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Apprenticeships in Animal Care – Get qualified, get ahead!

Do you work with animals? Have you ever thought about undertaking a qualification in animal care?  You may not be aware, but you could undertake an Apprenticeship in Animal Care in your current job without going to college!

Yes it’s true…

Apprenticeships are widely recognised and valued by employers as they increase your knowledge and practical skills that are really relevant to your job.

Optional units allow you to truly tailor your qualification to suit your employment needs and personal interests.

Boost your career prospects, increase your job security and really make a difference to the animals in your care.Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care

Who can undertake an apprenticeship?

If you are:

  • 16 years of age or over
  • Living and working in England
  • Employed in an animal care environment for at least 30 hours a week

You could be eligible to undertake an apprenticeship!

And what’s more…

You could start at any time and if you are 16-18 years of age there are no fees payable! If you are 19 years of age or over, your employer will pay reduced course fees and have the option to pay monthly from just £39 per month! 

How does it work?

Your course materials will be provided via our online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), meaning you can access these in your own time, at work or at home, or even on the move!

You will be allocated a work-based learning assessor who will visit you in your place of work to support and assess you at regular intervals throughout your qualification.

As one of the leading providers of work-based animal care training in the UK, by choosing to study with us you will join a community of like-minded people who are passionate about animals.

Find out more…Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care