Certificate in Reptile Conservation

The Certificate in Reptile Conservation will harness you with the necessary skills to make a meaningful impact in the lives of reptiles and amphibians whose existence is on the verge of extinction.
Course Provider
My Learning Online
(RTO 22557)
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Start Anytime

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Flexible Online Delivery

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Payment Plans from $25 to $35 Per Week

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
Approximately 200 hours.
100% Online
Career Outcomes
  • Zookeeper
  • Wildlife Sanctuary Worker
  • Animal Shelter Worker of Volunteer
  • Herpetologist
  • Reptile Anatomy and Physiology Specialist
  • Reptile Ecology and Environmental Needs Specialist
  • Reptile Conservation Strategist
  • Habitat Manager
Course Modules

1. Herpetology

  • Introduction to Herpetology
  • Anatomy and Physiology of Amphibians
  • Anatomy and Physiology of Reptiles
  • Ecology and Environmental Needs of Amphibians and Reptiles
  • Australian Standards, Regulations and Obligations for Keeping Amphibians and Reptiles in Captivity

2. Wildlife Sustainability and Conservation

  • Wildlife Conservation
  • Planning Wildlife Conservation
  • Wildlife Management Systems
  • Habitat Management
  • Monitoring | Survey Systems
  • Marine Conservation
  • Vegetation Flora Surveys
  • Urban Development
  • Rehabilitation Programs
Course Fees Include
  • All required study materials and course notes.
  • A course tutor to help you every step of the way and answer any questions you have.
  • A certificate officially recognizing your successful completion of studies and qualifications.
  • Transcripts indicating units completed.
  • Online 24/7 access to your course through the online learning portal allows you to study when it suits your schedule.
  • Lifetime access to the course content, allowing you to have a refresher whenever you need to.
Payment Options

Upfront payment or flexible payment plan starting from $25 to $35 per week. Only Australian Citizens & Permanent Residents are eligible for payment plans.

Why this course?

Are you fascinated by snakes? Do you love learning about lizards? Are you passionate about protecting these critters and are considering a career in this field? This course is the perfect introduction to the world of reptile conservation, equipping you with the essential education to pursue your dream career.

With numerous reptile species currently at risk of extinction, it’s never been more important to learn how to counteract this threat and protect our cold-blooded friends. This course has been designed by industry experts, offering you insight into topics such as herpetology, amphibian anatomy and physiology, ecology and environmental needs, captivity legislation, conservation strategies, habitat management, plus much more.

Whether you’re inspired by the idea of working in a zoo, wildlife sanctuary, animal charity or research facility, securing one of these positions can be extremely competitive. Yet by completing a Certificate in Reptile Conservation, you can gain an insiders advantage and go on to wow prospective employers.

Discover this expert training and take the first step to a meaningful, compelling career today.

Tutor Support

Just because you are studying online, doesn’t mean you are studying alone. Feel totally supported with access to full tutor support over the phone and via email 6 days a week.


This certificate is accredited through the International Approval & Registration Centre (IARC). A non-profit, global organisation to help you gain employment.

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

About the Course Provider

My Learning Online

Learning Online is a new-age education provider with the mission of delivering practical skills to Australians so that you can get the most out of life. They specialise in carefully crafted short courses to deliver you the skills you’ll need to succeed. By partnering with industry experts their courses are highly relevant to what’s occurring in the industry right now. This means that when you graduate from a Learning Online course, you’ll be able to start applying those skills and create an impact in your role from day one. My Learning Online provides a broad selection of flexible online courses, offering practical skills in fields such as agriculture, animal care, business, and photography. Developed with industry experts, these courses ensure immediate relevance and applicability across various sectors. Ideal for those looking to advance their career, switch industries, or pursue a passion, My Learning Online's courses allow for flexible, online study, enabling learners to gain essential skills and knowledge at their own pace and convenience.
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