Animal Conservation and Welfare

Introduction

Course Title: Level 3 – Advanced Technical Certificate in Animal Management
Course Code: AC234

Department: Animal Conservation and Welfare
Course Type: Full time



This qualification enables you to gain the skills and knowledge required for working with and caring for animals. Good practical skills are really important when looking after animals. You will learn to work safely with animals, be responsible for the planning and carrying out of animal husbandry, their health and handling together with their feeding and nutrition. You will also learn about animal behaviour, animal breeds and welfare.
This qualification is delivered alongside GCSEs in English and maths. It provides an introduction to the core skills and knowledge required to enter employment in the animal care and mangement industries and the first steps to a career in working with animals. Working with animals requires hard work and dedication and these care skills could set you off on your career.

Overview

Qualification

C&G Advance Technical Certificate in Animal Management

Course Content

Principles of Health and Safety
Undertake and review work related experience in the Land-based Industries
Animal Health and Husbandry
Animal Feeding and Nutrition
Animal Behaviour and Communication
Animal Welfare and Breeding
Biological Systems of Animals

Entry Requirements

Level 2 qualification in Animal with Distinction plus 2 GCSEs Grade C/5 or above. Recent experience of working with animals is essential. You must be prepared to work outside in all weathers with a wide range of animals.

Next Steps

Year 2 Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Animal Management (720) Apprenticeships

Career Opportunities

You might progress onto work as an Animal Care Worker Animal Care Assistant Maintenance working in an animal care setting Apprentice in an animal care business