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Address Easton College, Bawburgh Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR9 5DX

01603 731200

Land-based Studies (Animal), Diploma Level 1

  • 1

    Level 1

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2021

  • Venue
    Easton College

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2021, Full Time


This one year programme will provide you with a solid foundation for progression into Level 2 programmes and apprenticeships, as well as employment within the animal care sector. You'll study key elements of industry, including animal care, employability, and essential practical skills.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of two GCSE's at Grade 1/G and above and successful completion of the Entry 3 Diploma or have English and Maths skills at Entry 3.


This qualification could help you find work within the animal industry, zoos and wildlife establishments, alternatively students may progress onto the Level 2 Certificate in Animal Care or an apprenticeship.

Career Progression

Kennel Assistant, Pet Shop Assistant


If you are a UK or home fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 and over please contact the Advice Shop