Welcome to Racing Staff 

This area of Racing2Learn will explain about the bespoke and relevant training for stable and stud staff, offered through training providers including Careers Advice and Training Services (CAT's) and the National Association of Racing Staff (NARS). You will be able to follow the links to find out further information.

You may also be interested in seeing an overview of training in the Horseracing Industry Training Courses by clicking here.

We have other eLearning courses which are currently in development. Please check back soon to enhance your learning and development with these courses.

Courses and Resources

Further Opportunities

Our partnership with West Suffolk College has seen us be able to offer a
wider range of online courses, click here to see what is available.
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Careers Advice and Training Service (CATS)

CATS is a Careers Advice and Training Service for staff working within the British horseracing industry. The service can be used by anyone who wants to progress and develop within their current role or within the wider British horseracing industry.
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NARS – Mathematics in Racing

This course is an informal way to test your Maths knowledge based on solving problems that could come up in the workplace.
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NARS – English in Racing

This course is an informal way to test your English skills, using various racing examples this module includes reading, writing and listening activities.
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CATS Resources

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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NARS – Introduction to Mentoring

This course is an informal way to learn about Mentoring and various ways that it can be used effectively in a racing environment.
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NARS – Introduction to Leadership and Team Skills

This course is an informal way to learn about Leadership and Team skills, good practice and how they could be implemented in a racing environment.
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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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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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