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Animal Management - Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Easton & Otley College

Course description

The Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Animal Management is a part-time vocational course studied over one year.

Students will develop vocational skills in subjects such as animal handling and husbandry, health and dietary management, breeding and animal biology that will be taught alongside the Extended Diploma.

The course offers a blend of theory, task-based learning, tutorials and practical workshops at college combined with field visits. 

Course content

Course content (subject to change):

  • Animal Health
  • Animal Biology
  • Practical Animal Feeding
  • Animal Handling & Safe Working
  • Animal Anatomy & Physiology
  • Maintaining Animal Accommodation
  • Animal Welfare & Breed Development

Entry requirements

This course is suited to adult learners who may looking for a change in career.

Future opportunities

Students may seek employment in animal welfare and rescue centres, animal sanctuaries, pet retail outlets, zoos and safari parks, veterinary practices, kennels and catteries and dog grooming parlours.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Easton & Otley College directly.

Last updated date: 08 April 2016

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    • The many excellent facilities at Easton & Otley College give you a once-in-lifetime opportunity to further your ambitions and help you get the very most from your time with us.

      A self-contained campus located 9 miles outside Ipswich, Otley caters for a wide range of courses in a number of specialist buildings, many of which have been recently refitted and refurbished.  It’s a well-connected campus, with an extensive and ever-expanding network of direct bus routes linking Otley to all parts of Suffolk and Essex.