Welcome to Coaching In The Racing Industry

Coaching is available for Jockeys and Racing Staff in the industry. This area of Racing2Learn will give you information about accessing coaching or how to become a coach.

Courses and Resources

Sharing Good Coaching Practice

Explore this resource to view demonstrations by BHA Jockey Coaches demonstrating a range of coaching techniques that improve fitness, balance, technical and tactical skills of riders and jockeys.
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Level 1 Coaching Course

This course contains the five tasks needed for the knowledge and understanding section of the Level 1 Coaching Assistant Portfolio.
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Jockey Coaching

The British Horseracing Authority’s jockey coaching programme is a coaching and mentoring initiative, designed to further improve levels of horsemanship and professionalism in the sport.
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Rider Coaching

The British Horseracing Authority’s initiative to launch a coaching programme aimed at professional racing grooms and stud staff is a great step forward for racing in general and horsemanship in particular.
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Coaching Matters

Explore coach learning opportunities and find out what continued professional development activities are available. Keep up to date with newsletters, recent case studies and bulletins. 
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Racing Welfare Mental Health Courses

Racing Welfare currently provides two types of of mental health courses. Click here to find out more information below to help you decide which course is best for you.
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Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity

One in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. Completing this course will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to better understand and support people living with mental health problems, and create a positive environment that ensures they enjoy the benefits…
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Basic Principles of Racehorse Welfare

This course is about the basic principles of racehorse welfare. The BHA has established a comprehensive strategy to safeguard the welfare of racehorses before, during and after they leave the sport and to ensure all those who are involved with racehorse care and management fully understand their res…
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Coaching Learning Resources

To find out more information about coaching, you can also view and download further industry information to develop and widen your knowledge. This includes workbooks, PDF's, fact sheets and other additional resources to support your learning. 

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