This Level 1 course offers a mainly practical insight into the various aspects of Animal Care. You will gain a combination of practical skills and knowledge to further your career in the industry or progress further in this area of study.
This course starts in September
Level 1 Diploma
Overview & Modules
There is a strong emphasis on practical training and applied knowledge throughout the course, which is combined with lectures, field trips, guest speakers and visits linked to your area of study.
Modules may include:
Developing performance in land-based industries
Feeding and watering animals
Handling and restraint of animals
Exercise of animals
You will also develop a number of skills including numeracy, literacy and digital skills throughout the course.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in a variety of ways which could include practical assessments, case studies, presentations and continual class assessment.
There are no formal requirements; however you will need to attend an interview which includes a written task.
Continue your studies
Following successful completion, progress to Level 2 Animal Care.
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