City & Guilds L2 Award in the Transport of Animals by Road (Short Journeys)

Level 2

Course code: M03P123
Type: Part Time
Subject area: Agriculture
Location: Walford

About the course

Transportation of livestock (short journey) is for journeys over 65km and under 8 hours duration. The qualification is specie specific; candidates are required to hold a qualification for each specie they are transporting with the exception of cattle and sheep which can be completed as one qualification. Other specie endorsements are; pigs, horses, game birds, poultry, goats, or sheep and cattle individually. Candidates taking the Certificate of Competence must be a minimum of 16 years of age, there is no upper age limit.

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

Popular modules

  • Pedestrian, ride-on or tractor mounted/ trailed mowers

  • Pre-use checks, maintenance, identification of controls and instruments and operating the machine taking into account the type of cutting mechanism used (e.g. rotary, cylinder, flail or reciprocating knife).

  • Learners will be able to:

  • Prepare a mower for operation

  • Operate a mower

Key facts


  • Walford College


  • On application


  • TBC


  • 15:30

Assessment methods

Assessment only, online evolve multiple choice test (1 hour 30 mins)