Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Pet Sitting (City & Guilds) 0146-20 - Writtle University College

Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Pet Sitting (City & Guilds) 0146-20

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About the Course

If you are looking for a career within the animal care industry, this qualification is aimed at you.

The successful completion of this 3 day course will demonstrate to employers or the public that you have the practical skills and knowledge they are looking for when seeking the services of a Pet Sitter.

The qualification covers the skills you will need to work as a Pet Sitter. Mandatory content covers:

• Roles and responsibilities of a pet sitter

• Health and Behaviour Assessments

• Legislation and Codes of Practice

• Problems, injuries and emergencies

Assessments are completed through written, practical and oral tasks.

Participants must be over 16

Entry Requirements

Participants should bring a notepad and outdoor clothing appropriate for the weather including sturdy footwear.

Catering facilities are limited at weekends therefore participants are advised to bring a packed lunch, refreshments will be provided.

By making a booking you are declaring yourself medically fit to participate in the course.

Useful Information

Free parking is available on campus; a permit will be issued and should be clearly displayed.

Instructor / Student Ratio 1:7

Course Dates

  • Saturday 9 November 2019 - Saturday 23 November 2019 (10:00am to 4:00pm)
    [Delivered over 3 consecutive Saturdays]
    £335 per person (5 places available)

For group bookings please contact Michelle Williams 01245 424287




Kate Middleton BSc MSc PGCE

Kate has successfully run her Dog Walking and Pet Sitting business, full-time, for over 5 years


Three days


Michelle Williams 01245 424287

Professional Accreditation



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  • Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5pm
  • Friday 8.30am-4.30pm

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