Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

We recognise prior learning for entry to a programme and for exemptions.  If an applicant does not meet the minimum entry requirements for a programme, they can apply for admission through recognition of prior learning. We will review each application

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Blended Learning Information

This programme has not yet been delivered via blended learning. Delivery for all modules will be supported by an online course page, where you can access your learner handbook, relevant course information, notes and copies of presentations and where you

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WHAT QUALIFICATION DO I GET IF I COMPLETE THE COURSE

The course leads to a Major Award in Horsemanship at Level 5 on the Irish National Framework of Qualifications. Established in 2003, the Irish National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) is a 10-level, single national entity through which all learning achievements

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Protection of Enrolled Learners (PEL)

Protection of enrolled learners applies to this course. We confirm that we have appropriate arrangements in place for PEL. We have learner protection arrangements in place whereby every learner has an insurance policy which guarantees the repayment to learners of

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If I complete this course can I progress or access more education?

Access, Transfer and Progression On completion of this course you will be eligible to progress to a Level 6 Horsemanship (6M3505) award. Currently this qualification is offered by Teagasc and a selection of Community colleges/ PLC’s (Galway Community College and

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What will I have to do to successfully complete this course?

To achieve the standard required learners should be able to: Read, draft, prepare and understand information across a range of topics. Produce, save and submit electronic files (primarily Word). Act with a considerable amount of responsibility and autonomy. Attend timetabled

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What are the entry criteria?

The learner either has successfully completed a programme leading to the Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certified Applied OR equivalent and who can demonstrate the levels of knowledge, skill and competence associated with NFQ level 4 will be eligible to apply for entry

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What will I have to do for suitability testing?

Complete an application form Complete a suitability test pack (this will be sent out on receipt of a completed application form) – this includes production of a portfolio of material, photographs and research on a specific topic Complete a written

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Who can apply & application form

The application process for this course is now closed, if you are interested in being notified about future deliveries please e-mail education@racingacademy.ie.  Anyone can apply for this course and applicants will have to complete suitability testing in advance of a

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What age do you need to be to apply?

16 years old and upwards.

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WHERE WE ARE

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T: +353 (0)45 522 468
E: enquiries@racingacademy.ie

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