Animal Activities Licensing - Course and Qualifications

To help pet businesses comply with the requirements in the new Animal Activities Licensing Regulations, specifically for condition 4.2 of the regulations, PIF's education team has developed a number of courses and qualifications.

 QUALIFICATIONS
City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Competence in Canine Health & Husbandry.

This qualification covers the requirements in the dog boarding schedules to help licensees meet the minimum standards in 4.2 of the guidance documents. This course takes place over 3 days, and is a mixture of classroom and practical work.

Course Leaflet

Course cost: £300 (PIF members: £250)
Course dates: 14-16 November, PIF Office, Bedford, MK42 9TW
To book, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or telephone 01234 273933

BTEC Level 3 Specialist in Pet Services

This is a new qualification offered by the Pet Industry Federation with a number of mandatory units, as well as optional units on pet boarding, fish and reptiles to help licensees meet the higher standards. This course will be ideal for pet retailers who only sell reptiles or fish; or for businesses offering any type of pet boarding, including commercial kennels, dog daycare or home boarding.

The qualification is a mixture of self-study and practical assessment

Course cost: £900 (PIF members: £775)
To register your interested, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or telephone 01234 273933

 City & Guilds Level 3 Pet Store Management

This established course is perfect for livestock retailers who sell a range of different types of taxa. The Pet Industry Federation has been offering this distancd learning course for many years, and those interested can find out more here.

 
ONLINE COURSES

A range of online courses have been developed, offering pet businesses a simple means of gaining theoretical knowledge and understanding in certain areas.

Competency course for kennels, dog daycare & home boarders  *coming soon*
Small mammal handling and welfare *coming soon*
Care of Aquatics *ready end 2018*
Care of Reptiles *ready end 2018*
Canine First-Aid *available now*
Canine health and disease *available now*

These courses are priced differently, depending on the level of detail of each one. To register to find out more and to access them, please visit the PIF Education Portal.

If you have any queries regarding our courses, please telephone 01234 273933 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

 

 

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