This course establishes the principles of a wide range of animal care subjects including health care and husbandry. The course develops knowledge in specialist areas such as anatomy, parasitology and exotic pets and is delivered with a balance of practical and theoretical classes.
2 subjects at National 5 and 1 at National 4; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5. Interview.
Boarding establishments, SSPCA, Guide Dogs and pet shops. Graduates often apply to progress to HNC Animal Care (see separate requirements).