ACM20117 Certificate II in Animal Studies

Enquire Now

Course Overview

If you love animals but now sure how to get started why not try the Certificate II in Animal Studies (ACM20117). You’ll graduate qualified to work at animal shelters, kennels, catteries, and veterinary clinics — plus you’ll have a whole swag of skills in animal feeding, basic health care, animal first aid and grooming. It’s a one year course and you’ll have the opportunity to work in real workplaces that care for animals.

Enquire now and ask for a course brochure and list of training centres.

Accreditation

Nationally recognised training

Average duration

12 months

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Animal Attendant$960 weekly pay
Cattery Attendant$960 weekly pay
Kennel Attendant$960 weekly pay
Kennel Hand$960 weekly pay
Pet Groomer$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Trainee Zoo Keeper$1,300 weekly pay
Wildlife Carer$1,150 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Benefits of Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Find a Course Provider

We’ll find nearby campuses and check if you’re eligible for funding in your state.

Postcode:

Change

Enter your postcode

Most funding schemes have location requirements.

Enter

Residency:

Change

Are you an Australian citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand citizen, or eligible Visa holder?

Yes
 
No

Age:

Change

How old are you?

Some funding schemes have age requirements.

Enter

At School:

Change

Are you enrolled in high school?

Yes
 
No

Employed:

Change

Are you currently employed?

Yes
 
No

We'll match the best course provider based on your location and personal circumstances. Confirm your answers by clicking below.