Course Dates

View the upcoming Courses and Training dates at the various industry Training Providers

  • February, 2018

  • Jockey Training

    Conditional Licence & Category B Course

    The Conditional Licence and Amateur Category B Courses are combined.  The course is open to any rider wishing to take out a Category B permit subject to the existing pre-qualifying conditions and for potential Conditional jockeys.  The next course will be held on the following date:

    19th February to 2nd March 2018 at the British Racing School in Newmarket

    Applications from both Category B amateurs and Conditional Jockeys should be made to the British Horseracing  Authority Licensing Department on 020 7152 0148.

  • Apprenticeship Course (Racing Option)

    Apply now for courses run at the Northern Racing College in Doncaster and start your career in racing.

    12 week residential course at the Northern Racing College followed by a 6 week work experience at a racing yard.  No previous equine experience or academic qualifications required. Riding and non riding courses available.

    Start date 23rd February 2018

    For more information please contact Sarah Beattie on 01302 861029 or email sarah.beattie@northernracingcollege.co.uk

  • Graduate Development Programme

    Applications for the British Horseracing Graduate Development Programme 2018 are now invited. This Programme, celebrated its 25th running in 2015, provides an invaluable source of talent to the sport and its supporting industry. Its starts in July with a FREE 2 week residential course in Newmarket. Following this, industry placements usually start immediately and last for at least 8 weeks.

    Applications will close on 28th February 2018. For more information and details on how to apply, please click here.

  • Entry to Employment Programme for Equine College Students

    A five week residential training course followed by a work placement at a Racehorse Trainer’s yard

    The Entry to Employment programme offers a route into the horse racing industry for those in their final year of studies at an Equine College or who have recently graduated and who have a strong desire and interest to work with racehorses.

    The training course will teach participants how to ride and look after racehorses. Courses take place at both The British Racing School in Newmarket and Northern Racing College in Doncaster during the Summer months.

    You must be finishing your Equine College Course in 2018 and be able to start employment in the racing industry at the end of the 5 week training Programme. You must also be physically fit.

    To apply, please click here.

  • April, 2018

  • Apprenticeship Course (Racing Option)

    Apply now for courses run at the Northern Racing College in Doncaster and start your career in racing.

    12 week residential course at the Northern Racing College followed by a 6 week work experience at a racing yard.  No previous equine experience or academic qualifications required. Riding and non riding courses available.

    Start date 13th April 2018

    For more information please contact Sarah Beattie on 01302 861029 or email sarah.beattie@northernracingcollege.co.uk

  • May, 2018

  • Overview of British Racing Seminar

    Do you want to develop your career in horseracing or perhaps you are new to the industry and would like to expand your knowledge of the sport? Get a jump start with this seminar, delivered by the Northern Racing College on behalf of the British Horseracing Authority.  It offers a friendly and fascinating introduction to the world of racing.

    Venue: Newmarket Racecourse

    Date: 23rd May 2018

    Hosted by: Mick Fitzgerald

    View Course Brochure/Booking Form

  • November, 2018

  • Overview of British Racing Seminar

    Do you want to develop your career in horseracing or perhaps you are new to the industry and would like to expand your knowledge of the sport? Get a jump start with this seminar, delivered by the Northern Racing College on behalf of the British Horseracing Authority.  It offers a friendly and fascinating introduction to the world of racing.

    Venue: Newbury Racecourse

    Date: 20th November 2018

    Hosted by: Mick Fitzgerald

    To book you place or to view more information, click on the link below:

    View Course Brochure/Booking Form

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