A Day in the Life of an Animal Care Technician

A Day in the Life of an Animal Care Technician


Enter the world of the Animal Care Technician with our brand new short course!
Get hands-on experience of feeding small animals and reptiles, and learn more about the day-to-day activities of an Animal Care Technician!


Key facts

  • Start date: Saturday 6th July
  • Duration: 09:00 - 13:30
  • Location: Hives Animal Care Centre, Brooksby Campus
  • Fees: £30

Your future

After completing this course, learners may wish to complete another of our Animal Care short courses. Click here to find out more about short courses at BMC.

Entry requirements

Learners must be 14+ years of age.

About the Course

This short course will give you the opportunity to experience the duties of an animal care technician, including gaining hands on experience of feeding small animals and reptiles.

The course will cover:

  • Meet and greet
  • Feeding the animals
  • Handling
  • An informative talk
  • Enrichment building

How to Apply

To apply Click here to download the course enrolment form. Please note that you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to complete the form.  Please email any completed forms to hdixon@brooksbymelton.ac.uk.

Click here to read the Short Course Booking Procedures.