Introduction to using Pets as Therapy

Course Code: SC1EC229

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
01/08/2020Community Based1 Day / £30.00Enquire
01/08/2021Community Based1 Day / £30.00Enquire

Course Overview

The Introduction to Using Pets as Therapy in Schools course is aimed at those looking to develop an initial understanding of pets, primarily dogs, that are assisting in the learning environment.

This course will introduce ideas relating to benefits and potential difficulties of dogs supporting children and young people in school, as well as a brief overview of associated legislation.

Entry Requirements

No previous training or experience is required for this programme but you must be at least 19.

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Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will complete this specialist course during a 2 hour online session using Microsoft Teams.

Within this session, there will be tutor delivery, question and answer, discussion, group work tasks and individual tasks.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

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