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Companion Animal Transportation Level 3 Award (RQF)

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Companion Animal Transportation Level 3 Award (RQF)

Key Points

  • Learn all about how to safely transport companion animals
  • Understand the relevant legislation relating to transporting companion animals
  • Achieve a Level 3 Award qualification
  • Start and study at any time 
 

About your Qualification 

Over the course of two units, this online Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation examines companion animal transportation and the needs of animals during transport. The qualification covers humane restraint and handling techniques for a variety of companion animals. 
 
The qualification also looks at ways of reducing stress in companion animals during transportation and how to appropriately handle and transport companion animals in distress. The qualification covers the relevant legislation relating to the transportation of companion animals. 
 
All the material is readily available once you enrol, so you’re able to start right away!
 

Getting Started

learndirect is the UK’s leading online course provider. Our online courses and qualifications give you the flexibility to engage with your studies whenever suits you best. 
 
The benefit of online learning means that you can plan your studies around your existing commitments. So, you’re able to progress with your learning in a way that works for you, without the stressful balancing act. With no classes to attend or a timetable to stick to, you’re in control of the pace and place of your learning.
 
What’s more, we have dedicated and experienced online tutors to support you throughout your qualification. As well as all the material being readily available as soon as you enrol so you’re able to start right away.
Unit 1: Companion animal transportation  
On completion of this unit you will:
  • Understand how to reduce stress during companion animal transportation.
  • Understand the procedures for humane restraint and handling during companion animal transportation.
  • Understand the responsibilities involved with transporting companion animals.
  • Know appropriate handling methods for companion animals in fear, pain and distress.
  • Know appropriate transport methods for animals in fear, pain and distress.
Unit 2: Requirements of animals during transport
On completion of this unit you will: 
  • Understand the responsibilities of the driver when transporting companion animals on long and short journeys.
  • Understand the needs of animals during transportation.
  • Know the legal requirements of transporting animals

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification but learners must be aged 16 and over. The qualification will be delivered online, and it is available to start at any time.

Enrolment remains valid for 1 year and students can complete the qualification at their own pace. 

*You will have access to the course for 6 months only. You can purchase course extensions here

 

To successfully gain the Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation, students must achieve … credits. You will be assessed through internal assessments conducted online at the end of each unit and assessed by one of our qualified animal tutors.

When are you assessed?

As you’re in control of how you learn, you’re also in charge of when you hand in your assignments. 
This enables you to take as long as you need to thoroughly understand the unit before completing any assignments.  

 

Open College Network West Midlands

Open College Network West Midlands logo

Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will be awarded a Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation, an Ofqual regulated qualification. Qualification Number: 610/0495/9.

This is an Open College Network West Midlands Qualification. This qualification is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations (Ofqual) in England and is part of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

Open College Network West Midlands are a national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and Qualifications Wales, to develop and award nationally recognised qualifications.

Open College Network West Midlands work in partnership with employers, training providers, colleges, universities, schools and voluntary and community organisations to offer vocational credit-based qualifications, Access to Higher Education Diplomas and quality assured Customised Accreditation that enables learners gain employment or to progress into further learning and Higher Education. They also Quality Endorse organisations internal training and skills delivery.

Many careers within the animal sector involve the need to transport animals. If you are currently working or volunteering with companion animals and you’d like to expand your skillset to include transportation then this Award qualification is suitable for you. 

Once you have completed this qualification, we have plenty of other animal courses and qualifications for you to progress onto and further your career prospects.

Companion Animal Transportation Level 3 Award (RQF)

Key Points

  • Learn all about how to safely transport companion animals
  • Understand the relevant legislation relating to transporting companion animals
  • Achieve a Level 3 Award qualification
  • Start and study at any time 
 

About your Qualification 

Over the course of two units, this online Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation examines companion animal transportation and the needs of animals during transport. The qualification covers humane restraint and handling techniques for a variety of companion animals. 
 
The qualification also looks at ways of reducing stress in companion animals during transportation and how to appropriately handle and transport companion animals in distress. The qualification covers the relevant legislation relating to the transportation of companion animals. 
 
All the material is readily available once you enrol, so you’re able to start right away!
 

Getting Started

learndirect is the UK’s leading online course provider. Our online courses and qualifications give you the flexibility to engage with your studies whenever suits you best. 
 
The benefit of online learning means that you can plan your studies around your existing commitments. So, you’re able to progress with your learning in a way that works for you, without the stressful balancing act. With no classes to attend or a timetable to stick to, you’re in control of the pace and place of your learning.
 
What’s more, we have dedicated and experienced online tutors to support you throughout your qualification. As well as all the material being readily available as soon as you enrol so you’re able to start right away.

Modules

Unit 1: Companion animal transportation  
On completion of this unit you will:
  • Understand how to reduce stress during companion animal transportation.
  • Understand the procedures for humane restraint and handling during companion animal transportation.
  • Understand the responsibilities involved with transporting companion animals.
  • Know appropriate handling methods for companion animals in fear, pain and distress.
  • Know appropriate transport methods for animals in fear, pain and distress.
Unit 2: Requirements of animals during transport
On completion of this unit you will: 
  • Understand the responsibilities of the driver when transporting companion animals on long and short journeys.
  • Understand the needs of animals during transportation.
  • Know the legal requirements of transporting animals

Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification but learners must be aged 16 and over. The qualification will be delivered online, and it is available to start at any time.

Enrolment remains valid for 1 year and students can complete the qualification at their own pace. 

*You will have access to the course for 6 months only. You can purchase course extensions here

 

Assessment

To successfully gain the Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation, students must achieve … credits. You will be assessed through internal assessments conducted online at the end of each unit and assessed by one of our qualified animal tutors.

When are you assessed?

As you’re in control of how you learn, you’re also in charge of when you hand in your assignments. 
This enables you to take as long as you need to thoroughly understand the unit before completing any assignments.  

 

Qualifications

Open College Network West Midlands

Open College Network West Midlands logo

Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will be awarded a Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation, an Ofqual regulated qualification. Qualification Number: 610/0495/9.

This is an Open College Network West Midlands Qualification. This qualification is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations (Ofqual) in England and is part of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

Open College Network West Midlands are a national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and Qualifications Wales, to develop and award nationally recognised qualifications.

Open College Network West Midlands work in partnership with employers, training providers, colleges, universities, schools and voluntary and community organisations to offer vocational credit-based qualifications, Access to Higher Education Diplomas and quality assured Customised Accreditation that enables learners gain employment or to progress into further learning and Higher Education. They also Quality Endorse organisations internal training and skills delivery.

Many careers within the animal sector involve the need to transport animals. If you are currently working or volunteering with companion animals and you’d like to expand your skillset to include transportation then this Award qualification is suitable for you. 

Once you have completed this qualification, we have plenty of other animal courses and qualifications for you to progress onto and further your career prospects.

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