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Animal Care Level 2 Diploma

This qualifi­cation meets the needs of learners who may wish to work within the animal care industry or progress to further learning and/or training.

The quali­fication allows learners to develop underpinning knowledge, whilst practicing skills that could be used within employment in the animal care industry.

Course content

  • Undertake work-related experience in the land based industries
  • Introduction to the principles and practices of animal behaviour and handling
  • Introduction to animal breeds and grooming
  • Contribute to the care of exotic animals

Method of assessment

  • Written assessments
  • Assignments
  • Practical assessments

Entry requirements

Land Based Studies Level 1 Diploma

What can I progress onto?

There are over 1,126,000 people employed in the environmental and land based sector. This amounts to 4% of all employment in the UK.

Course Application

Case Study

“I love the course and knew this was what I wanted to do when I left high school”.

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Kate Miller

Animal Care Apprentice