CERTIFICATE I IN
ANIMAL CARE INDUSTRY PATHWAYS
WHAT DOES THIS COURSE COVER?
ACM10121 Certificate I in Animal Care
Assist in the caring of animals
Work safely with animals
Effective work practices
Course Delivery: Distance, study at your own pace
Qualification: ACM10121 Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways
Course Duration: 6months
Course Cost: $750
Payment Plan: Visit our website for the weekly and month payment options
Study on your couch, in the park, on your break at work. Even though you are studying via distance education you will not be alone
Heaps of support from your course trainers and mentors (phone, email, zoom)
24-hour access to course materials
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF)
Easy to follow, comprehensive course materials
Units of Competence
ACMGEN101 Explore job opportunities in animal care and related industries
ACMGEN102 Approach and handle a range of calm animals
ACMGEN103 Assist in the care of animals
FSKOCM002 Engage in short and simple spoken exchanges at work
ACMWH201 Participate in workplace health and safety processes
ACMGEB205 Source and provide information for animal care needs
BSBCMM211 Apply communication skills
Working with animals has become an ever increasingly popular career choice. Australia's economy is moving from resources to services. For many, working with animals is a rewarding career change that allows them to fulfill a lifelong dream and passion.
Australia has one of the highest rates of pet ownership in the world, with over 60% of Australian households owing a pet.
Pet services are the fastest growing product segment in the industry - grooming salons and puppy schools.
In 2018 the industry included 11,826 people employed as veterinarians and 11,458 as veterinary nurses, as well as an additional 5,000 support staff. This sector of the industry has grown significantly since 2000, when there were just 13,175 people employed in the sector.
Veterinary Services tripled from approximately 12,500 in 2000 to 37,500 in 2020
Sources: IBISWorld.com Pet and Pet Supplies Retailers in Australia
FURTHER STUDY PATHWAYS
This course is a pathway to an exciting career in the rapidly growing animal care industry and other education opportunities. This Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways delivers the skills and knowledge for new entrants to the animal care industry.
Your Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways is a great pathway to the Certificate II in Animal Care and can lead to the Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing.
HOW DO I GET STARTED?
A Pre-Enrolment Information Pack must be read and understood prior to completing, signing and submitting your enrolment application.
If you are already working in animal care sector and gained the knowledge and skills from their previous experiences.
Your will be formally recognizing this through a process known as RPL.
Our accredited training provides you with
Comprehensive course manuals
Online learning tools
A personal student mentor
additional study resources
Commence ACM10121 Certificate I in Animal Care Industry Pathways with us today to take the next step forward in your career.