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Learning and development is a key pillar in building the leadership capabilities and professional skills of Jockey Club employees.

The Hong Kong Jockey Club College is the learning hub for employees across all levels. It offers an array of comprehensive learning and development programmes specifically designed to bolster career advancement and foster talent growth.

The Club also provides a wealth of learning resources, such as e-learning, digital learning tools, and external study assistance.

This robust support system, coupled with our learning culture, empowers employees to take the reins of their personal and professional development, supporting their continuous growth and skills improvement.

Professional Development Programmes

Leadership Programmes — Leadership programmes are based on the Club’s Leadership Competency Model. They aim to enhance the capabilities of managers across all levels and assist them in achieving their career goals.

Professional Skills Programmes — A wide range of professional skills programmes equip employees with the necessary skills to excel in their roles and further their career progression.

Digital Learning — A flexible online learning platform with a vast array of digital learning tools and virtual learning options enable employees to learn anytime, anywhere.

Sponsorship for External Training and Qualifications — Self-development scholarships, sponsored learning schemes, and assistance with professional examinations to support employees’ pursuit of continuous learning and self-improvement.

QF Accredited Programme — The Club offers different levels of accredited programmes developed internally and recognised under the HKSAR Government’s Qualifications Framework (QF).

Racing Professional Development Programmes

The Club’s Racing Talent Training Centre provides training programmes to meet the specialised needs of the horse racing industry. They enable employees to operate at a standard that exceeds accepted industry requirements. Many of the programmes have received accreditation from the Hong Kong Council of Academic Accreditation and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ), which means that employees can obtain internationally-recognised professional qualifications. Over 1,900 racing employees have already completed these courses.

Candidates aspiring to become jockeys or to work in other areas of the racing industry can also join the Racing Trainee Programme.

The Hong Kong Jockey Club College, Membership and Hospitality Academy

The Hong Kong Jockey Club College, Membership and Hospitality Academy provides opportunities for employees in Membership to develop their professional skills and hospitality careers. The Academy provides two Qualifications Framework programmes: the Professional Diploma in Hospitality Excellence (QF Level 5) and the Advanced Certificate in Hospitality Excellence (QF Level 4). Both are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications. The Club is the first non-academic member of the hospitality industry to offer a QF Level 5 programme in Hong Kong. (View Details)