Jump directly to main content Jump directly to menu

Animal Management

Our animal management courses are a great step towards a highly rewarding and varied career working with and caring for a range of animals.

Whether you want to progress to university, work abroad, or go straight into industry, our courses and industry experienced tutors can help you on your way.

On hand to provide you with invaluable information during your course, tutors will work with you to develop your theoretical knowledge and valuable hands-on experience with a range of over 100 different species.

With access to the facilities in both our Animal  Centre on campus and with various animal welfare and conservation partners, our students will have regular visits to Aston Springs Farm, Mayfield Alpacas and Wentworth Animal Farm Park , meaning they work with a wide variety of animals including alpacas, donkeys, pigs, goats and sheep to name but a few!

Course Enrichment

During your course we will prepare you for a range of exciting careers working with animals; you will have the opportunity to gain invaluable work experience with a range of exciting and interesting local  companies such as Yorkshire Wildlife Park, RSPCA, Doncaster Equine College , Vets 4 Pets, and many more.

Career Opportunities

  • Animal Care Worker
  • Animal Technician
  • Assistance Dog Trainer
  • Bee-keeper
  • Biologist
  • Countryside Ranger
  • Dog Groomer
  • Dog Handler
  • Dog Walker
  • Pet Sitter
  • Ecologist
  • Conservationist
  • Farm Worker
  • Gamekeeper
  • Horse Groom
  • Kennel & Cattery Worker
  • Pet Shop Assistant
  • RSPCA Inspector
  • Vet
  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Veterinary Physiotherapist
  • Zoo Keeper
  • Zoologist
  • And Much More…

Animal Management Courses for School Leavers


I love caring for the animals and spending time with them, it’s a great opportunity to learn all about the different breeds. In the future I hope to work with zoo animals.

Alana Simcox-Haddon Level 1 Animal Care