Course Details

  • The animal care industry has grown considerably in recent years, largely owing to a greater public focus on animal health and welfare issues. As such, it is providing a wide range of challenging but fulfilling and rewarding career opportunities for individuals with the right qualifications. This course provides an excellent starting point for progression into Higher Education.

    Areas studied could include:
    - Animal health
    - Animal biology
    - Animal welfare
    - Animal behaviour and communication
    - Animal accommodation
    - Animal feeding and nutrition
    - Animal handling and safe working
    - Animal anatomy and physiology
    - Wildlife management and rehabilitation
    - Animal training
    - Wildlife populations, ecology and conservation

  • Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

    Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

  • You will be assessed by a combination of assignments, practical, tests and off site projects.