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C&G Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Pet Sitting

Course Level: 

Level 2

Job opportunities after this course: 

Achievement of this qualification demonstrates to employers
or the public that you have the practical skills and knowledge
they are looking for when recruiting/seeking the services of a
pet sitter.

Overview of the course: 

Working with animals is extremely rewarding, but it can
require long hours, with dedication and enthusiasm for the
role. You will gain the practical skills and knowledge that are
important for working as a pet sitter. Pet sitting can involve
looking after a wide range of animals to include cats, dogs,
rabbits and guinea pigs, through exotics, pet pigs, chickens,
sheep or goats, for example. You could also progress to further
learning and training in this area.

Entry requirements: 

Learners must have achieved a Level 2 Animal related
qualification before starting this qualification.

How is the course assessed?: 

To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully
achieve the following assessments:
One to one practical assessment with oral
questioning, written tasks

Further study options after this course: 

Over one year:
? Level 3 Advanced Technical Certificate in Animal
Management (360)
? Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Animal
Management (540)

Length of the course: 

3 x 6 hour sessions
Days to be confirmed


Houghall Campus, Durham

When does the course start: 

23rd October 2017

More important information about this course:


Fees are payable in advance.
*We make every effort to publish correct fees, however all fees are subject to change. Fees are correct as at the current time (22 Jun 2018 21:09) and are subject to change up to the date of enrolment. Fees quoted are payable annually

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How to apply: 

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