Do you love animals and enjoying spending time with them? How would it sound if you can take what you love and turn it into a career? There are many animal lovers who work volunteering at animal shelters and hospitals. There are others who run their own pet care business. With a busy lifestyle, many pet owners are using pet sitters and pet care attendants which make having a pet care business a highly rewarding career. However, it is imperative that you have sound knowledge of what it takes to have pets in your care. The Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3 is a comprehensive course that will enable individuals to acquire the skills required to provide good quality care and services to animals and their owners, and enjoy returning customers.
It is a practical course that fully equips individuals who want to eventually have a pet care venture to acquire the knowledge required to become successful as a pet care business. It will also provide a platform for individuals to apply to Vet School.
The Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3 will discuss key topics on the different aspects of animal care such as gaining professional experience, working with social media networks to advertise your services or working in animal health related career.
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- Have a clear understanding of the job role of an animal carer or pet care attendant.
- Learn what it takes to run a successful pet care business.
- Gain practical skills and knowledge of beng an animal carer, learn about volunteering at animal shelters, animal hospitals and clinics.
- If you run a pet care business, learn how to use social media marketing to promote your platform.
- Understand about animal health, learn to read the signs.
- Discover the steps it takes to build a reputed animal care business and how to appear trustworthy to your clients.
- Learn how to brainstorm and research on how to effectively run a pet care venture. Become innovative in your practice.
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.
- Individuals who want to explore opportunities in the animal care industry
- Individuals who are animal lovers and want to start their own pet business venture
- Pet carers, pet groomers, pet care attendants
- Anyone who has a deep interest in animal care and management
- Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
- A qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.
This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain an academic certification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.
Those who successfully complete the course will be issued Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3 by the Quality Licence Scheme.
Course Code: QLS-04911
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Once you successfully completed the Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3 you can have a career in animal care or veterinary care. If you are interested in working in animal shelters, owning animals or volunteering with animals, this certification will give you a starting point to further your career path. Animal care workers who are in pursuit of a promotion will also find this course highly useful. The average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner is given below.
- Veterinary Assistant - £15,686 per annum
- Animal Shelter Manager - £20,404 per annum
- Animal Caretaker - £14,995 per annum
- Dog Groomer - £8.08 per hour
Others jobs you can get
- Pet Care Specialist
- Pet Care Associate
- Dog Bather
- Dog Walker
- Pet Care Assistant
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|1: How to have a career in animal care|
|How to have a career in animal care|
|2: Becoming a professional animal carer|
|Becoming a professional animal carer|
|3: Volunteering with shelters, finding an internship|
|Volunteering with shelters, finding an internship|
|☑ Submit Your Assignment|
|Assignment Submission I – Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3 Certification|
|4: Creating a portfolio|
|Creating a portfolio|
|5: Marketing your pet care business on social media|
|Marketing your pet care business on social media|
|6: Becoming a qualified veterinarian|
|Becoming a qualified veterinarian|
|☑ Submit Your Assignment|
|Assignment Submission II – Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3Certification|
|7: Careers in the health industry 1|
|Careers in the health industry 1|
|8: Careers in the health industry 2|
|Careers in the health industry 2|
|9: Careers in pet care|
|Careers in pet care|
|10: Careers in animal care|
|Careers in animal care|
|☑ Submit Your Assignment|
|Assignment Submission III – Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management at QLS Level 3 Certification|