Certificate in Reptile Conservation

Have you ever wondered how you can contribute to preserving these magnificent creatures and how you can ensure their health and well-being on a daily basis? Are you eager to transform your passion for caring for reptiles but don’t know how and where to start? Don’t worry; the Certificate in Reptile Zoology course has got you covered!
Course Provider
Careers Collectiv
(RTO 22557)
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Upfront Payment or Interest-free Payment Plan (from $25 per week).

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
This course is self-paced. The course will take approximately 200 hours to complete.
Study 100% online from anywhere in Australia.
Career Outcomes
  • Reptile Conservationist
  • Zoos
  • Wildlife Sanctuaries
  • Animal Care Worker
  • Animal Services
  • Wildlife Manager
  • Wildlife Shelter
Course Modules

1. Herpetology

  • Introduction to Herpetology
  • Class Reptilia (Reptiles)
  • Reptile Zoology
  • Class Amphibia (Amphibians)
  • Amphibian Biology
  • Ecology of Reptiles
  • Ecology of Amphibians
  • Conservation Issues
  • Keeping Reptiles and Amphibians

2. Wildlife Conservation

  • Introduction to Wildlife Conservation
  • Recovery of Threatened Species
  • Habitat Conservation
  • Approaches to Conservation of Threatened Wildlife
  • Vegetation Surveys
  • Fauna Surveys
  • Marina Conservation
  • Planning for Wildlife
  • Management
  • Wildlife Conservation Project
Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • 24/7 access to professional course tutor support.
  • A certificate officially recognising your successful completion of the course.
  • No course requirements or previous working experience necessary.
  • If you do not have a personal computer or tablet to study this course, the provider can supply it for you.

Each lesson in your course modules culminate in an assignment that is submitted online, marked by the tutors and returned to you with suggestions and feedback.

Turn your passion for wildlife into a successful career

This course is designed to give you an introduction to reptile and amphibian biology, behaviour and classification. You will also gain a greater understanding of relevant conservation issues affecting these fascinating creatures.

Wild animal species are under threat everywhere; from oceans to deserts, and rainforests to grasslands.

Animals are essential to our ecology in ways that don't always seem obvious; and the importance of conserving wildlife, cannot be overstated. This course is tutored by experts actively working in the field and will work with you to build your expertise in topics such as herpetology, reptile biology, amphibian biology, ecology, conservation issues and much more.

This course will be the perfect pathway to stand out against your competition and break into this competitive industry.

The teachers

Careeers Collectiv only use teachers who are active in their specialised industry. Learn from people who have first-hand experience in their subject matter and current industry expertise. Staff come from varied backgrounds with teaching and vocational experience from universities and vocational colleges. Courses provide flexible options for different career pathways, self-improvement, professional development and general adult education.

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for students with no previous experience in reptile conservation or anyone working with wildlife or animal serviceslooking to upskill. It’s perfect for anyone passionate about animals, who want to learn the skills for career opportunities in the protection and conservation of wildlife.

A well rounded learning experience

In this course you will develop an ability to understand the biological and ecological characteristics of reptiles and amphibians as well as relevant conservation issues and how to effectively provide value in this field. Herpetology examines the biology and ecology of these animals and their importance at a global scale. With a generation of wildlife professionals retiring, and a number of worldly trends now impacting our wildlife more than ever, now is the time to study to become a wildlife professional.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Careers Collectiv

Careers Collectiv is a family-run online education provider offering a vast range of courses such as agriculture, animal studies, beauty, counselling, psychology, business and marketing. They offer the opportunities to learn the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the career you’re passionate about. With over a decade of experience in the online education sector, they are passionate about providing quality education, accessibility for everyone and the flexibility to work at your own pace and in your own time. Careers Collectiv offers a diverse range of online courses, from animal care and agriculture to business and fashion design. Their family-run platform provides flexible learning opportunities for various career paths, ensuring accessibility and quality education for everyone. Whether you're interested in equine studies, horticulture, or photography, Careers Collectiv caters to upskillers and passionate learners with courses developed by industry experts.
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