Access to Animal Care (Part 1)
This course will allow you to become familiar with working with animals and developing employability skills. Learners will gain experience working with a range of small animals which might include rabbits, rodents, reptiles and birds. There is also a project based on planning, developing and maintaining animal environments.
Applicants are required to have a keen interest in the care and handling of animals and be able to demonstrate the ability to work at SCQF level 3 (reading, writing & numeracy). Applicants will be required to attend a recruitment appointment including a practical activity.
Method of Assessment
This course is very practical and is assessed through carrying out practical tasks. The theory element of the course is assessed throughout the year.
This course sets a foundation for further study. We encourage applications from successful learners to progress onto Access to Animal Care (Part 2).
26 Aug 2024
- Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page