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Practical Animal Care Skills Level 3 Certificate at Achievement Training & Skills LTD

Course description

You have some knowledge and you want to prove your competence in your role. This course will prepare you for progression to the Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care, moving onto the Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Animal Management.

Course content

This qualification is for anyone working in animal care, it will suit those who are just starting out as well as those with plenty of experience. Animal health and welfare is a priority for all of the industry the Animal Care programme provides a practical progression route that encourages you to develop your skills and knowledge in areas of interest to you.

To achieve this qualification, you will complete a range of units, which may include some of the following:

  • Control and restrain animals
  • Maintain the cleanliness and bio security of the animal care working environment
  • Provide opportunities for animals to have freedom to exercise
  • Prepare and groom animals
  • Prepare feed for animals


Within our Animal Care centre we have a wide range of small animals to support your practical learning. For each unit your assessor observes and asks questions as you perform different tasks, creating a portfolio of formal evidence.

Future opportunities

This qualification provides a solid base for additional training and will support you to move from a junior role to a senior role.

Employment in this sector include roles such as:

  • Animal trainer
  • Petstore Manager
  • Kennel Manager
  • Dog Groomer

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Achievement Training & Skills LTD directly.

Last updated date: 08 November 2016

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