South Western Sydney Institute

Certificate III in Animal Studies

ACM30110

Bankstown

Improve your ability to care for animals through this foundation certificate with exposure to everything from hygiene routines through to nutrition and well-being.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Animal Studies with South Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,400*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bankstown

    • February 2, 2017

    • Part time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 weeks)

  • $5,880*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bankstown

    • February 2, 2017

    • Part time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Part time (18 weeks)

*Verified February 10, 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
None
Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Animal Care Receptionist
  • Animal Control and Regulation Assistant
  • Animal Health Officer (Indigenous Communities)

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Animal Studies with South Western Sydney 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.

  • Participate in workplace communications
    ACMGAS202A

  • Complete animal care hygiene routines
    ACMGAS203A

  • Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing
    ACMGAS301A

  • Provide enrichment for animals
    ACMGAS302A

  • Plan for and provide nutritional requirements for animals
    ACMGAS303A

  • Carry out simple breeding procedures
    ACMGAS304A

  • Comply with infection control policies and procedures in animal work
    ACMINF301A

  • Contribute to occupational health and safety processes
    ACMOHS301A

  • Provide basic care of dogs
    ACMSPE304A

  • Provide basic care of domestic cats
    ACMSPE305A

  • Provide basic care of rodents and rabbits
    ACMSPE312A

  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
    ACMSUS201A

Course Provider

South Western Sydney Institute was named national and New South Wales Large Training Provider of the Year, in 2013.

TAFE SWSi has nine colleges plus specialist training centres and covers the areas of Campbelltown, Parramatta and the semi-rural area of Wollondilly.

Registered
1999
Courses
530
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions