Animal Care - Apprenticeship (NVQ 2)

Kingston Maurward College

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  • Intermediate Apprenticeship
  • Animal
  • Nationwide

Is it right for me?

Want to work with animals? Want to be paid as you learn? Then the Apprenticeship programme is for you! 
While working full or part time in an animal care establishment, you will come into College on day release for about 12-18 months. During this time you will gain the theory and practical skills needed for the course assessments. You will also work with the wide variety of animals here at Kingston Maurward College.
The Diploma level 2 forms part of the Apprenticeship scheme: to complete the whole apprenticeship, you will also need to gain key skills and industrial certificates.
Please contact the Work Based Learning Coordinator on 01305 215026 for further details.
What will I be learning about?
  • Maintaining the health and well−being of animals
  • Feeding and watering animals
  • Deliver basic treatment
  • Health and safety at work
  • Grooming animals
  • Setting up and maintaining animal accommodation
  • Moving, exercising and restraining animals
  • First Aid at Work
  • Safe lifting and manual handling
  • Functional Skills in Literacy and Numeracy - Level 1

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