BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care
Code 6
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Part Time

Overview

This is a practical, work-related course, which will provide you with a sound foundation for your future career in small animal or behaviour training. Including a mix of practical, classroom, and work-based study, the Level 2 Diploma equips you with a wide range of animal husbandry skills that can be built upon with further study, or put to use in the animal care profession.

Details

  • Animal biology
  • Health and welfare of animals
  • Creating and maintaining appropriate animal accommodation
  • Animal feeding
  • Exotic species
  • Work experience and employability skills
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade 3 or D or equivalent, preferably including Science, English and Maths. Equivalent qualifications may also be considered.

Your next steps...

More advanced courses are available at the College, including the BTEC Level 3 in Animal Management.