Pet sitting

  • £130 + VAT
    Please note, this course has a fee and is subject to cancellation terms and conditions.

  • 5 weeks, 6 pm – 9 pm

  • Please enquire for the next start date

  • Pencoed Campus

  • £130 + VAT
    Please note, this course has a fee and is subject to cancellation terms and conditions.

  • 5 weeks, 6 pm – 9 pm

  • Please enquire for the next start date

  • Pencoed Campus

This qualification covers the skills needed to progress to work as a pet sitter.

Mandatory content includes:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a professional pet sitter
  • Current legislation and codes of practice
  • Potential problems and emergencies

A practical assessment with oral questioning.

You must be aged 16 or over.

You must hold a Level 2 animal-related qualification such as:

  • Level 2 Diploma / Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care OR
  • Level 2 Diploma in Equine or Agriculture OR
  • Level 2 Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Canine first aid
  • Dog walking
  • Understanding the behaviour of dogs
  • Dog training skills
  • Looking after puppies and dogs

Mandatory content includes:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a professional pet sitter
  • Current legislation and codes of practice
  • Potential problems and emergencies

A practical assessment with oral questioning.

You must be aged 16 or over.

You must hold a Level 2 animal-related qualification such as:

  • Level 2 Diploma / Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care OR
  • Level 2 Diploma in Equine or Agriculture OR
  • Level 2 Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Canine first aid
  • Dog walking
  • Understanding the behaviour of dogs
  • Dog training skills
  • Looking after puppies and dogs

Pencoed Campus, Pencoed, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our brand new state-of-the-art STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths.

The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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