Animal Care (Work-based) Level 3
This dynamic Animal Care Level 3 course is ideal if you have previous experience within the animal care industry and want to develop your skills to become a supervisor or manager. This qualification is a full time work related, competence-based qualification, which reflects the skills and knowledge needed to work effectively within the animal care sector. You will be taught how to effectively care for a large range of species in line with the latest industry standards and will work closely with your work-placement to develop the practical skills and supervisory necessary to gain employment or progress onto further animal care qualifications.
What are the entry requirements?
Four full GCSEs at grade C/4 or above, including English or maths (although students who are more academic would be better suited to Animal Management Level 3), or Level 2 Animal Care with GCSE grade C/4 in Enlgish or maths.
Mature students with sufficient experience in the animal care sector will also be considered.
How will I learn?
This qualification is a full time work related, competence-based qualification, which reflects the skills and knowledge needed to work effectively within the animal care sector.
What can I do after this course?
Achieving this qualification can help you gain work in roles such as dog groomer, farm worker (livestock), Horse groom, animal technician, dog handler, dog trainer, kennel worker, pet shop assistant or zoo keeper.
What funding is available?For funding information, please refer to our Funding page.
What else do I need to know?
You must inform staff of any medical or personal information which may affect you working outdoors with the range of animals that we have on site. This may include allergies, health problems or phobias. This is important to maintain our safe working practices in our animal collection.
Where can I find out more information?For advice or more details please telephone 01225 312191 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit our Student Advice Centre.
If you have a learning difficulty or disability, please contact Additional Learning Support to arrange additional help.
How do I apply?Online: Click the "Apply" button and fill out an online application form.
By post: download the Full-Time Application Form and send to Student Advice Centre, Bath College, Avon Street, Bath BA1 1UP.
In person: Visit the Student Advice Centre in either of our campuses
To find out more about the application process, please go to the How to Apply page.