The qualifications for an initial trainer's license are 12 months as a licensed assistant trainer in NY, or 12 months in another jurisdiction with a certificate from track stewards in that state.
In addition to the qualifications set forth in section 4002.8 of this Part, an initial trainer's license may only be issued to an applicant who:
(a) has been employed at least 12 months as a licensed assistant trainer in this State; or
(b) has been licensed as a trainer in another jurisdiction for one year, and presents a certificate from the stewards at a track in such other jurisdiction that they believe such applicant to be a competent and qualified trainer.
Sec. filed Nov. 4, 1983; amd. filed March 3, 2003 eff. March 19, 2003.