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Technical Level 2 Certificate in Animal Care

Taught by staff with a variety of sector experience, this course will introduce you to best practice within the animal care industry. The course is made up of theoretical and practical elements, with the hands-on aspects taught within the College’’s purpose built animal care centre.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 2

  • Delivery


  • Duration

    1 Year

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Units you may study include: Maintain animal health and welfare Animal feeding and accommodation The principles of animal biology Working in the animal care industry British wildlife species, habitats and rehabilitation Employability skills

40% Assessment – Exam 60% Assessment – Coursework

Ideally at least 4 GCSEs at grade 9-4 or grade A*-D or a Level 1 qualification, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven’t already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 01724 281 111

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

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