|Groom One Certificate (Currently not being offered in 2013)||Diplomas & Certificates|
|Do you...Love horses...Want to work with horses?|
Groom One is designed for newcomers to the horse industry who wish to become competent, employable grooms. The Groom One Certificate program is recognized by Standardbred Canada as approved training for an entry-level position in the harness racing industry.
The Groom One Certificate Program has 4 Phases. Phases can be taken as a group or individually.
- Phase 1, 2, and 4 are hands-on at designated locations.
Phase One:Orientation (recommended)
Phase Two:Work Experience
Phase Three:Groom One Online
Phase Four:Assessment to complete certificate
|2-day Orientation Session highlighting:
- horse handling
- daily routine
- horse health- disease prevention
- first aid- risk management- licensing & employment issues
|students are assisted with finding entry level employment||Computer based educational course. The CD based units are complemented by online discussions & presentations with industry mentors.
The 6 units include:
THE HORSE: identification, anatomy, physiology, gaits & behaviour
HORSE HANDLING: basic handling skills & safety
HORSE CARE: horse health & disease prevention
NUTRITION: feeds & feeding
MANAGEMENT: daily routines, safety, tack & equipmentCOMMUNITY LIVING: (resources for successful career in the industry)
|demonstration of skills and knowledge|
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|Currently not being offered in 2013||Currently not being offered in 2013||Currently not being offered in 2013|
|For further information please contact: (519) 824-4120, ext 54205 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org|