Course Syllabus Year 1


Thoroughbred Leadership Programme

Theory & Workshops

Ireland Phase - August - October

Godolphin Ireland Management

Irish Industry Structure & Funding

Ireland Racing & Breeding

Sheikh Mohammed’s Bloodstock Interests

Pedigree Analysis

Veterinary Management

Code of Conduct

Personal Development Plans

MBTI Personality Profiling

Multimedia Skills

Conference & Presentations

UK Phase - November - December

Godolphin UK Management

UK Industry Structure & Funding

UK Racing and Breeding

Bloodstock Insurance

Introduction to Legal System

Media Skills

Veterinary Management

Racecourse Management

Multimedia Skills

USA Phase - January - July

Godolphin USA Management

USA Industry Structure & Funding

USA Racing and Breeding

Racing Officials Accreditation Program

Equine Nutrition & Pasture Management

Veterinary & Farriery Management

Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Multimedia Skills

USA Legal System

Innovation & Technology

Client Relations

Conference & Presentations

Graduate Certificate in Management

Ireland Phase - August - October

University College Dublin Equine Anatomy, Physiology & Reproduction

UK Phase - November - December

USA Phase - January - July

University of Kentucky Equine Nutrition

Practical Training & Visits

Ireland Phase - August - October

Personal Awareness

Team Building

Communications

Microsoft Office

Yearling Breaking & Handling

General Horsemanship

Racehorse Trainer & Stud Farm Visits

UK Phase - November - December

Pre-Training Yearlings

Exercising Racehorses

Stud Administration

Racehorse Trainer & Stud Farm Visits

USA Phase - January - July

Care & Management of Breeding Stock Foaling

Racehorse / Pre-Training & Rehabilitation

Nominations Sales

Stud Administration

Racing Official Shadowing

Conformation Evaluation

Stud Farm Visits

Individual Externships

Ireland Phase - August - October

UK Phase - November - December

USA Phase - January - July

6 Week Externship

Extracurricular Activities

Ireland Phase - August - October

Racing at the Curragh & Leopardstown

Goffs Yearling Sales

Alumni Meetings

UK Phase - November - December

Racing at Newmarket and Kempton

Tattersalls Breeding Stock Sales

Alumni Meetings

USA Phase - January - July

Racing at Turfway Park, Keeneland & Churchill Downs

Keeneland & Fasig Tipton Breeding Stock Sales

Kentucky Thoroughbred Farm Managers Club Meetings (KTFMC)

Alumni Meetings