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Level: 1

Location: Broomfield Hall

Years: 1

Weeks: 1

Hours: 4.00

Start: 18/03/2017

Days / Times: Saturday 12:30 to 16:30

Tuition (£): 40.00*

Interview: N

Course Summary

Learn how to deal with a variety of common wildlife emergency situations and to administer lifesaving first aid.

Entry requirements

You just need an interest in wildlife.

Course Content

The course entails a series of workshop scenarios. 

You will explore legislation and conservation concerns as well as gaining 'hands-on' experience with our resident hedgehogs.

How will I be assessed?

There is no formal assessment.

You will be given a Certificate of Attendance on completion of the course.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

You need sturdy footwear and writing materials. You should be appropriately dressed for practical work – with no dangling drawstrings or jewellery. If you have long hair, it will need to be tied back.

What can I do after this course?

Derby College offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Animal Care and a wide range of other land-based topics.  Please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.

 

* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Broomfield Hall Campus

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Carla Davies

Carla Davies

A dream job in dog grooming

Carla Davies came to Derby College to re-train as a dog groomer and is now fulfilling her dream of working with animals after securing a part-time job at Kennel Gate in Nottingham.

As part of her course, she was matched to the job opportunity through the College’s pioneering recruitment service established with the REED NCFE Partnership. They alerted Carla – who had been an office worker since leaving school – to the job opportunity and helped her with her CV and interview techniques.

When I heard about the job opportunities and support available through the REED NCFE team, I decided to go for it and was over the moon when I was offered the job. It is a dream come true and I have also returned to Derby College for an evening course to gain more qualifications in dog grooming.
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