Animal Care and Psychology

Animal Care and Psychology



Learn to treat and understand animals in a professional capacity by taking this comprehensive course in Animal Care and Psychology. By training with us, you will soon learn how to deliver care and support for the nation’s beloved pets and “companion animals”. Each of our interactive online modules has been written by industry professionals to provide the skills and knowledge needed to deliver compassionate and effective attention to a wide range of animals, both great and small.


From understanding basic animal health and nutritional needs to interpreting the unusual behaviour of exotic pets and young animals, this innovative course will deliver everything you need to take care of vulnerable and neglected creatures, or just animals that needed a helping human hand to survive. Among the main animals covered by this course, expect to see special attention given to dogs, cats, horses, rabbits, fish, horses, and even reptiles. When you complete the training, you will be qualified to care and provide first aid for any inhabitant of the animal world.

Learning outcomes: 

  • Understand the basics necessities of animal welfare
  • Learn how to satisfy the basic nutritional needs of any animal
  • Be able to perform first aid and hygiene procedures on a range of animals
  • Gain an acute knowledge of popular pets like cats and dogs
  • Know how to interact with larger animals such as horses
  • Acquire the skills work with smaller animals like rabbits and guinea pigs
  • Become skilled in treating more exotic animals like reptiles and ornamental fish
  • Attain an innate knowledge of animal psychology and incorporate it into your caregiving

Why People Love And Enrol In Animal Care and Psychology From One Education:

  • Instantly accessible CPD-accredited certificate on successful completion of this Animal Care and Psychology
  • 24/7 access to the course for 12 months
  • Study at your own pace
  • No hidden fees or exam charges
  • Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
  • Efficient assessment and instant results

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £109. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.

CPD Certification from One Education

After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.


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. Your training provider 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.

Method of Assessment

To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for Quality Licence Scheme endorsed and CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.

In addition, to enhance the depth of your knowledge regarding the course and further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.

Who is This course for?

This course is suitable for any individual who wishes to provide animal welfare on a professional or personal basis. As well as nutritional and physical care, it also provides psychological theories and practices.


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Animal Care and Psychology. Anyone and everyone can take this course.

The Animal Care and Psychology is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!

All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.

Career Path

This course is designed to give complete training to those individuals who want to provide animal care on a frequent basis, and to a varied range of animals. Therefore, it will apply to the following careers:

  • Veterinarians 
  • RSPCA officials
  • Pet shop owners
  • Zoo or animal sanctuary staff
  • Wildlife specialists

Course Curriculum

Animal Care and Psychology
Module 01: Introduction to the Care and Animal Welfare of All Species 00:27:00
Module 02: Basic Animal Health & Nutrition 00:46:00
Module 03: Hygiene and First Aid for Animal 00:47:00
Module 04: Getting to Know the Dogs & Puppies 00:23:00
Module 05: Getting to Know the Kittens and Cats 00:30:00
Module 06: Learning about Horses 00:24:00
Module 07: Learning about Birds 00:22:00
Module 08: Specific Information on Rabbits & Guinea-Pigs 00:20:00
Module 09: Specific Information on Ornamental Fish 00:29:00
Module 10: Specific Information on Reptiles 00:24:00
Module 11: Animal Psychology 00:34:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Animal Care and Psychology 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Animal Care and Psychology 00:20:00
Assignment – Animal Care and Psychology 2 weeks, 2 days

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