This course is an ideal gateway to careers in the animal industry, from animal welfare, kennel manager, vet to zoologist. You will explore the animal industry in a science based, hands-on and stimulating course. You will study animal handling, science, welfare and animal grooming, learning practical skills, gaining the knowledge and experience required to work directly with animals.
We have many professional links, and you will participate in a wide range of feld trips to animal care contexts. This course is a foundation for careers and further study in the animal industry, and there are many progression options, including specialised entry to veterinary nursing, Animal Science, Science, Ag Science, Marine Biology and Zoology degree courses within Ireland.
What Makes This Course Special?
- Hands-on course, with animal handling experience
- Learn practical skills and apply knowledge
- Highly experienced animal science team
- Great professional links
- Opportunities for field trips
- Excellent progression routes, including our own Level 6
Progress to further study and careers including: