Animal Care & Management
Animal Management Level 3 National Extended Diploma
This course is in high demand. We would encourage you to submit an application, but please be aware that at this stage of the academic year, places are now being offered subject to availability, and we may need to support you in finding an alternative programme.
The programme provides a practical and theoretical environment to develop the skills required in a wide variety of animal management occupations. It also provides an opportunity to begin specialising in aspects of the industry.
All 16-19 year olds on full-time programmes will be required to retake GCSE English and Maths or to undertake Functional Skills, if they have not already attained the equivalent of a GCSE grade C in these subjects, every year of their course, until they complete their studies.
This programme is suitable for anyone wishing to work in the animal industry.
Merrist Wood College is highly regarded in the animal industry as the leading animal education establishment in Surrey. Well-equipped animal management resources including collections of domestic, companion and exotic animals as well as supporting facilities for canine care. Wide links with industry with a ten-week placement to provide the opportunity for practical skills development and specialisation. Tuition by highly qualified and experienced tutors ensure you will gain the best possible start to your future career.