Animal Welfare QQI Level 5

The Cat by Tom Gill @Flickr
The Cat by Tom Gill @Flickr


New for Autumn 2018. This programme module aims to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to develop an understanding of the process of domestication of animals and the provisions needed to promote physical and mental wellbeing in domestic and captive animals.

Night: Monday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 12 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 1 October 2018

Cost: €270.00 (€15 off online)

QQI Certification fee of €20 is included in the course fee.


QQI 5N0753 Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • To explore the processes of evolution that have influenced species diversification and global distribution.
  • The tutor will create an awareness of Animal Welfare issues in Ireland and abroad.
  • The tutor will explore the needs of different domestic species with regard to maintaining animal health. Similarly the learner will gain an understanding of the Animal Welfare legislation in Ireland.
  • The tutor will explore with the learner the history of domestication and its impact on the behaviour, diet and socialisation of domestic species.


€15 discount when you enrol online, or 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients, or 50% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.


Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2018 will take place at on Monday 10th September 2018 from 7 to 8pm at Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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