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Animal Trainer/Horse Breaker

Trains horses for riding, show, work, or racing: Feeds, exercises, grooms, and talks to horses to accustom them to human voice and contact.

 

Tasks:

  • Talks to horses to calm and encourage them to follow lead, or standstill when hitched or groomed.
  • Places tack or harness on horse to accustom horse to feel of equipment.
  • Mounts and rides saddle horse to condition horse to respond to oral, spur, or rein command, according to knowledge of horse’s temperament and riding technique.

Qualifications

For this Position, the skills required could have been developed through on the job training, previous work experience in other related roles and/or through specialised or vocation training.

 

For further information on relevant vocational training at School levelĀ Click Here

 

Specialist vocational training and further education are available through the following institutions;

Marcus Oldham Farm Management College

Australian Agricultural College Corporation

Longerenong College/Workco

 

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