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Qualification: Equine groom (no legal status)

Equine groom (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, carry out and check own work,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • communicate with co-workers, clients and professional services,
  • prepare and maintain space and equipment for horses,
  • raise horses,
  • feed and care for horses,
  • socialise young horses,
  • prepare horses for various work purposes,
  • ride and train horses,
  • care for the reproduction and health protection of horses.

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VALIDATION

During the counselling process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and recognises the catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification. 

VERIFICATION METHOD

Service with an oral presentation.

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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

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  • Completed elementary school and
  • driving licence categories B, E and F.

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Providers of procedures for identifying and validating national vocational qualifications are entered in a register of providers maintained in the relevant database of the National Reference Point for Occupational Qualifications. Providers include: vocational schools, companies, inter-company training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.

NQF Level: 
4
Access requirements: 
  • Completed elementary school and
  • driving licence categories B, E and F.
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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.