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Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation, BSc (Hons) - Top Up

Undergraduate EHCR103P

The BSc (Hons) in Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation promotes an understanding of contemporary aspects of complimentary therapy and underpinning science, and their application in present-day situations. In this top up year, students continue to undert...

13th Sep 2021 - 24th Jun 2022

Wednesday & Thursday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Horse Care Level 1

School Leaver EFCM111P

The Level 1 Work-Based Diploma is a one year full time course. It is the first step towards developing the knowledge and skills required to work in the equine industry. All aspects of basic horse care are covered throughout the year with a strong emp...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Equine Studies

Common Leys Farm

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Introduction to Countryside Skills, Farming and Horticulture

School Leaver EFCT100P

Do you like being outdoors? Are you a hands on practical learner? This one-year full time course introduces students to a variety of practical tasks that would be encountered in the countryside, farming and horticultural industries. You will be worki...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Agriculture

Common Leys Farm

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Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Foundation Degree

Undergraduate EHWE103P

The FdSc in Animal Behaviour and Welfare combines contemporary scientific principles and practical, hands-on training, ensuring that our graduates are successful in both vocational and academic settings.The diverse range of teaching methods and asses...

13th Sep 2021 - 23rd Jun 2023

Thursday & Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Animal Management, Level 3

School Leaver EFCM125P

This 2 year course combines both theory and practical work. The course covers the scientific aspects of animal care as well as the advanced aspects designed to give you a broad spectrum of knowledge and the opportunity for progression into higher edu...

6th Sep 2021 - 7th Jul 2023

Monday to Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Countryside and Conservation Level 2

School Leaver EFCM109P

Do you like being outdoors? Do you want to know how to help protect our countryside? This is a one year Level 2 course aimed at young people who wish to pursue a career in the countryside sector. This course provides a broad introduction to countrysi...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Agriculture

Common Leys Farm

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Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation, Foundation Degree

Undergraduate EHCP101P

The FdSc in Animal Therapy and Rehabilitation promotes an understanding of contemporary aspects of complimentary therapy its underpinning science, and their application in present-day situations. A key feature of the FdSc programme is the emphasis on...

13th Sep 2021 - 23rd Jun 2023

Thursday & Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Equine Management Level 3

School Leaver EFCM130P

The Level 3 courses in Horse Management provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue careers in competition yards, riding schools, the horse racing industry and the breeding industry or within a wide range of ancillary industri...

6th Sep 2021 - 30th Jun 2023

Monday to Friday

Equine Studies

Common Leys Farm

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Animal Behaviour and Welfare, BSc (Hons) - Top Up

Undergraduate EHCM102P

The BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare Top Up programme can be studied full-time for 1 year or taken part-time across two years, with classes and practical sessions taught at the College's Witney and Common Leys Farm campuses.At Common Leys, you...

13th Sep 2021 - 24th Jun 2022

Wednesday & Thursday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Animal Care Level 2

School Leaver EFCM101P

This one year, full-time Level 2 course combines both theory and practical animal-related work to cover the key areas of routine management and welfare for animals. You will get to work with a range of animals including reptiles, alpacas, meerkats an...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Animal Care, Level 1

School Leaver EFCM112P

This one year, full-time Level 1 course combines practical animal-related experience on the Common Leys Animal Unit along with theory to cover the key areas of the care of animals. You will get to work with a range of animals including rabbits, alpac...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Agriculture Level 3

School Leaver EFCN200P

This course is designed for those wanting to work in the farming industry. The course combines both the theory and practical aspects of crop and livestock management. It covers the practical applications of agriculture as well as the advanced aspects...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Agriculture

Common Leys Farm

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Agriculture Level 2 Diploma

School Leaver EFCM116P

This is a one year, Level 2 course designed to give you an excellent introduction to working in agriculture. The course has a good balance of theory and practical modules to help you learn and practice the skills needed to work in the farming industr...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Agriculture

Common Leys Farm

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Equine Science and Thoroughbred Management, BSc (Hons)

Undergraduate EHCM050P

A joint venture between Oxford Brookes University and Abingdon & Witney College, this four-year course is the only dedicated degree of its kind in the UK.The course provides a flexible approach that will enable students to apply theoretical knowledge...

