Animal Studies

Certificate III

National Code: ACM30117

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About the course

Course Number: ACM30117-01V01

Transform your love of animals into a rewarding career. The Certificate III Animal Care and Management is a general industry qualification and is perfect if you are looking to operate at an assistant level. You will learn how to: - Complete animal care hygiene routines - Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing - Plan for and provide nutritional requirements for animals - Comply with infection control policies and procedures in animal care work - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices - Contribute to workplace health and safety processes The Certificate III in Animal Studies can lead to careers as an: - Animal Care Receptionist and Support Officer - Animal Control and Regulation Assistant - Animal Health Officer for Indigenous communities - Animal Shelter Assistant - Animal Assistant Welfare Officer When you study at TAFE NSW you will benefit from our strong industry connections. We have partnered with renowned organisations such as the RSPCA and the Royal Agricultural Society to ensure you qualify with industry-relevant work experience.

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