Animal Management Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma

25621L1 | Leigh College
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

This is an exciting course for learners who want to further their knowledge and experience in animal management. If you are passionate about animals and want to pursue a career in this extremely rewarding industry, then this course could be for you. Possible careers include: RSPCA Inspector, Trainee Zoo Keeper, Veterinary Nurse, Guide Dog Trainer and many more.

What will I study?

You will study: Animal anatomy and physiology, nutrition, nursing, behaviour and communication, welfare and breed development, kennel and cattery management, dog grooming and animal training.

How long is the course?

Full time for two academic years.

How will I be assessed?

You will be required to complete course work and assignments

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 A*-C / 9-4 GCSE subjects or equivalent including maths or English and science.

What can I progress onto?

On successful completion of the programme students can progress to university to study a animal related degree.

Other Information

The College works in partnership with Thompson House, where we have a purpose built animal farm with a variety of animals including: rabbits, ducks, geese, peacocks, guinea pigs, pigs, goats and many more. If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at bus pass . There are also three College bus services available for 16-18 year olds travelling to Leigh College; Bolton, Farnworth and Westhoughton to Leigh College; Walkden to Leigh College and Warrington to Leigh College.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £11155.00 3F

Exam Fee

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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