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CERTIFICATE IN PET CARE/VET ASSISTANT

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  • Study Method - Online
  • Institution - SpotED
  • Start Date - Enrol Anytime

COURSE OVERVIEW

With our course, gain entry into the exciting world of Pet Care and become qualified for many different animal-focused roles, including Vet Assistance. In helping taking care of both big and small animals, these animal assistants play a crucial role in helping out veterinary doctors and nurses carry out day-to-day tasks. This will typically involve duties such as feeding the animals, bathing them, exercising them and looking after their general well-being while in the care of the vet clinic.However, our students are not only limited to working in a vet upon completion of the course. With the skills learnt, there is a huge range of animal welfare or daycare organisations and wildlife centres that students could choose to work in too. This course is just the first step!

COURSE FEATURES

Fast track your career potential and knowledge in the field of Pet Care and do so at your own pace.

 

By demonstrating training and certification with us in a popular and competitive field, put clients at ease that their pets are in good care and set yourself apart from other candidates when applying for roles.

 

Interact with and learn from very successful, highly qualified and experienced professionals who have developed the course, allowing you to gain expert understanding of an exciting and worthwhile industry.

 

Accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC), be certain of learning skills directly relevant to job outcomes in Australia and overseas within the field of Pet Care.

 

Great pathway to working with animals quickly and to further studies in Vet Nursing or even, Veterinary Science.

Ξ JOB OUTCOMES

Demand for veterinary care has grown throughout the years as pets are precious to their owners and therefore, animals’ medical care is an important priority.

 

Our graduates have found employment in the following areas:

  • Veterinary Assistant – Veterinary Technician, Animal Lab Technician, Veterinary Assistant, Animal Hospital Assistant
  • Pet Therapist, Groomer
  • Pet Shop Staff Member or Owner
  • Animal Trainer, Groomer or Breeder (usually self-employed)
  • Animal Welfare Officer at Animal Shelters
  • Zoo and Wildlife Park staff members

Ξ SUBJECTS

  • Introduction to animal and veterinary health care
  • Animal health issues, illness and injuries
  • Illness and disease identification and treatment
  • Veterinary office management and administration
  • Risk and safety management in animal care settings
  • Animal first aid and injuries
  • Preventative healthcare
  • Pet / animal rehabilitation and nursing
  • Routine health care treatments
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Animal behaviour, perception and communication
  • Animal genetics
  • Animal social and instinct behaviours
  • Animal handling and transportation
  • Behavioural and abnormal animal behaviours
  • Pet / Animal training

SUMMARY

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

NIL

DELIVERY

Fully Online, at your own pace.

COURSE DURATION

24 Weeks

PAYMENT OPTIONS

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