Animal Care & Management
Animal Management City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma
If you’re leaving school, this course is a fantastic introduction to animal care that you’ll really enjoy.
You will work with a range of species including mammals, exotics, reptiles, fish, birds and amphibians, all housed within our excellent animal management unit here at Plumpton.
You will learn the essential skills required to work within the animal care industry such as how to feed and water animals, maintaining their accommodation, handling animals and carrying out animal health checks.
You will also have the opportunity to develop you maths and English skills as well as your personal development skills, such as time-keeping, tearm work, independent study or anything else that you feel you would like to develop.
Work experience is a great way to improve your practical skills and give you some real industry experience.
You will carry out work experience in college as part of your practical sessions as well as in an external setting such as an animal rescue centre or a zoo, this is arranged by your tutor.