Level 2 Certificate in Practical Animal Care Skills (Animal Training)

ABC Awards Code C9116-02
Ofqual Code 501/0135/3
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 200
Guided Learning 150
Fee £62.00

This qualification has been developed in collaboration with industry, providers and Lantra. It will enable learners to gain appropriate skills and knowledge to progress to higher levels of learning or to employment in the animal care sector.

Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:

  • How to maintain the health and well-being of animals, including identification of abnormal signs, monitoring, and maintaining accurate record
  • Optional units include: Prepare and Groom Animals, Contribute to the Evaluation and Implementation of Basic Animal Training Programmes, Train Animals through Basic Training Programmes

Learners could progress on to the Level 3 Award or Certificate in Practical Animal Care Skills. Alternatively, learners could progress onto the Level 2 or Level 3 Diploma in Work-Based Animal Care into employment, or gain promotion to a more senior position within existing employment.