Level 2 Technical Diploma in Animal Care

If you are looking to start your journey into a career in Animal Care, this one year level 2 course will provide you with the foundation knowledge and skills to do so.
Learner:School Leaver (16-19 Full-time)
Subject:Animal Care
Duration:1 Year(s)
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About the course

If you are interested in animal health and welfare and are keen to understand the theory behind it whilst developing your practical skills, then this is the course for you. During your studies, you will have access to a variery of animals, ranging from small mammals to reptiles and birds. The theory and practical lessons will support you to practice the correct animal care and husbandry of a large range of animals. You will also need to undertake 75 hours of placement in a real working environment.

- Practical animal health - Animal biology and health - Animal care work placement - Animal welfare - Animal behaviour and safe handling - Feeding, accommodating and moving animals

What do I need?

To study this qualification you will need to have achieved at least 4 GCSEs at Grade 3 including English Language, Maths and Science.

Where can I progress next?

On successful completion of this course, you can progress onto a Level 3 course in Animal Management, providing you also meet the necessary English and Maths entry requirements.

Level 2 Technical Diploma in Animal Care
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Level 2 Technical Diploma in Animal Care
Bournville Campus (Longbridge)
Start date:
2 September 2024
Study mode:
Full Time
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