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Horse Studies

Award-winning Training Partnership Renewed

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Racing NSW is pleased to announce the extension of its Award-winning Training Partnership for the delivery of training to the racing industry participants in NSW.

Together with our partners – TAFE Western Sydney Institute (“TAFE WSI”) – the new agreement will ensure the quality service collectively delivered under the banner of Australian Racing and Equine Academy (“AREA”) continues with the signing of a new 3-year partnership agreement.

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Our prime focus in the Horse Studies Unit is to accept the challenge of providing high quality training to meet the demands of this diverse industry. Our expert staff have extensive industry experience in all areas of the equine industry and our aim is to provide specialised training services that best meets your needs.

The Horse Industry is the third largest industry in the country and as such provides employment for a significant number of people in a wide range of horse related areas. We have, over many years, built up a reputation for providing quality training and excellent service aimed to help improve your business.

We offer training and assessment to all areas of the horse industry including:

  • Performance Horse Industry
  • Horse Breeding
  • Farriery and Blacksmithing

Racing Industry:

  • Thoroughbreds - trainees in the workplace
  • Harness Racing - local & remote areas

Staff Profile - Jeffrey (Barney) Rogers

Jeffrey (Barney) Rogers

Jeffrey (Barney) Rogers is a fourth generation farrier and one of 14 family members associated with his company.

Barney has been involved in the farrier business for most of his life.

He has been a member of the Master Farriers Association for the past 27 years and has managed the family business of Rogers Horse Shoeing for 23 years.

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