Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the RGR08 Racing Training Package meet industry requirements for working as a swab attendant dealing with racing animals in the [insert relevant racing code – greyhound OR harness OR thoroughbred] racing code.


Those undertaking the duties of a swab attendant dealing with racing animals for the greyhound, harness or thoroughbred racing code.


The Racing Swab Attendant Skill Set consists of:

Complete five (5) units of competency.

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic RGRCMN001A

Comply with the rules of racing and related protocols

add topic RGRCMN201A

Follow OHS procedures and environmental work practices

add topic RGRPSG201A

Handle greyhounds

add topic RGRPSH201A

Handle horses

add topic RGRSWA301A

Collect non-blood samples from greyhounds or horses


These units provide credit towards a Certificate III in Racing Services.