Skills for Working Life - Land-based (Animals) (Entry 2) Diploma at Northumberland College
This course is for students of all ages who seek an entry level course that will recognise vocational skills and interest below the occupational competence of level 1. It would be ideal for students who have particular learning difficulties who are interested in learning about animal care and equine.
You will study topics such as small animal care, preparation for work, functional skills and personal social development.
You will need to have interest in working with animals, but no formal qualifications are necessary.
Your progress will be assessed by a portfolio of evidence plus practical assessments. This is evidence that you can do the tasks involved and your tutor will help you with this.
After completing the course you could progress on to a level 1 course in your chosen area.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Northumberland College directly.