Level 3 Certificate in Practical Animal Care Skills (Animal Care and Welfare)

ABC Awards Code C9112-03
Ofqual Code 501/0170/5
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 300
Guided Learning 195
Fee £84.00

This qualification has been developed in collaboration with industry, providers and Lantra. It develops practical skills, promotes sound working practices, and provides essential industry knowledge to help learners to progress into higher levels of learning or into sustainable employment in the land based sector. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:

  • How to promote and maintain the health and well-being of animals, including identification of abnormal signs, monitoring, and maintaining accurate records
  • Optional units include: Implement, Monitor and Evaluate Plans for the Health and Welfare of Animals, Establish Animals in a New Environment, Select and Prepare Animals for Breeding, and more

Learners who achieve these qualifications could progress into employment, onto further study, or gain promotion to a more senior position within existing employment.