This course is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and the skills to work in a variety of areas within the Animal Health Care sector, or to progress to Higher Education through the Higher Education Links Scheme. Learners will study core areas of Animal Health Care and are enabled to put theory into practice through experiential learning. Regular field trips and the handling of a wide variety of animals are key features of this course.
QQI Level 6 in Animal Science (6M5153)
TUS - Athlone
AL731 BSc in Veterinary Nursing Level 7
ATU - Sligo
SG442 BSc (Hons) in Occupational Safety & Health Level 8
Please note that all QQI Further Education graduates who hold a major Level 5 or Level 6 award are eligible to apply for any IT Sligo programme through the CAO system.
ATU - Letterkenny
LY847 BSc in Veterinary Nursing Level 7
ATU - Galway
GA770 BSc in Applied Freshwater and Marine Biology Level 7
There are no fees to study this course
This is full-time one-year course and runs from September to May. The course runs three days per week (Monday to Wednesday)
Phone 071-9145480 or email [email protected]
A new National Common Awards System (CAS) is being introduced by QQI for Further Education and Training programmes. Sligocfe reserves the right to make changes in any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the Institute and a student or third party.