Do you work with animals? Are you working in a pet store, welfare, kennel or cattery? Start your animal career with this certificate level course. In this course, students will learn about biochemistry, cell biology, domestic pet care and large animal care.
This course will give you broad skills in basic care and health and well-being of large and small animals.
The Certificate In Animal Studies contains 208 hours of work placement or 4 hours per week for 52 weeks
The workplace will need to provide animal related services such as veterinary clinics, veterinary hospitals mobile vets, welfare organisations, pet shops and farming.
Your work placement can be completed anywhere in the world, and you will be responsible for the costs of any travel, accommodation, insurance or any other requirements related to your work placement.
Boarding Kennel Assistant
Pet Shop Assistant
Trainee Veterinary Nurse
Animal Welfare Officer
Units of Study
Unit 1 - Biochemistry I
Unit 2 - Biochemistry II
Unit 3 - Feline Care
Unit 4 - Canine Care
Unit 5 - Equine Care
Unit 6 - Avian Care
Unit 7 - Aquarium Care
Unit 8 - Herpetology Care
Unit 9 - Bovine Care
Unit 10 Caprine Care
Unit 11 - Porcine Care
Unit 12 - Ovine Care
Unit 13 - Poultry Care
Unit 14 - Leporidae Care
Once course is complete and fees are paid in full
14 x Statement Of Attainment Certificates
1 x Certificate In Animal Studies
1 x Course Transcript
Certificate In Animal Studies I
Internationally Recognised and Accredited
Placement (208) Assessments (102) Exams (81)
$150 deposit followed by $10p/w
16yrs or older with access to a computer