Diplomas in Animal Technology
Diploma in Animal Husbandry
This entry level qualification is designed as an introduction to animal technology. It focuses on ensuring that you recognise the importance of high standards of routine care and animal husbandry and gives an insight into the legal responsibility of animal technologists, even at the most junior levels.
Diploma in Laboratory Animal Science and Technology
This Diploma is designed for more experienced technologists and encourages you to develop a thorough understanding of the principles and practices of good animal welfare and scientific practice. You are prepared for more responsibility within the Industry and for the transition to Higher Education if you so wish.
The Level 5 Diploma continues on from Level 4. Covering 4 individual learning units, Level 5 will ensure you are well versed in animal welfare law and can apply this knowledge in practice. You will be introduced to the importance of good experimental design, and explore the subjects of toxicology, and genetic alteration in animals.
The Level 6 Diploma continues on from Level 5. The highest level of our Diplomas will cover 4 individual learning units in detail, the largest being the Project Planning and Project unit where you are given the opportunity to develop your own research project with the guidance of our expert tutors.