Animal Assisted Therapy Course

Provided by Oplex Careers

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About the course

This Animal Assisted Therapy Course will provide learners with an insight into the benefits animals and our beloved pets can have through recovery in humans. Whether working you already work in the field, or just want to know more for yourself, this course will cover a range of modules and provide multiple examples for assessment.

Course Syllabus

The Animal Assisted Therapy Course is split into the following modules:

  • The role of animals towards the improvement of man’s life
  • The mental framework of man
  • Towards the stress Relief is a friend with paws
  • Role of Animals in Physical Assistance
  • Advanced Diagnosis and prognosis by animals for mankind
  • Emotions at work
  • Child focused Animal Assistance
  • Holistic Therapy with animal assistance
  • The welfare of the therapy assistant animal
  • Final Assessment
Assessment

To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Diet and Nutritional Advisor Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Certificate

On successful completion of this Animal Assisted Therapy Course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.

This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Animal Assisted Therapy Course.

Course Duration

The online Animal Assisted Therapy Course requires 60 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Animal Assisted Therapy Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

Course Compatibility

Our Animal Assisted Therapy Course is fully compatible with PC’s, Mac’s, Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone devices.

We know that more and more people are using the web whilst they are on the move, so we have designed this Animal Assisted Therapy Course to be fully compatible across tablet and smartphone devices. You will be able to access the same content from the course, just over a 3G or 4G network whilst on the move.

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