City and Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care
Develop your practical animal care knowledge further and learn how to prepare feed and select appropriate accommodation for various animals.
Take your practical skills and knowledge to the next level with this course.
You will learn how to maintain animals’ health and wellbeing. You will also
learn to prepare feed and select accommodation appropriate for the needs of
different animals. This course offers a great way to turn your love of animals
into a rewarding career.
Units / Modules
Modules include (subject to change)
- The principles of animal biology
- Maintain animal health and welfare
- Feeding and accommodation
- British wildlife species, habitats and rehabilitation
Benefits / Skills
- Prepare and provide feed and water for animals.
- Select and prepare accommodation tailored to animals’ needs.
- Clean and maintain animal enclosures.
- Safely control and restrain animals minimising risk to you and the animal.
- Academic skills preparing you for further study
Career ProgressionProgression may include a level 3 qualification or relevant employment.
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Course Fee (16-18)
Jobs in this sectorLive data from the DoE's LMI API
Animal care services occupations n.e.c.Average Salary
4601Jobs in the next 3 years.6%
Veterinary nursesAverage Salary
987Jobs in the next 3 years.6%
Senior care workersAverage Salary
5949Jobs in the next 3 years.6%
Care workers and home carersAverage Salary
57503Jobs in the next 3 years.6%
Residential, day and domiciliary care managers and proprietorsAverage Salary
1376Jobs in the next 3 years.2%
Health services and public health managers and directorsAverage Salary
2716Jobs in the next 3 years.4%
Actors, entertainers and presentersAverage Salary
339Jobs in the next 3 years.1%
Chief executives and senior officialsAverage Salary
3334Jobs in the next 3 years.4%
Welfare and housing associate professionals n.e.c.Average Salary
6495Jobs in the next 3 years.4%
Biological scientists and biochemistsAverage Salary
2789Jobs in the next 3 years.3%
Taught by industry professionals
Certified by City and Guilds
Includes a variety of units