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Course Info

Certificate II in Animal Studies

National Course Code: ACM20117

Overview

The nationally accredited Certificate II in Animal Studies will kickstart your career in animal care. Channel your passion as you develop foundational skills to work as an animal attendant in shelters or veterinary clinics while building strong industry relationships in your local community.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:

  • Provide care to a range of animals
  • Monitor and maintain animal health
  • Practice hygiene and infection control
  • Respond to expectations of pet owners
  • Understand what is required in running a small companion animal business

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:

  • A passion for animals and their welfare
  • A calm nature
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication abilities
  • The ability to work as part of a team

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course provides you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate II level
  • A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities

Career opportunities:

  • Animal attendant or trainer
  • Trainee veterinary nurse

GROW YOUR CAREER

Take your career further with the:

  • Certificate III in Animal Studies
  • Certificate III in Companion Animal Services
  • Certificate III in Pet Grooming
  • Certificate III in Captive Animals
  • Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

Locations

This course is currently available at 24 campus locations across NSW and online. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • On campus, Combination, Online
  • Full Time, Part Time, Variable
  • Study Online
  • Fully government-subsidised
  • JobTrainer

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TAFE Digital: Self paced, Online

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  • Start Date: Anytime
  • Duration: 1 year

Muswellbrook: Part Time, Combination

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Primary Industries Centre: Part Time, Combination

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Orange: Part Time, Combination

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Richmond (focused on Companion Animals): Full Time, Combination

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Richmond (focused on Captive Animals): Full Time, Combination

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Richmond (focused on Vet Nursing): Full Time, Combination

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Yallah: Variable, Combination

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  • Duration: 18 weeks

Kurri Kurri: Full Time, On campus

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Ultimo: Part Time, On campus

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Taree: Part Time, On campus

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Coffs Harbour Education: Full Time, On campus

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Orange: Part Time, On campus

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Lithgow: Part Time, On campus

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Bathurst: Part Time, On campus

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Nowra: Part Time, On campus

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Dubbo Rural Skills Centre: Part Time, On campus

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  • Duration: 18 weeks

Tamworth: Part Time, On campus

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Yallah: Part Time, On campus

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Gosford: Full Time, On campus

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  • Start Date: 10 Oct 2022
  • Duration: 8 weeks

Campbelltown: Full Time, On campus

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