Level 2 Apprenticeship in Animal Care

This brand-new qualification is designed for students interested in developing a career in animal care or veterinary nursing, based within a veterinary practice.

Full funding may be available subject to previous qualifications.

  • Companion animal anatomy and physiology
  • Exotic animal anatomy and physiology
  • Principles of infection control for animal nursing assistants
  • Deliver basic treatments
  • Maintain animal accommodation
  • Provide food and water
  • Principles of basic animal nursing assistance
  • Reception duties
  • Handling and restraint
  • Reproduction and breeding
Following completion of the course and satisfactory standard achieved, students may use this as a science qualification to progress on to the RCVS veterinary nursing program leading to the RCVS Veterinary Nursing Diploma Level 3 Qualification.

Please download the following information sheet and application form

Level 2 AAC Course Outline