Certificate III in Companion Animal Services

Duration Up to 6 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeACM30410
TAFE SA CodeTP00009
Example Career ProfileAnimal AttendantAnimal Attendant
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Description

This course has been designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to work in a variety of companion animal industries.

Locations

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Gilles PlainsOn & Off CampusOpening 13 Aug 2018

Course Admission Requirements

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

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Course Admission Requirements

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.
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Employment Outcomes

Job role titles covered by this qualification may include Pet Shop/Aquarium Assistant, Kennel Attendant, Cattery Attendant, Assistant Dog Trainer, Pet Exerciser, Assistant Grooming Attendant.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Certificate III in Companion Animal Services (ACM30410)
This qualification provides skills in animal care hygiene, animal health and wellbeing, infection control and workplace safety. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 6 core units and 9 elective units.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Fees

The TAFE SA qualification is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.