This course is perfect if you want to work with animals, either directly hands-on or within wider allied services or businesses.
It is designed to provide you with a wide range of specialist technical practical skills and detailed knowledge and understanding, which will equip you to seek a diverse range of employment opportunities or to further learning within the animal management industries.
- Health and wellbeing
- Husbandry and handling
- Nutrition and feeding
- Animal behaviours and communication
- Breed development, breeding and welfare
- Animal nursing
- Zoological collections
- Wildlife and rehabilitation
- Kennel and cattery management
- Pet allied services
- Work related experience
You can expect to develop specific technical and professional knowledge and skills both in college and at local animal centres including Stonebridge City Farm and Yorkshire Wildlife Park.
664 Nuthall Road
Start: 5th September 2022
Course code: C035819 / Q035820
City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Extended Diploma in Animal Management
You will need four GCSEs including English Language, Maths and Science at grades 4/C or above.
You will be assessed by a portfolio of evidence, unit assignments, practical assessments, and exams.
This qualification opens up a range of employment opportunities including working in animal welfare, within a veterinary practice, dog grooming, kennel and catteries and pet store businesses.
You may want to advance on higher education and could study courses such as:
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees.
If you are aged 19 or over you may still be eligible for funding. Check out our Financial Help pages to find out more!
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