Working with animals means you must be capable of identifying health problems that can go unnoticed to the untrained eye. This is the primary goal of this course – to empower people in the animal care industry to take care of animals the right way. The course provides a sound foundation of the role and responsibilities of pet owners, those working in animal care and veterinary care to learn the basics of animal health care practices.
If you have a love of animals, the Certificate in Animal Health Care at QLS Level 3 Quality Licence Scheme is ideally suited to you. Qualifying in this course will open the door to finding many exciting opportunities in the animal care industry, and will give you a role that is purposeful and rewarding. The course focuses on key topics such as taking care of your animals, how to identify animal behaviour and respond to it, basic first aid for animals, routine health care for animals and rehabilitation of domestic animals.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
|Who Is This Course Aimed at?||
|Access Duration||The course will be delivered directly to you, and from the date you joined the course you have 12 months of access to the online learning platform. The course is self-paced, and you can complete it in stages at any time.|
|Method of Assessment||In order to complete the course ‘Certificate in Animal Health Care at QLS Level 3’ successfully, learners will take an online multiple choice question assessment. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.|
|Certification||Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Certificate in Animal Health Care at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.|
The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.
The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.
Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.
|Progression and Career Path||Once you successfully complete ‘Certificate in Animal Health Care at QLS Level 3’ you will gain a qualification that will prove your skills and expertise in the subject matter. With this qualification you can further expand your knowledge by studying related courses on this subject, or you can go onto get a promotion or salary increment in your current job role. You have the chance of landing a great job such as given below:
|Meet Your Tutor|
|Meet Your Tutor|
|1: Celebrity Mentor Series: Dr Kate - Animal Health Care|
|Celebrity Mentor Series: Dr Kate – Animal Health Care|
|2: Taking Care of Your Animals|
|Taking Care of Your Animals – Slides|
|Taking Care of Your Animals – File download|
|Taking Care of Your Animals – Test|
|3: Common Health Issues in Domestic Pets|
|Common Health Issues in Domestic Pets – Slides|
|Common Health Issues in Domestic Pets – File download|
|Common Health Issues in Domestic Pets – Test|
|4: Identify and Respond to Animal Behaviour|
|Identify and Respond to Animal Behaviour – Slides|
|Identify and Respond to Animal Behaviour – File download|
|Identify and Respond to Animal Behaviour – Test|
|5: Basic First Aid for Animals|
|Basic First Aid for Animals – Slides|
|Basic First Aid for Animals – File download|
|Basic First Aid for Animals – Test|
|6: Routine Health Care for Animals|
|Routine Health Care for Animals – Slides|
|Routine Health Care for Animals – File download|
|Routine Health Care for Animals – Test|
|7: Rehabilitation of Domestic Animals|
|Rehabilitation of Domestic Animals – Slides|
|Rehabilitation of Domestic Animals – File download|
|Rehabilitation of Domestic Animals – Test|
|8: Maintain and Monitor Animal Health and Well-being|
|Maintain and Monitor Animal Health and Well-being – Slides|
|Maintain and Monitor Animal Health and Well-being – File download|
|Maintain and Monitor Animal Health and Well-being – Test|
|9: Common Health Problems in Farm Animals|
|Common Health Problems in Farm Animals – Slides|
|Common Health Problems in Farm Animals – File download|
|Common Health Problems in Farm Animals – Test|
|10: A Day in the Life of A Veterinarian|
|A Day in the Life of A Veterinarian – Slides|
|A Day in the Life of A Veterinarian – File download|
|A Day in the Life of A Veterinarian – Test|
|11: Working in Veterinary Services|
|Working in Veterinary Facilities – Slides|
|Working in Veterinary Facilities – File download|
|Working in Veterinary Facilities – Test|
|12: Administration Services for the Veterinary Service|
|Administration Services for the Veterinary Service – Slides|
|Administration Services for the Veterinary Service – File download|
|Administration Services for the Veterinary Service – Test|
|13: Safety in Veterinary Services|
|Safety in Veterinary Services – Slides|
|Safety in Veterinary Services – File download|
|Safety in Veterinary Services – Test|
As someone who is an animal lover, this course gave me a wealth of knowledge on the health care of animals, issues in domestic pets, basic first aid, rehabilitation of animals and how to identify problems in farm animals.
The provider was on top of their game from start to finish.
The instructor was an expert on the subject of taking care of animals and identifying and responding to animal behaviour. Great effort!
The training was presented well and the course delved deep into animal health and wellbeing. The course provided insight into animal health care issues and how to effectively respond to it.