Land-Based Studies BTEC Introductory Certificate Level 1 (animal care pathway)
Learn how to assist with the care of animals using industry-standard facilities while being taught by experienced tutors.
Care for domestic animals with our practical course. You will learn how to
assist with the care of animals and ensure animal accommodation meets hygiene
standards. You will monitor health, feed animals, and learn to handle and
restrain them when required. You will be assessed via coursework and practical
work; there are no exams.
Who is this course for?
Units / Modules
Modules include but are not limited to:
- Personal development units
- Caring for and feeding animals
- Moving and Accommodating animals
- Maintain the health of animals
Benefits / Skills
Career ProgressionProgression may include a level 2 qualification or relevant employment.
1 year full-time
Course Fee (16-18)
Practicals are undertaken at Home Farm or our Animal Care Centre
Assessed by course work and practical assessment only
This course can lead to study at level 2