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The Performance Centre Manager will allow you to fulfil a senior strategic management position within an equestrian business. Often such roles are within an established and sizeable equestrian business, such as an equine college or large equestrian centre. You will be able to support the training and development of junior staff and BHS career students, in addition to offering advice and guidance to clients on all aspects of horse care and management. You may also decide to work on a freelance basis either as a groom and/or consultant at a high level.

This career certificate demonstrates your commitment to upholding the highest standards in equine care and management, and the ability to lead your business and impart your knowledge to others. It also demonstrates your commitment to equine welfare showing your continued development of health and safety and making a valuable contribution to the management of horses within your care.

This career certificate endorses you as an ambassador for the BHS at home and overseas, showing commitment to the continued development and leading standards of horse care and management with the welfare of the horse central to your ethos. You will hold the BHS values at the heart of all you do as a role model in the industry.

The Performance Centre Manager qualification is awarded upon achievement of two sections:

  • Section 1: Care and Welfare
  • Section 2: Business Management

The Performance Centre Manager reflects the modern equine industry and supports learners to become proficient and skilled grooms and centre managers.

For an overview of the Performance Centre Manager qualification and scope of assessment please download the guidance.

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