This course is for people who are interested in working in the small animal industry. Including:

  • Dog Grooming

  • Animal Rescue Centres


  • Pet Shops

  • Stables and Farms

The Animal Care Level 2 Program Includes Units Such As

  • Maintaining Animal Health and Welfare

  • Undertake Practical Animal Feeding

  • Maintain Animal Accommodation

  • Introduction to the Principles and Practices of Animal Behaviour and Handling

  • Understanding the Principles and Practices of Animal Establishments

  • Introduction to Animal Breeds and Grooming

Animal Care Courses For Autistic Students Entry Level 3

This course is for autistic students who would like to progress onto Animal Care Level 1/2 courses. This engagement programme offers both practical experience and research opportunities to understand various small animals nutrition requirements, habitat and the opportunity to develop enrichment tools. Units include:

  • Animal Investigation

  • Safety around Animals

  • Looking after Animals

  • Animals in trouble

  • Animals in the media

  • Animals and the Law

  • Careers in working with Animals

Animal Care Entry 3 ASDAN

This course is for SEN pupils and is practically based.  The course delivers the competencies required to work in this sector.  The MCDT will discuss with schools and parents/guardians a bespoke programme to support the young person in a caring supportive environment.

Progression is in place to further develop the individuals skills and to progress on a pathway towards employment.

  • Caring for Animals

  • Animal Neutrician

  • Feeding Animals

  • Animals and their Origins