Level 3 Award in Feline Care, Behaviour and Welfare

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cat_cattery_course_3This Level 3  Feline Care, Behaviour and Welfare  Award  is an OFQUAL regulated qualification that meets the new AAL licensing requirements for the Higher Standard.

The OCN Awards Level 3 Award in Feline Care, Behaviour and Welfare is for those wishing to expand their knowledge of basic cat behaviour and welfare. This OFQUAL regulated qualification covers recognising and avoiding problem behaviour, recognising and interpreting feline body language and understanding the needs of cats.

On completion of the two units, learners will understand how to provide for a cat’s basic needs and prevent common health problems.

OCN Awards Level 3 Award in Feline Care, Behaviour and Welfare Qualification

Unit Summary (110 GLH)

Unit 1

Care of Felines in Catteries (60 GLH)

This unit explores how to promote and maintain the welfare of cats in catteries. It includes information on health checking, methods of disease prevention & control and effective ways to provide environmental enrichment and mental stimulation. This unit also covers administering preventative and prescriptive medications.

Unit 2

Feline Behaviour & Psychology (50 GLH)

When working with cats it’s useful to have an understanding of feline behaviour and psychology. This unit includes force free behaviour improvement, the human-feline relationship as well as signalling and communication behaviour of cats.


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