Careers and Training

Want to start a career in racing but not sure how? Take a look at the job options below and the training that is available

How can I start my career?

Most people will have a feel for whether they want to work directly with horses or in an office based role. Even the jobs that don't involve working with horses are likely to see you out and about from time to time - that is one of the benefits of working in racing! There are so many different types of jobs in the racing industry you will need to have a good think about what your skills are and where you might most enjoy working.

Getting started

Take a look at the wide range of courses and training opportunities available

What job could I do?

Discover the many different jobs that are available in racing

Discover the Industry

From community engagement to pay and prospects, you can find out more about the racing industry here.

What are my prospects?

No matter where you are in your career, we have a path for everyone.

Course Dates

Apprentice Jockeys Licence Course

Apprentice Jockeys Licence Course An Apprentice Jockeys Licence Course for new Apprentice Jockeys will be held on the following date: 13th and 24th November 2017 at the British Racing School in Newmarket Application forms to reserve places on … Read more

Training for Amateur Riders

Training for Amateur Riders A 2 day training and assessment course for new Amateur Riders wishing to ride under the Rules of Racing will be held at the British Racing School in Newmarket on 29th to 30th August 2017. The course costs £250.00 … Read more