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Animal CareLevel 2 Diploma

This is an ideal course for those looking to work in animal care.

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Overview

This course covers a range of practical animal care modules and prepares you for further study and a career in the animal care sector.

What's covered?

  • Maintain animal accommodation
  • Undertake practical animal feeding
  • Principles and practices of animal establishments
  • Work-related experience in animal care this is a 150 hours work placement which needs to be completed throughout the year (usually one additional day alongside your college days)
  • Maintain animal health and welfare
  • Principles and practices of animal behaviour and handling
  • Understand the basic principles of animal biology

How will my work be assessed?

  • Written reports
  • Graphs and posters
  • Projects
  • Performance observations

What can I do after this?

Animal Management Level 3 90 credit Diploma leading to Extended Diploma.

  • GCSEs at grade three/grade D in maths, English and science, or
  • Progression from Science and Animal management Level 1 Certificate plus maths and English at level one or equivalent
  • Successful attendance at interview event
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Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 1 year
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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  • Venue Thurrock Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 1 year
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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