This course is designed to provide students with general animal care information, whilst also providing pathways to further training.
Practical activities will include companion animal handling, cleaning and feeding.
Choosing a TAFE SA course for school students is a great way to get a vocational qualification while you’re still in high school. You also gain valuable credits towards your SACE Certificate, an apprenticeship, or a diploma or university.
TAFE SA Courses for School students gives you a taste of what higher education is all about, makes you work-ready, and helps you build practical skills in an adult-learning environment.
2019 dates: 14 October to 18 November, 2019. 2020 dates: 12 October to 16 November, 2020.
Students in Year 11 and 12
Participating students must wear comfortable clothing and closed-in shoes.
Nails must be short and hair tied back.
Disposable laboratory gowns will be provided.
No prior experience with animals is required.
Handling of animals is included, therefore TAFE SA must be informed of phobias and/or allergies.