Dog or Horse Racing Official

Also known as Race Steward.
Coordinates and directs horse or dog racing activities, and liaises with other officials to interpret and enforce racing rules and regulations. Registration or licensing is required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $51,018
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 300

What does a Dog or Horse Racing Official do?

  • coaching, training and instructing sportspersons by analysing performances and developing abilities
  • planning and directing game strategies, developing play patterns and analysing game progress
  • motivating Sportspersons and supervising practice sessions
  • recruiting players and other coaching staff
  • arranging entries into sporting competitions
  • promoting sports and skills development, and overseeing the participation of young people in sport
  • officiating at sporting events to enforce rules

Specialisations

  • Handicapper (Racing)

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate III in Racing Services (Cadet Steward)