Animal Care - Level 1 Diploma in Land-based Studies - Animal Care (for students aged 14-16) at Wakefield College
What you will study
How you will learn
You will study in a realistic animal care environment that includes a range of small mammals and exotic animals, and take part in visits and field trips to access a larger variety of animals.
Predicted grades 3-9 at GCSE
Minimum Entry Level 3 in English and Maths or equivalent
A good reference from Head of Year 10 or Headteacher
How you will be assessed
There is an online, multiple choice test for one of the units while the remaining units will have observed or written assessments. These could be in the form of posters, leaflets, completing assignment tasks or answering questions.
Please contact the 14-16 Unit at Wakefield College for details: Tel - 01924 789742 or by email - 14-16UnitMailbox@wakefield.ac.uk.
This qualification will provide opportunities for employment as a pet store assistant, cattery or kennel assistant, stable hand, wildlife rehabilitator or charity animal care assistant.
You can progress to our Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care, followed by the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management in partnership with Askham Bryan.
If you require further information please contact: The Course Information Team on 01924 789111
Visit our Animal Care and Horticulture Facebook page at www.facebook.com/animalcareandhorticultureatwakefieldcollege
How to apply
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