Beginners horse handling safety skill set


This skill set aims to prepare inexperienced or novice learners for interacting with horses and safely undertaking horse handling activities. It covers knowledge of horse behaviour and safe work practices and horse handling across a range of equine sectors.

Possible job titles include:

  • Stablehand
  • Assistant farm or station hand

Course structure

Packaging rules:
3 units must be completed:

  • ACMEQU201 Work safely in industries with horses
  • ACMEQU202 Handle horses safely
  • ACMEQU205 Apply knowledge of horse behaviour

Target Group

This skill set is for inexperienced or novice learners to prepare for interacting with horses across a range of equine sectors.

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Skill Set

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Course Fees:
Price on application. This course may be subsidised under NSW Smart and Skilled as a partial qualification.