Level 3 Certificate in Practical Animal Care Skills (Animals in Education and Entertainment)

ABC Awards Code C9118-03
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: Evaluate the Match Between Individuals and Animals, Prepare the Animal for Entertainment and Education, Prepare Artiste to Work with the Animal, 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.