Level 3 Certificate in Practical Animal Care Skills (Pet Care and Retail)

ABC Awards Code C9115-03
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: Monitor and Evaluate the Accommodation of Animals, Sell Over the Counter Medicines and Treatments, Manage the Payment Transaction Process in a Retail Environment, 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.