Racing NSW, TAFE NSW Western Sydney

Certificate II in Racing (Stablehand) (Thoroughbred)

National Course Code: RGR20108

TAFE NSW Course Number: RGR20108-02V02

This is an entry level course for people who work or want to work in the horse
racing industry. The stablehand works under the direction of a trainer or stable
foreman but is also able to act autonomously in certain situations requiring
solutions to a limited range of problems, or work as part of a team.

As a stablehand you can be employed in a thoroughbred racing stable
and your prime function will be to care for the animals and to meet their
individual needs of feeding, grooming, exercising and transporting; as well as
keeping the environment safe, clean and hygienic. In a thoroughbred racing
stable you will care for thoroughbreds.

Stablehand for a thoroughbred racing stable.

RGR20108 the Certificate II in Racing (Stablehand) (TAFE course 18401) is a
specific qualification which is part of a suite of national qualifications
ranging from Certificate I in stablehand through to Diploma in Racehorse
Trainer.

The Certificate II in Racing (Stablehand) (TAFE course 18401) will enable
graduates to work as stablehand in a thoroughbred stable environment.

Study Options & Enrolment