Level 2

Animal Care Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus

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.

Entry Requirements

  • Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH

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Course Structure

  • Maintain animal accommodation
  • Undertake practical animal feeding
  • Principles and practices of animal establishments
  • 150 hours of work experience must be completed in order to pass your course. (These hours must be completed on your none college days).
  • Maintain animal health and welfare
  • Principles and practices of animal behaviour and handling
  • Understand the basic principles of animal biology

Assessment & Feedback

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

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

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