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Advanced Diploma in Animal Physical Therapy at QLS Level 3

South London College
Course summary
12 hours
149 GBP
English
Part time
Online courses
Next available date: This course is available anytime in anywhere. - Online courses
Last application: This course is available to register anytime of the year.
Professional Training

Course description

Advanced Diploma in Animal Physical Therapy - Level 3

Overview

Animal Physical therapy is a new industry that has been getting wide recognition with the increase of pet adoption. Its main purpose is to provide rehabilitativecare for animalsthat have undergone surgery, been injured or suffer from chronic pains, and is also a great way to speed up recovery in animals and to improve quality of life. It is a great career path with plenty of progression opportunities for individuals that love working with animals.

If you too are an animal lover aspiring to get into the animal physical therapy or related industry or simply want to learn animal physical therapy to administer it to your pets on our own, this course might just be the one for you were looking for. This course, with over 9 modules, will equip you with all the necessary knowledge and skills needed to provide effective physical therapy treatments to pets. You will be demonstrated on how to read signs of pain in animals to perform easy and enjoyable exercises.

The course curriculum will also touch on topics that will help you improve mobility of hips, knees and elbows of pets in a safe and compassionate way and to perform gentle exercises for animals suffering from stiff joints. This course is also set to enlighten you on physiotherapy and the situations to use and avoid it, followed up by some professional techniques to massage your pets. By the end of this course, you will have a well-grounded knowledge on animal physical therapy to progress within the industry or to help your pet live a healthy life.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current qualifications. Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*South London College is an approved reselling partner for Quality Licence Scheme courses under Global Edulink

Please Note: This Course is Based on USA Standards

Suitability - Who should attend?

Who Is This Course Aimed at?

  • Individuals who have an older or stiff pet and want to learn to use physiotherapy
  • Individuals who want to learn different forms of animal physiotherapy
  • Those who want to learn safe exercises
  • Anyone who has a deep interest in animal care and physiotherapy

Entry Requirements

  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A recognised qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Certification

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Course Code: QLS-03595

Awarding body (Accreditation)

Quality Licence Scheme have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. Quality Licence Scheme combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, Quality Licence Scheme also offers qualifications for all ages and abilities all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Training Course Content

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction

2: When Physio Isn't Safe

3: Physiotherapy

4: Anatomy For Physiotherapy

5: Physio And Your Pet Assessment

6: Physio And Your Pet Action

7: Therapeutic Exercises

8: The Bigger Picture

9: Partnerships With Veterinary Professionals

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

This online course will be evaluated through written assignments. In order to complete this programme successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.

Other benefits

  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Expenses

Now £149

Was £399

Continuing Studies

Progression and Career Path

This certificate will be of immense benefit for you in kick starting a career in veterinary or animal care. This certificate will also help in attaining your career progression goals and to further expand your education in the subject. Mentioned below are few of the jobs this certificate will be worthwhile in,

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Pet Care Associate
  • Pet Care Attendant
  • Pet Care Specialist
  • Pet Sitter
  • Pet Groomer
  • Dog Walker
  • Pet Care Assistant

Others jobs you can get

  • Pet Sitter
  • Pet Groomer
  • Dog Walker
  • Pet Care Assistant

About provider

South London College is a well-established Professional online education provider in the United Kingdom and it aims to meet the employment needs of the youth and people in the United Kingdom and other parts of the world. South London College...


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