The Racing Industry Course (TRIC)

The Racing Industry Course (TRIC) is a week-long residential British Horseracing Authority programme, administered and delivered by the British Racing School.




1 Week – The TRIC course runs from Monday 29th January – Friday 2nd February 2024

Study type

Full-time, Residential, Newmarket

Course overview

Whether you already work within horseracing or simply have a desire to learn about what goes into running and administering the multi-million pound industry then TRIC is the course for you. With an established reputation, TRIC attracts delegates from all over the world as well as a top-class line-up of speakers throughout the week.

This is Run by the British Horseracing Authority, TRIC is held in Newmarket, the epicentre of British racing, and hosted by the British Racing School, which not only provides first-rate lecture facilities but also overnight accommodation and full board for all delegates.

The last TRIC course ran from Monday 29th January (arrival Sunday 28th Jan) – Friday 2nd February 2024.  Dates for the 2025 course will appear here later on this year.


The five-day course is £1,400 which is residential and the price includes all meals, accommodation and excursions.


What will you learn

The course covers all of the major aspects of the racing industry. The course would be suitable for a wide range of people, ranging from those new to racing through to middle manager level or anyone who simply wants to broaden their knowledge of the British and international racing scene.

It includes a combination of different activities, with the programme involving lectures, seminars and exclusive behind-the-scenes tours of destinations of interest such as Tattersalls, a top trainer’s yard and a prominent Stud Farm.

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