Course: Animal Care Level 1

Study Level


Level 1

Course Code


ANIMFL1X00

Location


Great Yarmouth Campus

Duration


1 Year

FT / PT


Full-time

This course will introduce you to skills such as care, handling and grooming as well as general topics including working in a team and working safely. The course is focused on practical work, and you’ll have plenty of hands-on experience with different kinds of animals. You will also have classroom sessions to help build your general knowledge and Maths and English skills.

  • Success rates well above national average
  • Excellent links with local employers leading to work placements
  • Highly qualified, specialist teaching staff
  • Unit specific trips to zoos, sanctuaries, UEA and more
  • Great progression routes to level 2, 3, apprenticeships and higher education

Requirements

You need 4 GCSEs at grade 2/E including English & Maths.

Assessment

Assessments vary for each module containing a variety; written portfolio, case studies, presentation, field work and poster work. Assessment is on-going throughout the year and will occur in college and on placement.

Progression

You can progress to the Animal Care and Science Level 2 course or an apprenticeship.

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