WELCOME TO THE bGA
Your membership is now live and you are a full BGA Member. We are delighted you now belong to your professional association and hope that you enjoy your membership.
You now have access to the member’s areas of our website and so please do jot down somewhere safe your sign in details.
So what do I get?
The Members Zone contains lots of information about working with horses, a guide to becoming a freelancer, how to tips and all of the previous of issues of British Grooms magazine are available for easy online reading.
If you do have any concerns regarding your own employment then it is the My Job section that you should visit. Here you can also download templates of letters for most scenarios you may encounter.
If you are a student then the Student Zone is for you, although you will certainly find the other members areas of interest if you are thinking of making a career out of grooming.
How do I place an advert?
There are two types of adverts you can place for free as a BGA member.
If you are a freelancer then you can place an advert in our highly viewed Freelance Groom Adverts. Your advert will stay live for as long as you are a BGA member.
Finding a job can sometimes be a challenge, so if you are looking for a new position you can advertise yourself as a BGA Job Seeker. Your advert will stay live for 1 month.
You can place these adverts by visiting My Adverts in your account area.
Have you considered?
You have selected the Standard level of membership. This does not include any personal accident insurance; working with horses can be hazardous.
The BGA policies are both affordable and suitable for your job. Discover more about why you need insurance and simply give us a call if you would like to upgrade your membership.
Updating your contact details
It is really important to us that you keep your postal and email addresses always up to date, especially for receiving British Grooms magazine and e-newsletters. It is really easy to change them, simply click on My Account and here you can update everything!
Are you on social media? (who isn’t?) Do make sure you find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter as we have many discussions with members and beyond. You might get to recognise some of our top members names after a while too.
We are here to help
If you meet any problems with using the website or your BGA membership please do contact us. The BGA team is unable to always man the phone or email, so please do leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Once again welcome to the BGA!
The BGA Team