Course Title Level 3 Award/Certificate in Practical Animal Care
Code 58

Overview of the Course

This qualification is designed to help you to build the industry knowledge and practical skills needed to progress into higher levels of learning or sustainable employment in the animal care sector

What topics will I study?

The topics covered include:

Health and welfare of animals The handling and restraint of animals

Accommodation of animals Diets and feeding regimes for animals

Advice and guidance on the choice and care of animals to prospective keepers

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is designed for anyone interested in working with animals


You can progress into employment in the animal care sector or gain a more senior position within your existing employment. You can progress onto further study.

What are the entry requirements?

Initial assessment


15 weeks for the award. An academic year for the certificate.




You will attend class once a week on a Wednesday from 6.00-9.00pm A placement in an animal care setting would be beneficial


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