BHS Stage 3 Care

About the Course

This practical programme is aimed at those wanting to progress from the BHS Stage Two Certificate, in horse care.

Participants will be shown how to look after a number of horses using the equine industry's accepted protocols, in caring for stabled and grass kept horses.

Training focuses on understanding equine behaviour, physiology and measuring vital health signs. One session will be dedicated to Lunging.

The training is offered in preparation for the British Horse Society (BHS) Stage Three examination, not included in the cost.

Holders of the BHS Stage Three certificate are able to proceed on to BHS Stage Four. A full and detailed syllabus may be obtained from the British Horse Society website.

Entry Requirements

Minimum age to do BHS Stage 3 exams is 17 (Parental consent required) - BHS Stages 1 & 2 and BHS Ride Safe are pre-requisites for this BHS Examination.

Please come appropriately dressed for an equine yard.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in the course.

Useful Information

British Horse Society (BHS) examinations must be booked, no later than two weeks prior to the exam date. For more information visit, email or telephone 02476 840508.

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Please bring your own refreshments.

Course Dates

Course dates are not currently available. Please email us to register your interest and we will contact you when dates have been arranged.