Engineering - Farriery - Apprenticeship

Irish School of Farriery


Course Name Engineering - Farriery - Apprenticeship
Course Provider Irish School of Farriery
Alternative Provider(s) Mayo Sligo Leitrim ETB, Limerick & Clare ETB, Donegal ETB, Dublin & Dun Laoghaire ETB , Galway & Roscommon ETB, Waterford & Wexford ETB, Louth & Meath ETB, Cavan & Monaghan ETB, Laois & Offaly ETB , Tipperary ETB, Longford & Westmeath ETB, City of Dublin ETB, Kildare & Wicklow ETB, Kilkenny & Carlow ETB , Kerry ETB, Cork ETB
Course Code 104923 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Apprenticeship
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Kildare Town
Duration The minimum duration of the course is four years and two months. The course is runover seven phases, four phases consist of the apprentice farriers working with their Employer and the remaining three phases are spent in the Farriery school learning new skills expanding their knowledge and successfully passing all skills demonstrations and theory assessments.
Entry Requirements To enter the course applicants must be 16years old or over, and they must be employed by a National Apprenticeship Employer(Master) who is approved by the SOLAS before they begin the course.
Course Content

The curriculum is constantly changing to keep up with the demands of the industry.

Each apprentice gains experience in the working environment and learns various aspects of the job while on Phases 1, 3, 5, & 7 with their employer. These ...

Subjects Taught

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In phase two the apprentices come into the school for 20 -22 weeks. During this period they learn several basic skills. Modules in phases two:

·Induction and Safety
·Horse care and management
·Anatomy and phys...

Further Enquiries Farriery Ireland
Curragh House, Dublin Rd,
Curragh, Kildare, Co. Kildare,
R51 YF51
+353 45 520765
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