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Animal Care Course - Level 3
Fully CPD Accredited & Certified
This course is perfect if you are wanting to learn more about animal care. Whether you are looking for your first job working with animals or just want to learn something new, the animal care course is perfect.
The online Animal Care course will provide learners with an overview of how to effectively care for animals. From large animals to small household pets the Animal Care course will explain how to inspect the welfare conditions of animals to ensure safety, keeping animals healthy and happy.
The course provides an insight to all those who are interested in the field of animal care. Whether you are currently working in a role that requires you to learn about animals or you just want to add this course on your CV, you can get started instantly and start learning all the important aspects about animal care.
The Animal Care course is split into the following modules:
- Leaning about Puppies and Dogs
– How to look after
- Leaning about Kittens and Cats
– How to look after one
- Leaning about Horses
– How to look after one
- Basic Animal Health
– Animal health status
– Factors affecting health
– Importance of hygiene
- First Aid
– First aid
– Insect stings
– Heat stroke
– Bone fractures
- Basic Anatomy
– Digestive system
– Thoracic cavity
– Abdominal cavity
– Pelvic region
– Nutrition information
– Dog diet
– Cat diet
– Horse diet
- Zoonotic diseases
- Final Assessment
To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Animal Care course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.
Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
On successful completion of this Animal Care course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.
This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.
This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Animal Care course.
The online Animal Care course requires 80 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.
Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.
When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.
As part of the Animal Care course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.
Who is this course for?
This animal care course is for people who want to learn more about animal care, whether returning work or looking for their first career move.
There are no entry requirements to join the animal care course.
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Hi, can you tell me what animals I will learn about in the course please? And will this course be helpful for me to work in a pet shop?
You will learn: Leaning about Puppies and Dogs, Leaning about Kittens and Cats, Leaning about Horses, Basic Animal Health, Hygiene, First Aid, Basic Anatomy, Nutrition, Zoonotic diseases. The course would add value to your CV in the animal sector or a pet shop.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
On this course is it reading and understanding and then questions on what you have read at the end of the sections?
To study this course successfully, you would read through the course modules on animal care, at the end of each module you will take an assessment. Once you have completed all course modules and end of module assessments, you then take a final assessment test which counts towards your overall grade for the course. Everything is done online, you have 12 months access to the course, you can re-take the final exam as many times as possible until you pass the course.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Lisa Pearce asked:
On the Animal Care Level 3 course can you tell me if £15.00 covers the whole course or are there extra fees, are these recognised qualifications?
Hello Lisa, This a special offer on reed.co.uk you can enrol on this course for just £15. That is it and you receive the whole course. This includes your PDF certificate and course assessments as well. You can enrol onto this course through reed and we will send you the course access straight away. If you have any other questions just let us know. Have a great day. Thanks Oplex Careers TeamThis was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.