Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Pet Sitting

One day interactive workshop.

One day interactive workshop. Animal Activities Licensing (AAL) regulations were enacted on 1st October 2018. ┬áThe following businesses are required to hold at minimum a nationally accredited Level 2 qualification such as this at the point of new or renewed licensing: –

  • Commercial Dog Boarding – Kennels
  • Commercial Cat Boarding – Catteries
  • Commercial Home Boarding
  • Commercial Dog Day Care
  • Commercial Pet Vending
  • Commercial Dog Breeding
  • Animal Exhibits

Attendees need to hold a level 2 qualification in animal-related area, such as: –

  • Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Animal Care
  • Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Animal Care
  • Level 2 Diploma in Equine Care
  • Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture
  • Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Animal Health, Husbandry and Handling

Course Includes

  • Legislation Applicable to Pet Sitting
  • Roles & Responsibilities of a Pet Sitter
  • How to Collect/ Collate Client Information
  • How to Plan for Individual Clients
  • Animal Behaviour
  • Signs of Normal and Ill Health in an Animal
  • Potential Problems or Emergencies whilst Pet Sitting

Certification on course completion

The certificate requires participation in a theory and practical workshop. Knowledge will be assessed through homework prior to the assessment day, oral questioning and practical observation.

A discount applies if purchased with Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Dog Walking

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