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Certificate In Herpetology

Course Description

The Certificate In Herpetology consists of 9 units and is aimed at those that work with or have a particular interest in reptiles and amphibians. 
The course provides a detailed introduction to herpetology class, biology, ecology, conservation and keeping of reptiles.
























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Units of Study

Unit 1 -      Herpetology - This unit covers the nature and scope of reptiles.

Unit 2 -      Class Reptilia - This unit covers different reptile species, including distinguishing characteristics, their needs and behaviour.

Unit 3 -      Reptile Biology - This unit covers the anatomy and physiology of reptiles

Unit 4 -      Class Amphibia - This unit covers the nature and scope of amphibians.

Unit 5 -      Amphibian Biology - This unit covers the nature and anatomy of amphibians.

Unit 6 -      Ecology Of Reptiles - This unit covers the ecological requirements, reproduction and life-cycles of reptiles. 

Unit 7 -      Ecology Of Amphibians - This unit covers the ecological requirements, reproduction and life-cycles of amphibians. 

Unit 8 -      Conservation Issues - This unit covers the conservation issues that impact populations of reptiles and amphibians.

Unit 9 -      Keeping Reptiles and Amphibians - This unit covers the management of reptiles and amphibians in captivity.

Students Receive

Once course is complete and fees are paid in full

9 x Statement Of Attainment Certificates 

1 x Certificate In Herpetology

1 x Course Transcript 



Certificate In Herpetology

9 Months



Internationally Recognised and Accredited

Assessments (10) Exams (9)


$35 deposit followed by $10 p/w 

16yrs or older with access to a computer

Available with mentoring only

9 Months

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