Animal Care, Technical Certificate Level 2
- September 2022, Full Time
This technical qualification has been designed by employers to deliver the most up-to-date and relevant technical skills, which combine both theory and practical knowledge with real life work experience. You will explore key areas such as animal health, behaviour, and nutrition within cutting edge college facilities.
Why Our College?
Gain hands-on experience
Work with a variety of animals in our Animal Management Centre.
Thriving life sciences industry
The East of England has a thriving life sciences industry with over 3,000 people working in over 200 companies in the industry .
Excellent career opportunities
Courses offer routes into a variety of exciting careers working for a wide range of organisations including international charities, zoological societies, conservation organisations and veterinary practices.
Students wishing to undertake this course require 4 GCSE's at Grade 3 including English and science or a Level 1 qualification normally Merit profile plus GCSE English and maths at Grade 3.
Upon successful completion at Merit, you could progress to Level 3 Diploma in Animal Management or at Pass to Level 3 Diploma in Work Based Animal Care. Alternatively you may wish to gain employment or an apprenticeship.
Animal Care Assistant, Kennel and Cattery worker, 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