Update regarding Open Days

The Doncaster Equine College is taking all sensible measures to limit the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.  One of the measures we’re taking is to cancel planned Open Days until further notice in order to reduce the need for non-essential travel. However, we’re still very keen to talk to everyone who is trying to find out more about the fantastic …

An update for Doncaster Equine College Learners, Parents and Carers

An update for Doncaster Equine College Learners, Parents and Carers: You will be aware that the Education Secretary announced yesterday afternoon that state schools and colleges across the country will close tomorrow until further notice as part of the Nation’s efforts to limit the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. I regret that the Doncaster Equine College Programme here at the …

Important information regarding Covid-19

We feel it is important to notify everyone who attends or supports Doncaster Equine College that in the current Coronavirus conditions we are adhering to advice from the government, NHS and the World Health Organisation. We will continue to ensure all hygiene requirements are met to a high standard and contingency measures are in place, if required over the next …

Training visit from South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue, Animal Rescue Department

On 16th January 2020, we had a visit from the South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Animal Rescue team who were training to enhance their knowledge of equines by handling our horses and ponies, understanding their behavior and different techniques to use in the event of an emergency. A big thank you to their team for showing our Level 3 students …

Dressage Competition a success for DEC learners

On Sunday 1st March 2020, Doncaster Equine College learners took part in the Unaffiliated Dressage Competition, which was held at the National Horseracing College. The second year, level 3 learners were tasked to take the lead on organising the event, in which they proved successful and worked very well as a team. The competition ranged from intro tests to Elementary, …