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Certificate IV in Racing (Jockey)
Duration in months, based on full-time employment
48 - Completion of either of the Certificate III track rider or track driver qualifications from the Racing Industry Training Package will result in a reducing the duration of this apprenticeship to 2 years.
All apprenticeships/traineeships must comply with
The employer is responsible for ensuring compliance with the appropriate industrial award/agreement especially as it relates to payment of National Training Wage Award rates and for specifying this on the training agreement.
Employer Obligations The employer is responsible for ensuring compliance with the appropriate industrial award/agreement nominated on the training contract.
Subsidy for qualification
Number of subsidised nominal hours
Consists of 10 common core units
Subsidy available to existing employees
RTOs with User Choice agreements
The list of RTOs which currently have a purchasing agreement can be found on the Skills Tasmania website at
A full list of Registered Training Organisations who deliver and assess this qualification is available on the Training.gov.au (TGA) website:
School Based option
School based available
To request adding a qualification as a school-based apprenticeship or traineeship please contact Denise Glover on (03) 6233 6417 or Allana Morgan on (03) 6216 4339, or email email@example.com at Skills Tasmania.
RGR40202 Certificate IV in Racing (Jockey)
Last day sign-ups allowed for old qualification
Travel and accommodation allowances are payable to eligible apprentices and trainees who are required to travel either within Tasmania or interstate to attend structured training. Details of the allowances payable and eligibility requirements can be found at
Subsidies under other programs
This qualification may be offered under other programs. Information on these programs can be found on the Skills Tasmania website at