Equine Studies

Equine Studies

The Equine Studies course by Woods & Co Education is for those that want a rewarding career in the equestrian industry in Australia or to simply expand their knowledge in the field.

The course covers topics such as:

Horse psychology and handling.
• Buying a horse.
• Horse feeding for special purposes.
• Their digestive systems.
• Pasture management and grooming.
• Horse bedding and mucking out.
• The advantages and disadvantages of shoeing.
• The difference between horse conditioning and exercise.
• Tack d tack fitting and more. 

By the end of the course, students will have the chance to work in various equine roles such as a stable hand, horse handler, or horse trainer, and provide the best possible care to all horses.

  • Study this course from $25 per week on a flexible payment plan.
  • Study 100% online from anywhere in Australia.
  • Self-paced study & 24/7 access to the course allow you to study anytime, anywhere, at a pace that fits your schedule until completion.
  • Course tutor to help you every step of the way and answer any questions you have.
  • A Certificate of completion and a statement of attainment upon completion of your course.
  • Horse psychology and handling
  • Buying a horse
  • Conformation
  • The digestive system and principles of feeding and watering
  • The grass kept horse and pasture management
  • Grooming
  • Industry applications
  • Feeds
  • Stabling
  • Bedding and mucking out
  • The foot and shoeing
  • Exercise and conditioning
  • Tack and tack fitting
  • Horse facility design