Technical Certificate in Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care

What will you be working towards?

Code NFC00001
Qualification Type Certificate of Attendance
Qualification Level Level 2

Overview

Taught by staff with a variety of sector experience, this course will introduce you to best practice within the animal care industry. The course is made up of theoretical and practical elements, with the hands-on aspects taught within the College's purpose built animal care centre.

Details

Units you may study include: Maintain animal health and welfare Animal feeding and accommodation The principles of animal biology Working in the animal care industry British wildlife species, habitats and rehabilitation Employability skills

How will it be delivered?

40% Assessment - Exam 60% Assessment - Coursework

Entry requirements

Ideally at least 4 GCSEs at grade 9-4 or grade A*-D or a Level 1 qualification, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven't already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications.