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City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Dog Walking

City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Dog Walking

Description

If you are looking for a career within the animal care industry, then this qualification is aimed at you.

You will gain the practical skills and knowledge that are important for working as a competent dog walker.

There are no other recognised qualifications for dog walkers at this level.

This is a 2 day course. 9am – 5pm over both days.

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4-5 Jan 23
04/01/202305/01/2023£250.00[Read More]
6-11 Mar 23
06/03/202311/03/2023£250.00[Read More]
2-3 May 23
02/05/202303/05/2023£250.00[Read More]
29-30 May 23
29/05/202330/05/2023£250.00[Read More]
18-19 Jul 23
18/07/202319/07/2023£250.00[Read More]
City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Pet Sitting

City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Pet Sitting

Description

If you are looking for a career within the animal care industry, then this qualification is aimed at you.

You will gain the practical skills and knowledge that are important for working as a pet sitter. Pet sitting can involve looking after a wide range of animals, including; cats, dogs, rabbits and guinea pigs, through to exotics; pet pigs, chickens, sheep or goats, for example.

You could also progress to further learning and training in this area.

This is a 3 day course 9am - 4pm. 

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10, 11 + 14 Jan 23
10/01/202314/01/2023£250.00[Read More]
20, 21 + 25 Mar 23
20/03/202325/03/2023£250.00[Read More]
9, 10 + 13 May 23
09/05/202313/05/2023£250.00[Read More]
L2 Cert - Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling - Reptiles

L2 Cert - Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling - Reptiles

Description

This course is over 2 days, 9am - 5pm.

If you are looking for a career within the animal care industry, then this qualification is aimed at you.

This qualification is suitable if you are 16 years old or over. You will gain the practical skills and knowledge that are important for working with animals.

There are lots of opportunities, such as working in a kennel or cattery, for an animal welfare charity or shelter, in a retail environment, such as a pet store, or an animal training establishment.

You could also progress to further learning and training in this area.

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24-25 Jan 22
24/01/202325/01/20230£250.00[Read More]
17-18 Apr 23
17/04/202318/04/20230£250.00[Read More]
12-13 Jun 23
12/06/202313/06/20230£250.00[Read More]
L2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling - Small Mammals

L2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling - Small Mammals

Description

This course is over 2 days, 9am - 5pm.

If you are looking for a career within the animal care industry, then this qualification is aimed at you. 

This qualification is suitable if you are 16 years old or over.

You will gain the practical skills and knowledge that are important for working with animals. There are lots of opportunities, such as; working in a kennel or cattery, for an animal welfare charity or shelter, in a retail environment, such as a pet store, or an animal training establishment.

You could also progress to further learning and training in this area.

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7-8 Feb 23
07/02/202308/02/20230£250.00[Read More]
14-15 Mar 23
14/03/202315/03/20230£250.00[Read More]
25-26 Apr 23
25/04/202326/04/20230£250.00[Read More]
19+24 Jun 23
19/06/202324/06/20230£250.00[Read More]
27-28 Jun 23
27/06/202328/06/20230£250.00[Read More]
Level 3 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Nutrition (Companion - Cat)

Level 3 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Nutrition (Companion - Cat)

Description

Correct feeding and nutrition is paramount to animal health and husbandry. This qualification provides you with the opportunity to learn about current and modern techniques, the practical feeding and nutritional requirements of animals.

You will gain the skills and knowledge that are important for working with animals, with particular emphasis on feeding and nutrition. There are lots of opportunities, such as working in an animal care environment (eg. kennel, cattery) or in retail environment such as a pet shop or store. You could also progress to further learning and training in this area.

This course is over 3 days. 9am - 4pm.

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27, 28 Feb + 1 Mar
27/02/202301/03/2023£320.00[Read More]
16, 17 + 20 May 23
16/05/202320/05/2023£320.00[Read More]
4, 5 + 8 Jul 23
04/07/202308/07/2023£320.00[Read More]
Level 3 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Nutrition (Companion - Dog)

Level 3 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Nutrition (Companion - Dog)

Description

Correct feeding and nutrition is paramount to animal health and husbandry.

This qualification provides you with the opportunity to learn about current and modern techniques, the practical feeding and nutritional requirements of animals.

You will gain the skills and knowledge that are important for working with animals, with particular emphasis on feeding and nutrition. There are lots of opportunities, such as working in an animal care environment (eg. kennel, cattery) or in retail environment such as a pet shop or store. You could also progress to further learning and training in this area.

This course is over 3 days. 9am - 4pm

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3, 4 + 8 Apr 23
03/04/202308/04/2023£320.00[Read More]
5, 6 + 7 Jun 23
05/06/202307/06/2023£320.00[Read More]
Small Animal Keeping for Beginners (Rodents and rabbits)

Small Animal Keeping for Beginners (Rodents and rabbits)

Description

10am - 4pm

This program will give attendees an introduction to small animal husbandry, handling, and health. It is for individuals who are seeking to gain more knowledge as a small animal pet owner, focusing on rodents and rabbits. These skills will also give you experience and confidence when working in an environment which holds animals such as Rescue Centres, Pet Shops, Zoos, and Charities.

Entry requirements - Attendees do not require any qualifications. Just a keen interest in animals.

You must be 16 years old and above.

Please wear appropriate footwear - preferably nonslip, closed-toe, waterproof/ water-resistant.

This program does not provide a formal qualification. A certificate of attendance will be given when the program is finished.

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15 Feb 23
15/02/202315/02/2023£90.00[Read More]
31 May 23
31/05/202331/05/2023£90.00[Read More]

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