Three colleges in Great Britain offer Approved Farriery Apprenticeships.
An ancient craft...
Become a farrier
In Great Britain the approved route to becoming a qualified farrier is by undertaking an Advanced Apprenticeship.
There are three colleges in Great Britain who provide approved Farriery Apprenticeships - Hereford and Ludlow College, Myerscough College and Warwickshire College.
Please visit each of the college websites for more information.
An ancient craft…
A farrier is a skilled craftsperson who makes shoes for horses and similar animals.
A 'farrier' shouldn’t be confused with a 'blacksmith'. Both work with metal but only a farrier is permitted to fit shoes to horses.