13th Sep 2021 - 27th Jun 2025

Various

Equine Studies

Common Leys Farm

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Horse Care Level 2

School Leaver EFCM115P

This is a one year full time course, supported by periods of developing practical skills on the college’s equine yard. All aspects of horse care are covered throughout the year with a mixture of practical and classroom sessions. The course is designe...

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Monday to Friday

Equine Studies

Common Leys Farm

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RHS Certificate in Practical Horticulture - L2

Part Time EPCM303P

This is a well recognised practical qualification accredited by the Royal Horticultural Society which focuses on developing the essential skills needed in horticulture. The course takes place on a Wednesday morning 9.30 – 12.30 at Common Leys Farm ca...

15th Sep 2021 - 8th Jun 2022

Wednesday

Horticulture

Common Leys Farm

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Introduction to Lambing

Part Time ESCQ005P

Are you a new smallholder wanting to start breeding your own flock of sheep? Do you find the concept of lambing on your own scary? This day course is designed to give an insight into safe and efficient lambing procedures and aims to equip learners wi...

19th Mar 2022 - 19th Mar 2022

Saturday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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City and Guilds Certificate in Dog Walking Level 2

Part Time EPCP104P

Do you have your own or are you thinking about setting up a professional dog walking business and would like an offical qualifcation to give you the competitive edge? Or do you want to know more about your own dog's behaviour and gain some tips for a...

29th Oct 2021 - 30th Oct 2021

Friday & Saturday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Dog Behaviour and Training

Part Time EPCR206P

The short course is designed for dog lovers and owners. The course will be held at the Common Leys Farm campus where we have access to both classrooms and the practical facilities. These include a commercial dog grooming room and a dog agility arena....

21st Sep 2021 - 12th Oct 2021

Tuesday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants

Part Time EPCN201P

This level 2 course is an excellent introduction to the art and skills required to become a professional dog groomer. You will work with a variety of dogs in our well-equipped dog grooming parlour, learning to correctly and safely restrain and handle...

11th Feb 2022 - 8th Jul 2022

Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Dog Behaviour and Training

Part Time EPCS100P

The short course is designed for dog lovers and owners. The course will be held at the Common Leys Farm campus where we have access to both classrooms and the practical facilities. These include a commercial dog grooming room and a dog agility arena....

3rd May 2022 - 24th May 2022

Tuesday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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RHS Certificate in Practical Horticulture - L2

Part Time EPCM302P

This is a well recognised practical qualification accredited by the Royal Horticultural Society that focuses on developing the essential skills needed in horticulture. The course is delivered on a Saturday morning in two 12 week blocks with a break o...

18th Sep 2021 - 11th Jun 2022

Saturday

Horticulture

Common Leys Farm

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An Introduction to running a successful smallholding

Part Time ESCR008P

This course is designed for those thinking of taking on farm livestock for the first time or who already have a smallholding but want to learn more. The course will be held at the Common Leys Farm Campus. You will take part in theory and practical se...

8th May 2022 - 8th May 2022

Sunday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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Horse Behaviour and Training

Part Time EPCR205P

The horse is a complex animal and to train them successfully whether for competing or hacking owners and handlers can really benefit from discovering how horse’s learn and how they perceive the world. This course will give you a genuine insight into ...

27th Sep 2021 - 18th Oct 2021

Monday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants

Part Time EPCM110P

This level 2 course is an excellent introduction to the art and skills required to become a professional dog groomer. You will work with a variety of dogs in our well-equipped dog grooming parlour, learning to correctly and safely restrain and handle...

10th Sep 2021 - 28th Jan 2022

Friday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants

Part Time EPCM111P

This level 2 course is an excellent introduction to the art and skills required to become a professional dog groomer. You will work with a variety of dogs in our well-equipped dog grooming parlour, learning to correctly and safely restrain and handle...

11th Sep 2021 - 29th Jan 2022

Saturday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants

Part Time EPCN202P

This level 2 course is an excellent introduction to the art and skills required to become a professional dog groomer. You will work with a variety of dogs in our well-equipped dog grooming parlour, learning to correctly and safely restrain and handle...

12th Feb 2022 - 9th Jul 2022

Saturday

Animal Care & Management

Common Leys Farm

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