This is a listing of further education and training awards made by QQI. They are at Level 1 to 6 on the NFQ. For awards in Higher Education and Training at Level 6 to 10 on the NFQ please look at the Programmes listing.

Qualification Details

Title

Equine Breeding

Code

6M3507

NFQ Level

6

EQF Level

5

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

08. Agriculture, forestry, fisheries and veterinary > 4. Veterinary > 1. Veterinary

Credit Value

120

Publication Date

16-03-2012

Review Date

Deactivation Date

Status

Active

Certificate Specification

EUROPASS Certificate Supplements

Programme Validation Information

Qualification Requirements

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by QQI before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the certificate specification for this award (see above) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.

The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing:

Awards

Code

Title

NFQ Level

Credit Value

All of the following component(s)

6N3482

Horse Breeding

6

30

6N3483

Pasture Management

6

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

6N1946

Work Experience

6

15

6N1947

Work Practice

6

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

6N0697

Customer Service

6

15

6N1948

Team Leadership

6

15

6N1950

Communications

6

15

6N2191

Leadership

6

15

A minimum credit value of 30 from the following component(s)

6N3368

Equine Nutrition

6

15

6N3386

Equitation Theory

6

15

6N3387

Stable and Yard Supervision

6

15

6N3388

Equine Anatomy and Physiology

6

15

6N3389

Horse Conformation and Evaluation

6

15

6N3395

Mathematics

6

15

The remaining credit value of 15 can be obtained by using vocationally relevant component(s) from level 6. A maximum of 15 credits may be used from level 5.