This programme will help prepare you for the fascinating animal industry and give you the advanced knowledge, skills and behaviours you will need to progress into work or higher education. The programme is equivalent to up to 3 A Levels and up to 168 UCAS points.
Higher Education including degrees in animal sciences (zoology, conservation, behaviour, biology). Veterinary nursing qualifications (at university, or in practice) along with apprenticeships. Employment options in the industry may include kennel assistant, zoo assistant or keeper, conservation practitioner, veterinary nurse, nutritionist, animal groomer, RSPCA officer.
Animal Health and Wellbeing
Handling and Restraining Animals
Livestock Breeding and Husbandry, Feeding and Watering Animals, Anatomy and Physiology