Course Description

Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management – Level 3 Certification

Study 365


Do you love animals and enjoying spending time with them? How would it sound if you can take what you love and turn it into a career? There are many animal lovers who work volunteering at animal shelters and hospitals. There are others who run their own pet care business. With a busy lifestyle, many pet owners are using pet sitters and pet care attendants which make having a pet care business a highly rewarding career. However, it is imperative that you have sound knowledge of what it takes to have pets in your care.  The Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management – Level 3 is a comprehensive course that will enable individuals to acquire the skills required to provide good quality care and services to animals and their owners, and enjoy returning customers.

It is a practical course that fully equips individuals who want to eventually have a pet care venture to acquire the knowledge required to become successful as a pet care business. It will also provide a platform for individuals to apply to Vet School.

The Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management – Level 3 will discuss key topics on the different aspects of animal care such as gaining professional experience, working with social media networks to advertise your services or working in animal health related career.

Course Curriculum

1: How to have a career in animal care

2: Becoming a professional animal carer

3: Volunteering with shelters, finding an internship

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4: Creating a portfolio

5: Marketing your pet care business on social media

6: Becoming a qualified veterinarian

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7: Careers in the health industry 1

8: Careers in the health industry 2

9: Careers in pet care

10: Careers in animal care

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Learning Outcomes

  • Have a clear understanding of the job role of an animal carer or pet care attendant.
  • Learn what it takes to run a successful pet care business.
  • Gain practical skills and knowledge of beng an animal carer, learn about volunteering at animal shelters, animal hospitals and clinics.
  • If you run a pet care business, learn how to use social media marketing to promote your platform.
  • Understand about animal health, learn to read the signs.
  • Discover the steps it takes to build a reputed animal care business and how to appear trustworthy to your clients.
  • Learn how to brainstorm and research on how to effectively run a pet care venture. Become innovative in your practice.

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this Course aimed at?

  • Individuals who want to explore opportunities in the animal care industry
  • Individuals who are animal lovers and want to start their own pet business venture
  • Pet carers, pet groomers, pet care attendants
  • Anyone who has a deep interest in animal care and management

Method of Assessment

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain a professional qualification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.


Upon the completion of this course, you will be awarded the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Animal Care Career and Management by ABC Awards. The Certification will also include the summary of units learned. Each unit will include the specificities studied. You will gain a professional qualification and be viewed as a marketable candidate by potential employers who will recognise your skills and commitment demonstrated while following this course.

Course Code: QLS-04911

Awarding Body

ABC Awards is a leading national awarding body renowned for its extensive range of industry-standard accredited vocational qualifications. ABC Awards is Ofqual regulated and have an established reputation for cultivating high-quality and diverse skills and knowledge. They are committed to developing and awarding qualifications that showcase skills for employment. ABC Awards was established in 1998 and thousands of learners qualify for their vocational trainings each year. They offer a wide range of qualifications that cover multiple sectors and industries. They have a simplified process and learners are guaranteed to receive excellent value for money. ABC Awards ensures their partners receive the best possible service.

Others jobs you can get

  • Pet Care Specialist
  • Pet Care Associate
  • Dog Bather
  • Dog Walker
  • Pet Care Assistant

 Other Benefits

  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a NUS discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Course Code S 0931
College Name Study 365
Course Category Agriculture & Veterinary, Animal Care
Course Type Online Learning
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Ireland
Course Fee 99
Course Duration 365 Days
Entry Requirements • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT. • A recognised qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.
Career Path • Veterinary Assistant – £15,686 per annum • Animal Shelter Manager – £20,404 per annum • Animal Caretaker – £14,995 per annum • Dog Groomer – £8.08 per hour
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