Certificate in Animal Care

Qualification: Short Course
Study mode: Online
Duration: Approx 110 hrs
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

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About this course

This online Certificate in Animal Care offered by Open Colleges will give you essential training in the day-to-day care, health and first aid of animals. You will study the anatomy of all domestic pets, from dogs to horses. This course will also equip you with an understanding of animal behaviours, including characteristics, breeding and obedience.

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Eligibility

To be eligible for this course you need to meet basic English language requirements.

Areas of study

The subjects you’ll study include:

  • Introduction to animal care
  • Types of animals
  • Animal anatomy
  • Animal health, diseases and first aid
  • Animal welfare

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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How will this course advance my career?

Upon completion of this program you will have the skills and training to branch into a career in animal care, as well as better a understanding your own pets’ wants and needs.

An Open Colleges Certificate in Animal Care can also lead you to a successful career in obedience training, breeding or grooming.

How else will I benefit from this certificate?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive an Animal Care Certificate.
  • Flexible study: studying online means you study on your terms – at a time and place that suits you.
  • Extra learning materials provided, including textbook and DVDs.

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

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