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Animal Care Level 3 Course

(4 students)

This course includes:

04:41:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

12 units

Full lifetime access

Access on mobile and TV

Certificate of completion

One Education
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Provide instant support and vital welfare for our animal friends with this lively and informative Level 3 course. By training with us, you will soon learn how to deliver medical care for beloved pets and a wide range of animal species. The UK is renowned for its love of animals, and this comprehensive course will empower you to carry on this tradition, as well as gaining the skills to ensure a lucrative career and compassionate profession. Each online module will help you take a step forward towards this goal.


From understanding basic animal health to caring for exotic pets, we provide you with all the knowledge you’ll need to make a difference to an animal’s welfare. The course covers first aid for animals and nutritional tips, as well as providing more specialised training for dealing with dogs and cats, right up to caring for horses and ornamental fish. It provides a full educational package for veterinarians and pet specialists and could kickstart your passion into a career.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the basics of animal health
  • Learn about the essential hygiene tips needed to treat all animals
  • Be able to perform basic first aid on any species of animal
  • Gain an acute knowledge of the nutrition needed to keep animals healthy
  • Know how to interact with common pets, such as dogs and cats
  • Acquire the skills to treat larger animals, such as horses
  • Become skilled in treating smaller animals, such as birds and rabbits
  • Be comfortable with treating more exotic animals, such as ornamental fish

Who Is This Course For?

This course is suitable for any individual who wishes to provide care and medical support for a variety of animals. This Level 3 course may be appropriate to this knowledge in a business profession or personal use.


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Animal Care Level 3 Course – CPD Accredited Course. Anyone and everyone can take this course. The Animal Care Level 3 Course is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home! All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.

Career Path

This course is designed to give complete training to those individuals who want to provide animal care frequently, and to a varied range of animals. Therefore, it will apply to the following careers:
  • Veterinarians
  • RSPCA officials
  • Pet shop owners
  • Zoo or animal sanctuary staff
  • Wildlife specialists
Course content

Animal Care Level 3 Course

Introduction to the Care and Animal Welfare of All Species


Basic Animal Health




First Aid for Animals




Getting to Know the Dogs & Puppies


Getting to Know the Kittens and Cats


Learning about Horses


Learning about Birds


Specific Information on Rabbits & Guinea-Pigs


Specific Information on Ornamental Fish


Specific Information on Reptiles


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One Education offers a range of courses designed to advance your professional skills, boost your CV and enhance your career. All our courses offer a variety of learning materials including video and audio lectures, online exams, test areas, as well as traditional handouts.

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