Animal Care Level 2 Extended Certificate at ProCo NW Ltd
The qualification is ideal for learners who wish to work within the animal care industry or progress onto further education or training. The qualification allows learners to develop underpinning knowledge whilst practising skills that could be used within employment in the animal care industry.
On site we accommodate 26 different species of animals which include small domestic mammals, reptiles and farm livestock. Learners have the opportunity to work with the animals during the course.
- Maintain animal health and welfare
- Undertake practical animal feeding
- Maintain animal accomodation
- Introduction to animal breeds and grooming
Level 1 qualification in Functional Skills (or equivalent) and have experience working with animals.
- Written assessments
- Practical assessments
To support progression and development each learner can apply for a bursary which is means tested and is dependent on attendance.
After completing this course learners may wish to progress onto a Level 3 Animal Care Study Programme or onto an apprenticeship.
After completing this course potential careers include:
- Pet shop assistant
- Animal boarding assistant
- Veterinary care assistant
- Dog grooming assistant
- Animal welfare officer
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.