This course is designed for young people who have an interest in working with animals and who wish to progress onto Level 2 study in this field. Learners will undertake animal handling duties at our SGS Filton Campus and undertake work experience as a core component of the programme.
This course covers basic units of study such as animal health, welfare and behaviour, biology and ecology.
What do I need to join?
You will need two GCSEs at grade 2 (E) in English and Maths.
How will I know how I am doing?
Learners will meet with their personal tutor in order to review progress and agree on SMART targets so that progress can be measured and learners challenged to achieve their best.
Maths & English
A key requirement for obtaining many jobs is to achieve a good standard of English and maths. Therefore learners that do not yet have a GCSE grade C in either subject will be enrolled on either GCSE or functional skills programmes alongside their course.
We will be delivering a variety of tasks and projects to prepare learners for progression into further study or employment.
core component of the programme.
What can I do next?
Learners who successfully complete the qualification, and all other elements of their study programme, may progress onto Level 2 in Countryside and Environment.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Monday 20th January 2020 @ 8.30am (22 hours ago)