Animal Management (0256)

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2016
The Level 4 NVQ in Animal Care and Management has three different pathways: Animal Care and Welfare, Zoos and Wildlife Parks and Animal Handlers on Audio Visual Production Sets.
This qualification is designed for people working within the Animal care industry who wish to progress to a management level within the sector.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

The Level 4 NVQ in Animal Care and Management has three different pathways:

  • Animal Care and Welfare
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks
  • Animal Handlers on audio visual production sets.

This qualification is designed for people working within the Animal care industry who wish to progress to a management level within the sector.

The qualification is accredited by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority at Level 4 and is therefore eligible for public funding.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This qualification is designed to help you find work with animals - perhaps in a zoo, kennel, pet shop or in the charity sector.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors - you can train internal members of staff or recruit specially.

You also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the requirements for assessment and delivery, refer to the centre documents section.

Level 4

Level 4 will suit you if you work within the animal care industry who wish to progress to a management level within the sector.

Depending on which pathway you take, you'll cover things like:

  • Determine, monitor and evaluate policies for the management of animals
  • Develop procedures for health and safety in the workplace
  • Manage information, knowledge and communications.

For further information, refer to the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This qualification is designed to help you find work with animals - perhaps in a zoo, kennel, pet shop or in the charity sector.

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Care and Welfare (0256-41)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Care and Welfare

  • Accreditation No: 500/1203/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 NVQ in Zoos and Wildlife Parks (0256-42)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 4 NVQ in Zoos and Wildlife Parks

  • Accreditation No: 500/1203/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Handlers on Audio Visual Production Sets (0256-43)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Handlers on Audio Visual Production Sets

  • Accreditation No: 500/1203/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Care and Welfare (0256-81)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Care and Welfare

  • Accreditation No: 500/1203/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 NVQ in Zoos and Wildlife Parks (0256-82)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 4 NVQ in Zoos and Wildlife Parks

  • Accreditation No: 500/1203/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Handlers on Audio Visual Production Sets (0256-83)

Last Registration Date: 30 Sep 2016

Level 4 NVQ in Animal Handlers on Audio Visual Production Sets

  • Accreditation No: 500/1203/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: NVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Data unavailable
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Here you can find all documents related to this suite of qualifications.

By clicking on the section headings below, you can access a variety of documents such as the qualification handbooks and assessment materials, Statements of Purpose, and recognition letters from industry and employers.

Some documents may be password protected. Passwords can be retrieved by logging in to WalledGarden.com and visiting the Administration section of the relevant qualification catalogue page.

Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form

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