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Course Description

Is your passion large animals? Do you want to work with farm animals? Turn your passion into a profession with the Certificate in Farm Animal Studies.
The Certificate in Farm Animal Studies is aimed at those that love farm animals and want to start their career in this particular field. 





















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Job Prospects

Farm Hand

Welfare Organisations

Work Placement
This course contains 200 hours of work placement

The workplace will need to provide access to large animals including a farm, mobile vet or large animal vet clinic. 

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 -      Teamwork - This unit covers effective teamwork, network, cultures, equal employment and workplace bullying and harassment.

Unit 2 -      Workplace Health and Safety - This unit covers health and safety with clients, employees, visitors, contractors, volunteers and suppliers 

Unit 3 -      Bovine Care - This unit covers breeds, nutrition, health, disease and products

Unit 4 -      Caprine Care - This unit covers characteristics, reproduction, nutrition and health

Unit 5 -      Ovine Care - This unit covers breeds, breeding, nutrition, diseases and management

Unit 6 -      Porcine Care - This unit covers breeds, nutrition, health, disease and reproduction

Unit 7 -      Poultry Care - This unit covers breeds, nutrition, health and disease

Unit 8 -      Equine Care - This unit covers psychology, handling, characteristics, breeds, ageing, conformation, digestive, feeding, parasites, diseases, vaccinations

Students Receive

Once course is complete and fees are paid in full

8 x Statement Of Attainment Certificates 

1 x Certificate In Farm Animal Studies

1 x Course Transcript 






Certificate In Farm Animal Studies

18 Months



Internationally Recognised and Accredited

Placement (200) Assessments (39) Exams (31)


$100 deposit followed by $10p/w   

16yrs or older with access to a computer

Available with mentoring only

18 Months

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