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This flexible qualification suits practical learners with a passion for animals who want to improve their knowledge and competence.
You have the option to study two pathways – dog grooming or animal care and welfare. To be successful, you must complete a range of mandatory and optional units. The selection of optional units depends on your pathway.
Examples of units may include:
Click here to view the Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education Standard for this course.
Assessment includes written coursework, an online portfolio, expert witness statements provided by employer and a practical assessment in the workplace.
Having successfully completed this course, you can progress to the Level 3 qualification. Alternatively you may choose to continue to work within your current employment and use the knowledge you have gained to move into a supervisory position.
|Course Title||Animal Welfare Assistant Apprenticeship Level 2|
You need five GCSEs in the 9 to 2 range or other equivalent
|Attendance Requirements||You will attend College twice a month and self-study will be required to support the taught underpinning knowledge.|
It’s a very hands-on course and you work with a variety to animals. All the staff are really helpful and the practical aspect of the qualification reinforces what we learn about welfare, housing, laws, animal care and training.
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