Small Animal Health Care

  • £100 + VAT

  • 5 weeks, 6 pm – 9 pm

During the course, you will learn to describe routine preventative health care for 3 different species and the life cycle and preventative treatment for an endoparasite and an ectoparasite.

During the course, you will also learn to:

  • Describe and discuss the importance of monitoring and reporting clinical signs of ill health
  • Describe clinical signs of ill health for 3 different species
  • Undertake health checks for three different species
  • State the principles of first aid
  • Undertake the initial assessment of at least two injured animals
  • List and discuss five common injuries and initial first aid treatment for each

Portfolio work as well as a practical assessment.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Other part-time courses available include:

  • Exotic animal care
  • Canine first aid
  • Canine health and welfare

During the course, you will also learn to:

  • Describe and discuss the importance of monitoring and reporting clinical signs of ill health
  • Describe clinical signs of ill health for 3 different species
  • Undertake health checks for three different species
  • State the principles of first aid
  • Undertake the initial assessment of at least two injured animals
  • List and discuss five common injuries and initial first aid treatment for each

Portfolio work as well as a practical assessment.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Other part-time courses available include:

  • Exotic animal care
  • Canine first aid
  • Canine health and welfare

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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