Animal Management Technical Certificate Level 3
This full time Level 3 Animal Management course the first of a two year qualification. Successful completion of this course will allow progression onto the second year of the programme. On completion of the second year of study you will achieve a full Level 3 Advanced Extended Diploma.
You’ll learn about many different aspects to looking after animals, including animal behaviour and communications, feeding and nutrition, and biological systems.
This course allows applicants to retake maths or English alongside their study programme if they have not achieved a grade 4 at GCSE. It is also an ideal route for those that have not achieved higher grades at GCSE and allows them to still study at Level 3.
Mandatory units are assessed by the externally written and internally marked synoptic assignment and an external exam which is marked by City and Guilds.
Optional units are assessed by externally written, internally marked assignments which will be set throughout the year of study.
- You will need to achieved a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) including science, English and/or maths or achieved merit in an appropriate vocational qualification at Level 2
Principles of Health and Safety
Animal Health and Husbandry
Animal Behaviour and Communication
Animal Feeding and Nutrition
Animal Welfare and Breeding
Wildlife Ecology and Conservation (Mandatory)
Wildlife Management and Rehabilitation (Mandatory)
Exotic Animal Health and Husbandry (Mandatory)
Zoological Collections (Mandatory)
Estate Skills (optional)
Avian Health and Husbandry (optional)
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £3537.00
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
“I’ve been a veterinary nurse for 17 years and have managed 2 surgeries, working in Paignton and Bristol as well as in Cape Town, South Africa. I love watching learners grow in confidence, and there’s no greater pleasure than seeing a student develop into an experienced professional with an exciting future ahead of them.”Donna Fowler