Kangan Institute

Certificate II in Animal Studies

ACM20110

Broadmeadows

This certificate is an entry point for the animal care industry from pet shops through to animal hospitals. It also provides a taste of life working in a veterinary career, which would require more study.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate II in Animal Studies with Kangan Institute

  • $1,230*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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  • Broadmeadows

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

  • $4,510*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Broadmeadows

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (6 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months)

*Verified June 23, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Language literacy and numeracy

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Written, oral or practical assessment
Work Placement
Yes

Course Overview

This qualification is a general pre-vocational qualification aimed for inclusion in a VET in Schools program or as an entry point into the animal care and management industry.

It is highly recommended that whilst undertaking this qualification the learner should seek to gain a period of work placement or work experience in an animal care environment and/or workplace.

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information. Will include work placement.

  • Animal Attendant
  • Animal Attendant (Veterinary Clinic)
  • Animal Attendant (Animal Shelter)
  • Assistant Animal Groomer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate II in Animal Studies with Kangan Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 12 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

There are no Core Units for this qualification.

Elective Units

12 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Work in the animal care industry
    ACMGAS201A

  • Participate in workplace communications
    ACMGAS202A

  • Complete animal care hygiene routines
    ACMGAS203A

  • Feed and water animals
    ACMGAS204A

  • Assist in health care of animals
    ACMGAS205A

  • Provide basic first aid for animals
    ACMGAS206A

  • Provide reception services for an animal care facility
    ACMGAS207A

  • Source information for animal care needs
    ACMGAS208A

  • Provide information on companion animals, products and services
    ACMGAS209A

  • Participate in occupational health and safety processes
    ACMOHS201A

  • Provide basic care of dogs
    ACMSPE304A

  • Provide basic care of domestic cats
    ACMSPE305A

  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    ACMSUS201A

  • Carry out daily clinic routines
    ACMVET202A

  • Assist with surgery preparation
    ACMVET203A

  • Participate in workplace health and safety processes
    ACMWHS201A

Course Provider

Kangan Institute is a flexible, innovative and friendly place of learning, with a dynamic multicultural atmosphere. With over 40,000 enrolments annually, Kangan help build the skills, knowledge and confidence of individuals across Victoria, in Australia and overseas.

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