Is it for you? Studying and Working with Horses

Deciding on a career working with horses is easy for some, but it may be a trickier one for others, particularly if you are thinking about a career change.  In this Video, Marcia Devenney from Priory Park Equestrian talks about her experiences working alongside individuals who are studying and working in the equestrian industry and her suggestions for those thinking of doing the same.

Need the Confidence to Work with Horses?

Would like the confidence and skills to work in the equine industry? Our courses are the perfect way to obtain foundation knowledge or upskill for your existing duties. Our Certificate II level course consists of online eLearning with practical training at a horse care facility of your choice.

ACM20217 Certificate II in Horse Care

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About AVT

We have been training animal care, horse care and veterinary nursing students for over 20 years in Australia. Students who undertake AVT courses range from high school-aged students just starting their pre-vocational journey right through to mature-aged students seeking an alternative career path. Graduates are highly respected and sought after by industry professionals, businesses and organisations. If you want the background knowledge and skills to help you secure your career in the animal care industry, check out our nationally recognised qualifications here including ACM20217 Certificate II in Horse Care.

Why choose AVT?

A recent NCVER VET student outcomes report for Applied Vocational Training graduates found:-

  • 89.5% were employed or enrolled in further study after training.
  • 93.6% were satisfied with the overall quality of their training.
  • 95.5% would recommend the training and 93.0% would recommend their training provider.
  • 89.4% achieved their main reason for doing the training.


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