Animal Care Courses Online
Our courses covering the different areas of animal care, have been developed and regularly updated over many years by professionals in their field, who have contributed their time and expertise to help you acquire the right knowledge and skills in animal related programs via distance learning.
Throughout history, animals have played an integral part in human affairs and the better we understand animals, the more we can ensure their health and protection, whether it’s our beloved pets, farm livestock, or wildlife animals. Complete an animal course from ADL at your own pace with no deadlines or pressure to finish quickly, to help achieve your career or personal goals.
Study on your mobile, tablet, laptop or desktop PC from anywhere in the world at home, work, library, cafe, the beach, or when you travel. A small selection of our online animal courses include:
- Animal Anatomy and Physiology
- Animal Behaviour
- Animal Husbandry
- Animal Management
- Animal Science
- Bird Keeping, Cat Psychology and Training , Domestic Cat Care, Dog Psychology and Training, Dog Care and Horse Care
- Marine Biology
- Wildlife Conservation and Wildlife Management
- Vertebrate Zoology and Invertebrate Zoology
- Zookeeper / Zoo keeping
Learn online via distance learning: With mentor/tutor support throughout, our animal courses are equally applicable to the UK and the rest of the World. Whether you're currently working with animals, or want to acquire the skills to care for animals, we have a course for you.
Get an animal course qualification: ADL offers a variety of programs with the opportunity to gain an endorsed Certificate from TQUK, a UK Government approved awarding organisation, listed as "recognised" on the Ofqual Register.
Increase your chances of getting noticed. Employers like to see initiative and self-motivation in a potential employee, so completing an online course in your own time can only help you to stand out from other applicants who haven’t done so. So, whether you wish to care for animals, or do your bit to help them survive in the wild for a charity, we have a course for you.
Continue your professional development (CPD): Learn how to understand the animals in your care better and increase your areas of expertise and possibly enhance your earning potential. Be seen as a “safe pair of hands” by your work colleagues and management. Use your qualification to help gain promotion.
Learn about animals: Improve your personal development and relationship with your animal companion or specific species, by understanding their welfare needs. Choose a specialist course in Ornithology (birds), Herpetology (reptiles and amphibians), Primatology (primates), or in livestock like Pigs, Cows, Sheep, Goats and many more!
Can't find a qualification to suit your needs? Why not speak with one of our Academic Course Advisers for FREE advice on +44 (0)1227 789 649? or email: email@example.com Our online home study courses may be studied for vocational purposes, self-enrichment (hobby) or for serious study leading to employment and/or higher qualifications. You'll receive unlimited tutor and admin support and be able to start at any time.
This Higher Advanced Diploma (12 modules) in Animal Husbandry is a complete qualification for people wishing to work in agriculture at a technician or management level, in positions such as a farm manager, technical representatives, trainers or consultants.
What makes animals tick? Learn through this Home Study Animal Behaviour course. Understanding your Animals' (pets) Behaviour is the key to a happy relationship. Do they think and learn like humans? How do they adapt to their environment? Which animals have the best social life?
Become a brilliant breeder! Learn to plan an animal breeding program, incorporating genetic theory, breeding program management and practical aspects of daily husbandry practice. This online course is relevant to all animal, from pets to farm animals and horses to wildlife.
Learn about Animal Health Care. An excellent vocational pathway towards employment in the Veterinary industry. Learn to care for the health of any type of animal and understand the scope of services offered by animal care services, including veterinary practices.
Working with animals? Get back to basics! Gain a thorough foundation knowledge of animal anatomy and physiology. This is essential for careers requiring good animal care and management. An excellent starting point for working with animals in any situation.
Treating and preventing ill health in animals is important for all people who work with them. Learn how diseases are classified, to recognise signs and symptoms of common diseases and how to treat these diseases and wounds.
This course will teach you about the components needed in animal diets and the composition of a range of feeds (including pasture, fodder crops, grasses, cereals, seed and other edible plants).
Learn through home study/distance learning the basics of animal science. A specially designed certificate for people wishing to work or working in animal care, animal health care or environment wishing to deepen their knowledge in animal care.
This course is designed to equip students with business management skills develop horse care knowledge ·build networking (contact) with the equine industry ·lay a foundation for better understanding individual horses and more broadly, the business of horses.
Develop a capacity to develop and manage freshwater aquaculture enterprises. This course covers: water (e.g.source, purity, flow, temperature, dissolved oxygen), stocking rates, spawning, checking stock, stripping, fertilization, hatching, growth stages, feeding, harvesting and stocking.
Beef Cattle course online. Develop your abilities to analyse and make decisions about the management requirements of beef cattle. This comprehensive distance learning course...
Biochemistry 1 - Animals (Pre-Medical program) course online. Learn about the biological and chemical basis of animal life". Biochemistry - Animals" is...
Biochemistry III Animal Biochemical Processes (Pre-Medical Progam) course online. Gain a deeper knowledge of human and...
Calf Rearing course online. This course develops your ability to manage the rearing of calves for different agricultural purposes. It covers all aspects of calf rearing including Calf...
Cat Psychology and Training course online. Learn to understand cat psychology and apply that knowledge to manage and influence the behaviour of cats. You'll learn:- how cats think and the relevance of understanding cat psychology to people.
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