Animal Care & Management
Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care
This Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care is for you if you are looking to start a career within animal care industries. There are many diverse businesses and opportunities within
this sector, for example pet shops, animal boarding establishments, animal sanctuaries, animal training (in entertainment, education, working animals such as uniformed/security dogs), pet animal grooming, animal welfare charities, animal care services (such as animal hydrotherapy, dog walkers/sitters), zoos and farm/wildlife parks (including wildlife rehabilitation), animal visitor attractions and animal related public services (e.g. dog/animal wardens). Working with animals is extremely rewarding, but it can require long hours with dedication and enthusiasm to be successful.
This qualification is suitable if you are 16 years old, or over. You may or may not have any previous knowledge or experience in animal care. You will gain an understanding of the skills and knowledge that are important when you are working with animals, or progressing to further learning and training in this area.