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Race Horse Groom Training Groom Training
Located on the edge of the town of Olds in central Alberta, Olds College serves over 1,500 students. Focusing on hands-on training, Olds College offers programs located in specialized facilities including a meat cutting facility, an expansive greenhouse, a heavy equipment maintenance bay, a treatment wetlands, farrier lab, two indoor equestrian facilities and modern sewing labs.
Olds College students may enrol in certificate, diploma and applied degree programs in areas such as agriculture, animal sciences, business administration, environment, fashion, horticulture, land, technology and trades. The Olds College community includes dozens of student clubs, ranging from athletic leagues to an award-winning rodeo club. The Olds campus houses a modern fitness centre, tennis courts, soccer fields and a swimming pool, as well as a new student residence, an extensive library, fine arts centre and a botanic garden.
Satellite Campuses or Offices
Calgary - Fashion Institute
Program Type Standard
Credential Type Certificate
Length 1 Year or Less
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
- 18 years of age or older
- 50% or better in English Language Arts 10-1 or 10-2
- 50% or better in Math 10C
- Submit 2 references (does not need to be equine related)
- Submit a response to 2 required questions
- Complete the On-campus Interview and Practical test
- Sign the Self Declaration
- Sign the Horse Racing Alberta contract
- Meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement
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Updated August 22, 2019. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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