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Practical Small Animal Care ABC Entry Level 3 Certificate at Leeds City College

Course description

On this course, you will gain work-related skills in the area of small animal care, develop employability skills, and prepare for further training.

Course content

You will gain an understanding of the following:

  • How to recognise important body parts of small animals, their function, and parts that are commonly checked for health
  • How to check that a small animal is healthy
  • How to assist with animal accommodation
  • How to assist with the care of animals
  • How to  catch and restrain small animals
  • How to recognise types of animal housing and bedding for small animals
  • How to show visitors around a small animal enterprise
  • How to groom a small animal

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements


Practical assessments

Financial information

16-18 No Fees,

19+ £1,200

Future opportunities

Once you have completed your ABC Entry Level 3 Certificate in Practical Small Animal Care you could progress on to our ABC Level 1 in Small Animal Care or go directly into employment.

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.

Last updated date: 29 January 2019
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