses, further preparing them for a variety of roles in the industry. 

Apprenticeship 

Intermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships in Equine – You will have a job and earn a wage as you build up your knowledge and experience within the horse care industry. Also available at Riseholme College, in Lincolnshire.

Further Education Courses 

BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care – This programme has been developed for ambitious people wishing to pursue a career within the equine industry. Also available at Riseholme College, in Lincolnshire.

BTEC Level 3 in Equine Management – This course provides core training for anyone wishing to develop an active career that includes riding, teaching equine science and therapy, for example. Also available at Riseholme College, in Lincolnshire.

Access to Higher Education Diploma in Land-Based Studies – Equine – This course is for students with a passion for working with horses and develops the practical skills and knowledge needed to progress into higher education and study for a degree. Also available at Riseholme College, in Lincolnshire.

Degrees 

FdSc Equine Therapy and Rehabilitation – This programme is designed for people with prior knowledge of horses seeking to develop their academic knowledge and practical skills within the therapy and rehabilitation sector.

FdSc Equine Sports Science and Coaching – This programme combines academic modules in equine and human sports science with practical equitation and coaching modules that will enable you to appreciate the role of the professional coach and to understand the qualities needed to coach effectively.

FdSc Business Management for the Equine Industry – This course will enable students to develop practical equitation skills as well as providing sound business and scientific principles and knowledge related to the equine industry.

BSc (Hons) Equine Sports Science and Coaching – As part of this degree, you will get the chance to combine academic modules in equine and human sports science with practical equitation and coaching modules.

BSc (Hons) Equine Therapy and Rehabilitation – This course covers the core academic and practical applications of equine therapy and rehabilitation and will give you the chance to explore the valuable contribution it makes to producing and maintaining the equine athlete.

BSc (Hons) Equine Science – This degree focuses on equine science with practical application enhanced by the integration of scientific theory.

BSc (Hons) Business Management for the Equine Industry – As part of this degree programme you will learn a combination of equine business and science, giving you an in-depth understanding of the business side of the equine industry.

BSc Equine Health and Nutrition - This programme is held at the Riseholme College, a part of Bishop Burton College, in Lincolnshire. It provides an in-depth specialist understanding of the well-being of the horse through study of the principles underpinning equine health and nutritional management.

Open Days

Open days give prospective new students the opportunity to explore the college’s beautiful campus and stunning facilities, find out everything they need to know about the courses available and meet the friendly staff and students.

Wednesday, 11th April, 2018: 5pm – 8pm

Saturday, 12th May, 2018: 10am – 1pm

Wednesday, 6th June, 2018: 5pm – 8pm

Wednesday, 11th July, 2018: 3pm – 8pm (drop-in)

Wednesday, 18th July, 2018: 3pm – 8pm (drop-in)

Wednesday, 25th July, 2018: 3pm – 8pm (drop-in)

Wednesday, 1st August, 2018: 3pm – 8pm (drop-in)

Thursday, 23rd August, 2018: 10am – 8pm (GCSE results day) 

Contact Details

For more information, or to apply for a course, visit www.bishopburton.ac.uk. Alternatively, call 01964 553 000 or email enquiries@bishopburton.ac.uk/ 

Bishop Burton College

Bishop Burton

Beverley,

East Yorkshire

HU17 8QG

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