Do you want to work with felines? Are you working or are keen to work in a pet store, welfare or a cattery as a feline specialist? Start your feline career with this certificate course. In this course, students will learn about ethics, welfare, nursing, drugs, body language, handling and so much more! This certificate is also the building block to the Advanced Certificate In Feline Nursing.
This course will give you broad skills in basic care and health and well-being of felines. It will also give you the knowledge required to complete further studies in the field.
Course Number CFN01
Qualification Name Certificate in Feline Nursing
Course Duration 12 months/25 hours per week or longer
Delivery Method Online
Start Date Anytime
Recognition Internationally Recognised and Accredited.
Grading Student placement, assessments, exams.
Fee $2999 - pay in instalments minimum $10 per week
RSPCA Staff $1499 - Pay in Instalments minimum $10 per week - please enrol through the RSPCA portal HERE
Concession Yes - Please Email For Information
Entry Requirements 18 yrs or older with access to a computer
Study Timetable By Request
This course is structured so that students can complete within 12 months although there is no time limit on this course.
Veterinary Feline Nurse
This course contains 200 hours of work placement
The workplace will need to provide veterinary services to cats such as veterinary clinics, veterinary hospitals as well as mobile vets.
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.
Units of Study
Unit 1 - Communication Skills
Unit 2 - Teamwork
Unit 3 - Workplace Documentation
Unit 4 - Giving Information and Advice
Unit 5 - Workplace Health and Safety
Unit 6 - Zoonosis
Unit 7 - Ethics
Unit 8 - Introduction To Feline Care
Unit 9 - Feline Body Language
Unit 10 - Feline Breeds
Unit 11 - Feline Biology
Unit 12 - Feline Diet 1
Unit 13 - Feline Diet 2
Unit 14 - Feline Nutrition
Unit 15 - Vaccinations and Diseases
Unit 16 - Parasites
Unit 17 - Drugs and Medications
Unit 18 - Common Feline Diseases
Unit 19 - Feline Handling
Unit 20 - Feline First Aid
Unit 21 - Handling Feline Emergencies
Unit 22 - Feline Nursing
Students can pay for the course in full or by weekly instalments using Pay Advantage. Students will need to complete the enrolment form for the process to begin. Students will then be sms/emailed the necessary steps to complete the instalments/full transaction.
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