Domestic Animal Care QLS Level 3

Course code: OSC1016
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Everyone who looks after cats and dogs, whether as pet owners or workers in the animal care sector, has a moral and legal responsibility to ensure that the welfare needs of domestic animals are met.

  • Become a sensitive and knowledgeable carer of pets both young and old.
  • Gain a detailed knowledge of nutrition for cats and dogs in order to meet their optimum nutrition requirements.
  • Study behavioural training methods to ensure that your pet is well-behaved, socialised and happy.
  • Becoming an expert carer of domestic animals with the knowledge to fulfil all their needs.
Course overview

This course is particularly suited to current and future pet owners who want to expand their knowledge of caring for animals, and for those who wish to work within the animal care sector of professional training and care.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 120 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive a Certificate of Achievement in Domestic Animal Care Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutor Marked Assignments.

Course content

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Assessment

The domestic animal care course is assessed by a series of written assignments, which you submit to your tutor for marking. There is no external examination required.

Course Duration

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. We suggest that the course will take approximately 120 hours to complete. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.

Study Method

The course is designed for study by distance learning at home or at work. Students receive a course manual, assignments and study guide, plus tutor support by mail or email. You can start the course at any time.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Awarding body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality. The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider 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.

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