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New Zealand Certificate in Equine Skills

Community Colleges New Zealand Limited

Subject area

Animal Husbandry

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

There are no mandatory prerequisites for this qualification.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the equine industry with individuals who have entry level skills and knowledge to work safely around horses, and enter into or continue onto further employment in the equine industry.

This qualification is targeted at people with no or little prior experience with horses, or who have recently begun work in an equine industry workplace.

Graduates will benefit by having a qualification that provides an introduction to the equine industry.
The industry will benefit from this qualification by having entry level staff who are able to work safely and effectively around horses, and thereby contribute to overall workplace safety and productivity.

Graduates will be capable of working under close supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture at this level can earn:

$30,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

54%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Tangiharuru Apa Trust - Agriculture/Forestry Scholarship

Provided by:

Deloitte - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.ngatiwhakaue-eetb.org.nz/

Value:

Fees

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Tuaropaki Trust Tertiary Scholarship Grant

Provided by:

Tuaropaki Trust

Website:

http://www.tuaropaki.com/home/

Value:

For Study Assistance.

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (03) 313 2881
Fax: (03) 313 2889
Email: info@comcol.ac.nz
Web: http:// www.comcol.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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