Advanced Animal Care 2 - Gilles Plains


This course assists students in developing the skills and knowledge required to communicate effectively in an animal care workplace, understand and comply with infection control policies and procedures and contribute to work health and safety in an animal care workplace. Students will work with multiple animal species.

Course Details

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 may 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.


Gilles Plains

Course Dates

2024 Waitlist available


12  Days, Part Time

Training Format


$ 560

Selection Criteria

Year 12 Certificate II in Animal Care is a preferred pre-requisite for this course

Other Details

This stackable skill cluster is best suited to students who have previously studied the Cert II Animal Studies or Cert II Animal Care. Animal handling and husbandry routines are included in this skill cluster; therefore, TAFE SA must be informed of animal phobias and/or allergies prior to the commencement of the course. Attracts 20 Stage 2 SACE Credits.

  • Accredited Unit Name

    National Code

    Nominal Hours

    Communicate effectively with clients and team members



    Comply with infection control policies and procedures in animal care work



    Contribute to workplace health and safety processes



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