About Festina Lente

Festina Lente provides a range of equestrian, horticultural and community based learning, leisure, training, recreational and employment services. All activities conform either to the standards for Adult Day Services and prevocational training as set out by the Health Services Executive, Social Enterprises as set out by the Department of Social Protection, Vocational Training as set out by the Department of Education and Skills and Equestrian Centre management as set out by and Association of Irish Riding Establishment and activities relating to all other relevant and statutory requirements.



Other Courses in Animal Care Category

Professional Dog Training Instructor Advanced

This course contains eight modules, which include: Module 1 – Life Stages of Dogs and Hosting Puppy Socialisation Parties This course will focus on educating learners on all the different life stages of a dog, from pre-birth to those final days, what these stages mean for behaviour, and what you,[...]

Pre-University Animal Science QQI Level 5

Pre-University Animal Science Applied Science Laboratory Techniques 5M3807 This course would suit applicants with a passion for working with animals, a willingness to work hard and an interest in biology. Students will receive a solid foundation in Biology and basic Animal Science principles and practices while studying modules within the[...]

Canine and Feline First Aid Workshop

One day workshop that teaches you how to save animal lives. The content of this one day course far exceeds other more basic courses out there yet it is taught in a fun way that makes learning easy.  It provides realistic CPR practice on a canine manikin. During this course[...]

Advanced Animal Science Level 6

Animal Science 6M5153 WHAT WILL I STUDY? Animal Science; Animal Behaviour; Team Leadership; Work Experience; Wild Animal Management; Animal Grooming;  Grooming Science; Canine Obedience & Training;Kennel & Cattery Management CAREER/PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES Dundalk IT will accept results from Animal Science Levels 5 & 6 combined as an entry requirement into Vet[...]