Become a qualified Equine Horse Care professional. The course provides an opportunity to interact with and learn from very successful, highly qualified and experienced professionals. It also allows you to enter into a profession that provides great lifestyle benefits for horse lovers.
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Stablehand / Foreperson
Equine Businesses and Outlets
Pet Shop staff member or owner
Trainer / Instructor
Trail Ride and Pony Party Organizer
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International Approval and Registration Centre
Online delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
Blended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
In class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
Virtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
Duration study load
This course takes approximately 31 weeks to complete.
ICI courses allow you to study at your own pace with no assignment deadlines. This means that you determine the pace of the course and within which time period you will ultimately complete your studies in.
Completing your course with ICI is flexible as you can fast-track and graduate in a matter of months. You complete activities and submit assignments whenever you are ready.
The maximum time given to complete a program is three years.
This entire course is carried out via Distance Learning (also known as correspondence learning).
Distance learning is ideal if you need to work around work, family, or other commitments. It is also extremely beneficial should you simply wish to fast-track your studies (and career) and not be locked into a timetable.
Our course content and learning experience ensure that your course is relevant and interesting. Learning, tutorial assistance and assessments take place whenever and wherever you are in the country or world. It takes place at your own pace on your own terms to fit your lifestyle.
As an ICI student, you’ll never endure a pop quiz, spend countless hours and hundreds of dollars travelling, and never be late with an assignment or for class.
Fast-track your career as a horse care professional
Learn the inside secrets of how to become a horse care pro in months not years!
Study an equestrian / horse care course that was designed in conjunction with senior members of the profession
Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
Have access to a tutor
Easy interest-free payment plans from as low as $49 per week
Recognition of prior learning
This course and qualification is a great way of consolidating existing knowledge via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), updating your industry skills and contributing towards your professional development.
It is also one of the most practical steps you can take towards working towards gaining a promotion or better-paid position. Course fees can be claimed as a tax deduction as long as the course is sufficiently connected to your work activities.
Equine Perception & Behaviour
Purchasing a Horse
Equine Pasture Management
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About International Career Institute
The International Career Institute (ICI) is a private and independent provider of education and training. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. At present, students from 77 countries study with ICI from the comfort of their home or office. Over 80% of students are Australian residents. Using experienced industry-based faculty and the latest resources, ICI delivers over 50 exciting careers and lifestyle focused courses to a broad range of people and businesses. ICI graduates are given skills that will improve their employment prospects and increase their value to employers. The Institute listens to employers through its strong links to industry. Our tutors are professionals who are not full-time teachers but rather practitioners who actively work in their field of specialization