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Animal Studies NVQ Level 3 in Animal Care Myerscough reference: 07N3ANCMYW25P Course Length: Work based delivery undertaken over 15-18 month period About the Course The NVQ level 3 in Animal Care consists of twelve units covering a range of animal care skills and related practices. The main objectives of the course are to ensure the development of practical skills, related background knowledge and health and safety issues. Fees Train to Gain funding may be available subject to eligibility criteria being met. List of Units The course consists of twelve units covering a range of animal care skills are related practices. These are: Mandatory units ? Control and restrain animals ? Promote and maintain the health and well being of animals ? Implement and monitor plans for the health and well being of animals ? Plan, monitor and evaluate the accommodation of animals Plus either ? Plan and monitor animal diets and feeding regimes ? load and unload animals for transport Optional units (select seven) ? Care for and monitor the behavior of visitors to sites ? Implement and monitor plans for the health and well being of animals ? Provide information to individuals and groups on how to promote the health of animals and interpret their behaviour ? Plan and carry out styling and finishing for dogs ? Assist in the sale of medicines and treatments for the care of animals ? Maintain the health and welfare of animals ? Plan and monitor animal diet and feeding regimes ? Enable animals to reproduce and care for their young ? Maintain the health and well being of animals during transportation ? Determine monitor and evaluate policies for the management of animals ? Motivate and recognize voluntary effort ? Organize and lead the work of volunteers ? Prepare and deliver interpretive and educational activities ? Contribute to improvements at work ? Organize the receipt and storage of goods ? Help customers choose products ? Maintain the availability of goods for sale to customers ? Evaluate the receipt of payment from customers Industrial Work Experience All trainees are required to be in vocationally related employment for a minimum of 30 hours per week. Possible Careers Jobs Managerial level in premises such as ? Kennels and Catteries ? Pet stores ? Grooming parlours ? Animal welfare establishments Additional Qualifications Courses for other qualifications are available which may complement this NVQ Information, details and prices available from the Short Courses brochure. Special Requirements The suitability of work placement providers for trainees is subject to a health and safety appraisal. This is reviewed regularly by Myerscough college staff.

Animal Studies NVQ Level 3 in Animal Care Myerscough reference: 07N3ANCMYW25P Course Length: Work based delivery undertaken over 15-18 month period About the Course The NVQ level 3 in Animal Care consists of twelve units covering a range of animal care skills and related practices. The main objectives of the course are to ensure the development of practical skills, related background knowledge...

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