Online + 2 weeks
Up to 12 months
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Year 10 High School certificate or equivalent OR Certificate IV in a relevant qualification OR Mature aged student
IELTS Language Score of 5.0 or equivalent
CRICOS Code 0101820
The Certificate II in Animal Studies is an ideal entry point into the animal care and management industry. This qualification prepares students for entry into sectors of the animal care and management industry, where workers provide care for animals in workplaces such as pet shops, animal shelters, kennels, catteries, groomers, sanctuaries and veterinary clinics.
This course will give you an introduction to the animal care industry and teach you how to conduct animal care work practices in an ethical and humane manner. Learn how to complete animal care hygiene routines, feed and water animals, provide basic first aid, and assist in the health care of animals. You’ll also gain essential workplace skills in effective workplace communication, workplace health and safety, and environmentally sustainable work practices.
The Certificate II in Animal Studies is a pathway into other qualifications such as the Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.
Some of subjects covered in the qualification:
- Dog Breeds and Coat Types
- Dog Anatomy
- Animal Welfare and Handling
- Canine Behaviour & Psychology
- Pet First Aid
This qualification will be delivered by Dentos Pet Stylist Academy (RTO provider code 2875, CRICOS Code 01854A). Dentos Pet Stylist Academywill issue your qualification upon successful completion of your course. Please see Terms & Conditions for further details.