Info for School Teachers, Career Advisors, VET Coordinators and Grade Supervisors
Keep your students engaged whilst helping them to achieve their leaving certificate!
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If you are looking for a VET subject that a student can study, to contribute points towards their leaving certificate at the same time as keeping them engaged and occupied, then a qualification through AEI could be perfect!
What you need to know:
ACM20221 Certificate II in Horse Care or ACM30821 Certificate III in Horse Care may offer points towards your students relevant leaving Certificate.
What’s available in your state?
NSW: Certificate II in Horse Care ONLY - NESA endorsed
QLD: Certificate II and III in Horse Care available
TAS: Certificate II and III in Horse Care available
SA: Certificate II and III in Horse Care available
WA: Certificate II and III in Horse Care available
NT: Certificate II and III in Horse Care available
Be sure to chat with us about what points may be offered for your students!
The nominal hours for the ACM20221 Certificate II in Horse Care is 720 hours.
The Nominal hours for the ACM30817 Certificate III in Horse Care is 1010 hours.
The course is completely self-paced, allowing flexibility with school timetables and extra-curricular activities.
Students can communicate with trainers and assessors within the Australian Equine Institute to help them through the course.
Our trainers have years of experience behind them and attend to the students’ needs with all the passion of a coach!
Students can complete the course with their own horse if they have one, with a lease horse or at a local riding school.
If your school already has equestrian facilities on site, then the practical tasks could be completed using those horses too!
Teachers and Coordinators are encouraged to communicate with the Australian Equine Institute team to ensure the student is maximising the opportunity. It also helps keep all parties 'in the loop' as to the students ongoing progress and performance.
If you have a student that you think would benefit from studying something that they are passionate about, please get in contact with us!
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