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Control measure
Contain the animal

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Contain the animal that presents a hazard or needs to be kept in a safe place

Understand:

  • Methods of containing animals to prevent exposure or injury to people and the animal
  • What constitutes a suitable improvised containment structure for animals
  • Types of animal containment
  • Welfare considerations for contained animals

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Contain the animal that presents a hazard or needs to be kept in a safe place

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify and establish an appropriate area for animal containment
  • Use appropriate techniques and equipment to contain animals
  • Use veterinary or specialist advice
  • Establish animal welfare arrangements