Information for parents
The Educ8 Equine advisory team has over 15 years’ experience with equine apprenticeships. We all still own and ride horses, hold a range of industry qualifications up to BHS Instructor level and are passionate about ensuring young people entering into employment in the sector do so with the opportunity to have excellent training, gain industry recognised qualifications and develop valuable practical skills.
Post 16 options
Young people aged 16 and 17 must remain in education or training until the age of 18 unless they have achieved a Level 3 qualification (equivalent to 2 ‘A’ Levels). They are expected to complete any education or training course they start during this time, even if the end date is after their 18th birthday.
The options are:
- School sixth form
- College Further Education Course