Are you passionate about the care of animals and looking to gain some fundamental knowledge before embarking on a higher qualification? If so, ACM10121 Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways is an ideal introduction to this industry.
This course is a prevocational, nationally recognised qualification, allowing flexibility in learning and assessment. One of the units within this qualification can be used towards the Certificate II in Animal Studies qualification in the Animal Care and Management Training Package (ACM).
ACM10121 Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways is conducted as a self-paced online course. You will have access to the course for a period of six (6) months. You are required to complete activities and assessments online (including multiple choice questions and submitting video of performing practical tasks). Animal care work placement or employment is required for some units in this course.
A total of 7 units must be completed consisting of 4 core units and 3 elective units.
These units cover gaining employment in the industry and how to work safely and perform essential tasks common to all sectors
These units cover some of the essential core skills valued by employers and that are required to enter the workforce or further vocational pathways.
You can enquire further about this course or apply for enrolment using the buttons below. Our Enrolments Department will then be in touch about completing the remaining pre-enrolment procedures.
This course is available in Australia. If you are in a different country, please contact us to discuss availability.
Anyone interested in gaining a nationally recognised qualification as a stepping stone to finding a career in the Animal Care industry (e.g. veterinary nurse or an animal attendant at a pet shop, welfare establishment, grooming parlour, kennel or cattery).
There is no specific pre-requisite knowledge required for entry, however it is recommended that you:
This course allows enrolment any time and is undetaken exclusively online. There are no set intake dates. Please contact us to find out more information.
Fees are payable by credit card, bank transfer, money order, bank cheque or personal cheque.
This course is not eligible for Australian Government Traineeships or Incentives.