Lantra is asking for participation from all areas of the equine and veterinary sector to help improve National Occupational Standards for equine dental technicians

Eighteen-year-old Emily Smith has been named as the “equine learner of the year”


Equine-specific support and advice for businesses

Equestrian businesses in England can now get equine-specific support and advice thanks to Lantra


Views on apprenticeships needed from those working with animals

Lantra and VETNET are urging anyone working with animals in the south-west to assist with their research into the industry’s views on apprenticeships.


Help to define the equine industry’s national occupational standards

Lantra is calling for horse riders and anyone involved with the equine industry to complete an online survey, to help form the equine industry’s National Occupational Standards

Equestrian employers and employees are being asked to take part in an online survey to gauge the size of the industry.

Representatives of the equine industry have two weeks to have their say in an online questionnaire about equine apprenticeships and training


Stud hand stars in new Lantra careers DVD

The daily life of a stud hand features in a new Lantra Sector Skills Council DVD for young people interested in entering the industry


Horse industry encouraged to offer apprenticeships during the recession

According to Lantra apprenticeships will play a vital role in helping the equestrian and horse racing industries maintain and improve productivity during the economic downturn


Free seminars offer training boost for equine businesses in West Country

Two seminars run by LANTRA to help equestrian businesses boost their profitability will be held next month in Devon and Cornwall