NSQF - Animal health worker.pdf

Animal Health Worker

  • Job DescriptionAn Animal Health Worker provides preventive health care, assistance in contagious disease control and basic first aid services to farm animal and poultry, mostly in the outdoor setting. He / she also play a role in veterinary extension, disaster management  and other environmental, public health related services.
  • CodeAGR/Q4804
  • SectorAgriculture
  • NSQF LevelLevel 3
  • Notional Hours150
  • Accrediting BodiesAgriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI)
  • Certifying BodiesAgriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Livestock Health Management

  • Progression Pathway

    Veterinary Field Assistant

  • Qualification File NSQF - Animal health worker.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    AGR/N4801 : Controlling / restraining of animals Mandatory 10 3
    AGR/N4802 : Implementing regular preventive animal health care program Mandatory 32 3
    AGR/N4805 : Veterinary first aid Mandatory 20 3
    AGR/N4807 : Assisting government agencies in animal disease control Mandatory 20 3
    AGR/4808 : Assisting in veterinary extension services Mandatory 12 3
    AGR/N4810 : Development program implementation and marketing in livestock sector Mandatory 18 3
    AGR/N4813 : Assisting in animal welfare, breed conservation and disaster management Mandatory 18 3
    AGR/N4821 : Implementation of animal breeding services in small farm animal (if required) Mandatory 20 3