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The BGA

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The British Grooms Association (BGA) is the professionalmembership body for everyone who works with horses.

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BGA Membership

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As a member, you will be joining thousands of other grooms who belong.

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Renew

Renew your BGA membership, the world's only association for those who work with horses.

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Personal accident and liability policies. Suitable if you are employed or self-employed.

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Insurance Membership

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BGA Member Resources

Personal Accident

No. 1 trusted grooms insurance, making sure you're covered if things go wrong.

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Freelancers Liability

Freelancers Liability Insurance - discounted bespoke price for BGA members only.

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Travel Insurance

Going abroad with work? Don't forget your travel insurance. Affordable policies for grooms.

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Find a job

Looking for a new opportunity? Have a look at our BGA Job Board.

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Advertise a job

On the search for a new team member? Advertise your job from just £10.

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Freelance Grooms

Looking for a freelance groom? Are you a freelancer wanting to advertise your services?

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Certified BGA freelancer

Stand out to your clients as a certified professional freelance groom.

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Client agreement creator

Create your own smart written agreements for your clients.

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Freelance advert

Advertise your business and get more clients.

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Where to train

Whether you're looking for a college or a horse care course, finding the right course is easy.

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BGA E learning

Our e-learning courses are free for members and include the BEF recognised Groom Clean.

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Grooms Life Blog

What it's really like being a groom. Hear from our members.

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Contracts

Creating bespoke, compliant, contracts is easy with the EEA's Contract Creator.

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Employment Essentials

From employment staff, to health and safety - there is a complete toolkit to support you.

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Find a groom

Need to advertise a new job? Or find a freelance groom?

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Becoming a member

We exist to support BGA members throughout their career as a groom, providing support, advice and education to all working in the industry and to speak up on the issues that really matter.

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Join a community of thousands of grooms just like you.

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Discounted insurance products tailored for all who work with horses.

Learn

Dedicated online information and training resources at your fingertips.

Support

Friendly and expert advice on all career and employment related matters.

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Grooms Life Blog
and News

Blog Jenny Ellis

Jenny Ellis - Silliness in Sydney

Jenny shines the light on the social life of being a groom .…

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Blog Ben Furnival

International Man of Mystery!

Ben Furnival's blog will make you smile, grab a cuppa and take five......…

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Blog Jackie Potts Paris

Jackie Potts - Twenty Years of Olympic Games

Jackie Potts looks back to her first Olympics in 2004.…

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Blog Alan Davies Paris

Alan Davies - Olympic year is here again!

Alan Davies shares some of his Olympic Games memories.…

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Blog Emma Cornish

Being a groom leads to great things...

Freelance groom Emma Cornish shares her experience as an Olympic volunteer.…

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Blog Alison Bell

Why are the Olympics so special?

In the lead up to Paris, let's look at why the Olympics are different to other events.…

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