Planning for progression
Working as part of a team
Contribute to own healthy living
Understanding crime and its effects
Using materials and equipment for a practical activity
Valuing equality and diversity
A keen interest in animal care or horticulture. Some learners start their educational career at Myerscough College on this course, where others progress from the Skills for Working Life programme.
Learning and assessment
Practical assessment and portfolio building.
Level 1 ABC Animal Care, L1 Practical Horticulture Skills, Supported Internship.
Employment in kennels, catteries, pet shops, grooming parlours, welfare societies, gardens, garden centres, nurseries.
Costs that are mandatory for the course:
Outdoor clothing and steel toe-capped boots or wellingtons.
Work experience is carried out at the College in the Animal and Equine Studies Centre or the Walled Garden.