Health and safety in an equestrian workplace

Challenge reference: 7045

Notional learning hours  10
Level Entry 3
Preparing for Adulthood pathway
Vocational area
Learning aim

The learner will have an understanding and application of health and safety practices in an equestrian workplace.

Learning context

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Learning outcomes

What the learner needs to know, understand or be able to do

The learner will:

  1. Be able to identify hazards in an equestrian setting.

  2. Be able to identify and use personal protective equipment (PPE).

Assessment criteria

What the learner need to demonstrate in order to meet the learning outcome

The learner can:

    • Identify three common hazards that may be present in an equestrian workplace 
    • Describe one strategy for each hazard to minimise the risk of accidents or injuries
    • Identify three types of personal protective equipment commonly used in an equestrian workplace
    • Explain the purpose and importance of each piece of PPE
    • Demonstrate the correct way to wear, adjust, and maintain each item of PPE