Canine Studies and Management
QQI Animal Science Level 6, Code 6M5153
This advanced course gives students all of the practical training & experience required to be a skilled Animal Groomer, as well as offering many other opportunities in animal related professions. Students manage the College’s Grooming Room, gaining an understanding of the science of grooming and the products used, building up experience in handling & working with animals. Work Experience in the industry remains integrated in the course structure.
|6N5565||Animal Science & Health|
|6N5569||Humans, Animals and society|
|6N5585||Kennel and Cattery Management|
QQI Level 5 Award in Animal Care is required.
One-year full time
|Fee Exemptions may apply ⇒|
|Student Services||€ 250|
|Gov PLC Fee||€ 200|
Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The college will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.
Education Progression Opportunities
CIT: CR001; CR006; CR007; CR010; CR011
AIT: AL 842
Tralee IT: TL858, WD:176, WD177
See QQI Level 6 awards may have advanced entry options into some Higher Education Institutions:
- Pet Shops
- Grooming Parlours
- Boarding Kennels
- Animal Welfare Organisations
- Stable Yards
- Large & Small Animal Clinics