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Animal Management- Level 2 Technical Diploma or First Award

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?

Code ANF003/PROG
Qualification Type Degree
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

Do you love animals? Are you looking to work with them in a cattery, kennel, pet shop or rescue centre?

If you're leaving school or college, we've got a fantastic course for you at Plumpton where you�ll learn about household pets, exotics, and large animals.

You can look forward to loads of practical hands-on experience with our different animals here on-site, plus learning all the theory you'll need to be successful in your future role.

This course is designed to give you some experience of animal care, working with household pets, exotics, and large animals. You will spend one day a week on work experience, with three or four days at College divided between practical and theory sessions.

The course is ideal for those wishing to develop a career in kennels, catteries, pet shops, and rescue centres, or to progress onto the Subsidiary Diploma or Extended Diploma in Animal Management for those with Distinction grades.

LEVEL 2 TECHNICAL DIPLOMA - PLUMPTON, LEWES

LEVEL 2 FIRST AWARD - PLUMPTON, NETHERFIELD

Details

Indicative Programme Content

You can look forward to a varied programme of modules that also includes a work placement. You'll also continue your English and Maths up to GCSE level. Modules include:

  • Maintaining animal accommodation
  • Practical animal feeding
  • Conservation and improvement of British habitats
  • Animal health and welfare
  • Basic principles of animal biology
  • Work experience in the animal care industry
  • Nursing of animals
  • Employment Skills
  • English & Maths GCSEs and Functional Skills are also delivered and assessed throughout the programme

How will it be delivered?

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Entry requirements

Either:

  • You'll need to have achieved 3 GCSEs between Grade A-D (new grades 9-3)
  • Successful completion of a Level 1 course in another area, having studied English and Maths at GCSE
  • Mature students without the above requirements will be considered

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