Animal Management Level 1 Award
Sporting Schools Ltd
Area’s support can be offered
Sandwell Dudley Wolverhampton Central Walsall
where is it?
The initial introduction can be done at the hubs. But there will be some days that we will need to go into local schools. Leisure centres and local parks.
1 day per week – 5 weeks – 10 – 3.
Overview of Support offered
The course develops experience working with a variety of animals from our millipedes and tortoise to our dogs. You will learn how to clean them out. Know how to prepare feed for a variety of animals using relevant equipment. You will gain a greater understanding of health and safety around the various animals. Most importantly you will build relationships with the animals, by handling and communicating with them.
Is this activity linked to;
Increasing confidence Increasing motivation Increasing Optimism Improving employability
Where does this support fit into my journey?
Engagement This is me I’m up for it I’m ready I’m on my way
Minimum No. 5 Maximum No. 10
What equipment should I bring?
Warm clothing. All other PPE will be provided.
The young people will improve communication skills. They will be working in small groups and leading various activities. They will also experience teamwork, understanding others and developing resilience, problem solving skills. They will be able to seek employment with various organisations, ranging from RSPCA, Dogs Trust, Pet’s at Home, Kennels, Catteries, PDSA.