Animal Welfare & Science


Course Title: Level 1 Practical Animal Care
Course Code: AC202

Department: Animal Welfare & Science
Course Type: Full time

Are you interested in a future working with animals and care about the environment? Do you need some extra support to achieve your career aims?
This one year course will give you the opportunity to develop your knowledge, practical skills and team working by working with a range of animal species.
During the year you will also develop the abilities, personal qualities and employability skills to equip you for the next level course or future employment.



C&G Level 1 Diploma in Land-based Studies

Course Content

Topics covered include:
Husbandry of animals including: feeding, cleaning out and health checking
Handling, restraint and exercising of animals
Safe and effective working
Performance in the land-based industry

Next Steps

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Animal Care Intermediate Apprenticeship in Animal Care

Career Opportunities

A huge range within the animal industry. Including animal care assistant Kennel and cattery assistant Pet shop assistant