At our specialist centre in Angel, we have a bespoke animal care floor, housing a range of small exotic animals. Our courses will give you the opportunity to look after, care for and learn about these animals, including marmosets, mice, lemurs, chinchillas, rabbits, guinea pigs, chameleons, snakes, geckos, spiders, frogs, parrots and a wide range of fish.
You will gain practical work skills, as well as visiting conservation areas, zoos and farms. There are also opportunities to participate in work placements at the Heathrow Airport Animal Reception Centre.
Career options include:
This course gives you an introduction to animal care, giving you essential skills and knowledge to prepare you for further study.
This course develops your knowledge of animal care, covering topics such as health and welfare, feeding, accommodation and animal biology.
This course gives you an advanced understanding of animal management, covering the practical, scientific, legal and ethical aspects of caring for animals.