Assistant Trainer

7th – 9th September 2021 at the British Racing School in Newmarket.

The Assistant Trainers Course is a residential course run over three days. The aim of this course is to illustrate the importance of an assistant trainers’ role both in the yard and on the racecourse.  This course is suitable for Head Grooms as well as Assistants.  A recommendation from the trainer or a CV proving sufficient experience must accompany an application.

The course includes:

  • Staff Management
  • Handicapping
  • Media Training
  • Health and Safety
  • Racing Welfare
  • BHA’s Licensing and Security functions
  • Weatherbys Operations and the Rules

For more information and application forms, please contact Di Farrell-Thomas, The British Racing School, Snailwell Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7NU. Tel 01638 665103 or email:


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