This is the perfect course for you to study theoretical aspects of animal care and apply them to practical tasks.
Learners could progress into employment, onto an Apprenticeship, or further their studies by taking other qualifications at Level 3.
Compulsory topics include:
- Maintain animal health and welfare
- Animal feeding and accommodation
- Animal behaviour and handling
- Working in the animal care industry
- Health & safety
- The principles of animal biology
- Care of exotic animals
- Caring for zoo animals
Ideal if you do not already have a level 2 animal care qualification and are interested in the the Technical aspect of animal care where you will study theoretical aspects of the subject and apply them to practical tasks.
16-18 year old – Attendance days Monday and Wednesday 09:00 – 16:00
Term time only. The term starts in September and finishes in July.
No Entry Requirements, learners can not already hold a Level 2 Diploma or above in Animal Care. Preferably learners to hold a minimum of GCSE Grade 3 in English, Math and Science.
This course is fully funded for school leavers.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL COMMUNICATION WILL BE ELECTRONIC, PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (Junk) ACCOUNT REGULARLY.
If you have any issues with applying online and need additional support including reasonable adjustments with the application process please contact the Admissions team on 01752 202269.