Sessions will include theoretical knowledge to underpin your practical sessions in tasks such as feeding, lambing, foot trimming and wildlife rehabilitation. Your day to day practical sessions will take place at working farms and wildlife rehabilitation centres in the area.
- Maintain animal health and welfare
- Undertake practical animal feeding
- Maintain animal accommodation
- Work experience
- British wildlife species and rehabilitation
- Introduction to caring for farm livestock
- Practical conservation skills
Field trips to locations such as the Brecon Beacons National Park, Animal Parks and National Nature reserves in South Wales will enhance your experience and provide an insight into gaining employment in the sector, for example in animal parks/zoos and pet shops, farms and veterinary practices, wardens/rangers at national and country parks.