Level 1 Neuro Animal

Further Details
Course Code
LP01516
Location
Northop
Duration
Full Time, This is a 1-year full time course
Department
Animal Care, Foundation Skills
Start Date
04 Sep 2023
End Date
21 Jun 2024

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Course Overview
The Neuro Animal Level 1 programme is an inclusive and fully supported programme providing a learning environment that will best suit YOU. This course is designed to meet the needs and abilities of neurodiverse learners and is a great way to learn more about animal care and what it can offer.

The excellent Animal Care and Rare Breeds Centre will give you the opportunity to gain valuable practical skills, with access to over a hundred species of animals. You will also cover a wide range of underpinning knowledge and this combination will give you a head start in your chosen career path.

Neuro Animal will give you the right mix of skills to progress your ambitions, ensuring that you get the best overall experience and knowledge to succeed. On the course you will work with expert staff to develop your skills. Fully supported, you will also develop social communication, organisational, and life and living skills.

On this course a Pearson BTEC Level 1 qualification will give you the skills you need to succeed, across a range of different units and specialisms. This may include some of the following -
Being organised
Working with others
Caring for animals
Feeding and grooming animals
Handling and restraining animals
Working within the animal care industry

Literacy and numeracy development will be a core focus for all learners on programme with each learner having the opportunity to undertake Essential Skills Wales qualifications or Gcse’s.

Learners will be assigned a Pastoral Coach who will support them throughout their time on programme. They will ensure that any ALN support is put in place before learners start and that any new support needs that may arise are incorporated into their programme to help them to succeed. The course is fully supported to meet individual needs and learning differences.
Ongoing assessment via tasks and tutor monitoring
In order to be eligible for this programme learners must have a social communication difficulties such as Autism.

There are no formal entry requirements, although users are expected to be familiar with the basics of computer and internet use, and have a current Learning and Skills Plan, Individual Development Plan or Education, Health and Care Plan which documents a social communication difficulty such as Autism.

At Coleg Cambria we would encourage you to do the very best that you can in your exams. The better your grades the more options you will have, and may result in you gaining entry onto a higher level course.
On successful completion of this course learners could progress on to the next level of learning such as Level 2 Animal care. Traineeship, Apprenticeship or full time employment
Some courses may require equipment and/or uniforms to be purchased. Please see attached equipment list for further information.
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