Becoming a Farrier

In Great Britain, the approved route to becoming qualified is by completing an Advanced Apprenticeship in Farriery.

The Advanced Apprenticeship (AA) in Farriery includes periods of block release college training, on the job training with an Approved Training Farrier (ATF) and the following mandatory outcomes:

1.    Technical Certificate – WCF Diploma in Farriery (QCF)

2.    Diploma in Farriery (Work Based)

3.    English and Mathematic Functional Skills (Level 2) - if required

4.    College Certificate in Business

5.    6 Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

6.    Employee Rights and Responsibilities


This section will provide you with all the basic information you will need to apply for the Advanced Apprenticeship in Farriery...