Certificate in Pet Industry Management

Want to learn how to manage your own pet industry business and how to give pets the best care and life possible? The Certificate in Pet Industry Management is your ticket to mastering pet care for all types of pets and pet industry businesses management and turning it into a rewarding career or business!
Course Provider
The Learning Group
(RTO 22557)
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Study 100% Online

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One-on-One Mentor and Student Support Advisor

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Upfront (with a discount) or an interest-free weekly payment plan starting from $25 per week.

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
Duration
Self-paced. Approximately 200 hours to complete the course, which has 2 key modules made up of 15 subjects.
Delivery
Flexible, online, self-paced learning with dedicated mentor support.
Career Outcomes

This course is aimed at people interested in working in:

  • Pet Store Management
  • Pet Care Business or Services
  • Veterinary Assistance
  • Veterinary Services
  • Pet Boarding and Daycare
  • Pet Training
  • Pet Nutrition
  • Pet Supply and Product Sales
  • Non-Profit and Animal Welfare
Course Modules

Module 1: Pet Care AAG100

  • Introduction to Animal Care
  • Cats
  • Dogs
  • Birds
  • Fish
  • Rabbits
  • Reptiles and Amphibians
  • Guinea Pigs, Hamsters and Mice

When you complete this course you’ll gain a solid foundation and understanding of how to care for a whole range of different domesticated pets such as dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, fish etc. This is the perfect starting point for individuals wanting a business or career working with companion animals.

Module 2: Management VBS105

  • Introduction and Organisational Structures
  • Theories and Procedures of Management
  • Problem Solving and Making Decisions
  • Management Styles and External Influences
  • Employing People and Interview Skills
  • Staff Management
  • Ethics and Equity

Learn the management skills needed to be a competent manager in the pet care industry including how to set up organisational frameworks and apply management theories to reach objectives. You’ll gain skills in problem-solving and decision-making, while also understanding the impact of external influences. Cover essential recruitment techniques and staff management practices, along with the importance of ethical and equitable conduct.

Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • A certificate officially recognizing your successful completion of studies and qualifications.
  • One-on-one mentor and a student support advisor available to you 5 days a week.
Who Will This Course Interest?

This course is a beginner-level course and will lay a sound foundation of knowledge and skills that can grow with experience and further study. Pet care is a competitive field, and this course will help you develop and strengthen your skills and knowledge to become more successful in pet management or a similar role and ensure you stand out from the competitors. Understanding the basics of what makes effective pet care while understanding business management when dealing with different kinds of pets and animals as your prospective clients are broad skills that can be useful and implemented in several pet management roles.

Student Support

You’ll be fully supported with access to an allocated student support advisor, mentor and course consultants, who are available 5 days per week.

Assessments

Assessments are an important part of your study journey as they help ensure you stay on track and meet the learning objectives of each lesson before moving on to the next. They also help your student support advisor and mentors identify where any further support may be required so that you get the most out of your course. You will learn via various methods; a combination of reading, undertaking research and watching videos. Assessments might include case studies, quizzes, and written assessments.

Certification

Upon completing the course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for each certificate completed and a Certificate of Completion.

Summary

Ever wondered what it takes to turn your passion for pets and animals into your own business? Want to learn how to manage your own pet industry business and how to give pets the best care and life possible? The Certificate in Pet Industry Management is your ticket to mastering pet care for all types of pets and pet industry businesses management and turning it into a rewarding career or business! This comprehensive course covers everything from the basics of animal care to advanced management theories, offering a well-rounded education for anyone passionate about animals and management.

Course Outline

Students will undertake 2 Key Modules, made up of 15 subjects.

Learn How To Manage A Pet and Animal Care Business

This comprehensive online course includes subjects about pet care that will help you gain invaluable insights into caring for a wide variety of pets—be it cats, dogs, birds, or even reptiles and amphibians. Learn the nuances of pet nutrition, training, and overall well-being. Then, management subjects take you through the intricacies of running a pet-related business. From organizational structures to staff management, this will equip you with the skills to be a competent pet industry manager.

Plus, this course also prepares you for a multitude of career paths. Whether you’re eyeing a role in pet store management, veterinary services, or even non-profit animal welfare, this course lays the foundation for your success in the competitive pet care industry. Don’t miss this chance to elevate your skills and open doors to endless opportunities. Enquire now and take the first step toward your dream career in pet care and management!

Module 1: Pet Care (100 hours)

When you complete this course you’ll gain a solid foundation and understanding of how to care for a whole range of different domesticated pets such a dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, fish etc. This is the perfect starting point for individuals wanting a business or career working with companion animals.

Module 2: Management (100 hours)

Learn the management skills needed to be a competent manager in the pet care industry including how to set up organisational frameworks and apply management theories to reach objectives. You’ll gain skills in problem-solving and decision-making, while also understanding the impact of external influences. Cover essential recruitment techniques and staff management practices, along with the importance of ethical and equitable conduct.

Assessment

Assessments are an important part of your study journey as they help ensure you stay on track and meet the learning objectives of each lesson before moving onto the next. They also help your student support advisor and mentors identify where any further support may be required, so that you get the most out of your course. You will learn via various methods; a combination of reading, undertaking research and watching videos. Assessments might include case studies, quizzes, and written assessments.

Approval & Recognition

The Learning Group is an approved and recognised member of IARC. The IARC is an International association which recognises quality and excellence in education providers in tertiary education.

Who will this course interest?

This course is a beginner-level course and will lay a sound foundation of knowledge and skills that can grow with experience and further study. Pet care is a competitive field, and this course will help you develop and strengthen your skills and knowledge to become more successful in pet management or a similar role and ensure you stand out from the competitors. Understanding the basics of what makes effective pet care while understanding business management when dealing with different kinds of pets and animals as your prospective clients are broad skills that can be useful and implemented in several pet management roles.

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

About the Course Provider

The Learning Group

Whether you want to stand out from the competition, move into a new industry or turn your passion into a career, The Learning Group courses are designed to help you get ahead and stay ahead. They have a student-first approach, so you can study your way, when and how it suits you. Their courses are designed to fit in with your lifestyle, so you can continue to work and study at the same time. You’ll be fully supported with access to an allocated student support mentor and their experienced course consultants, who are available to you 5 days a week. The pathway to success looks different for everyone. As a Learning Group student, you will have the opportunity to further study with their well-rounded study program with industry associations and partnerships to deliver personal development and career success. Plus, they partner with industry leading education providers, so you can unlock access to LinkedIn Learning. The Learning Group offers a wide range of onlince courses in Australia, from Aged Care to Zoology, tailored for flexible learning. Their student-first approach ensures you can study at your own pace, balancing work and education. With industry partnerships and LinkedIn Learning access, these courses support career advancement and personal development, making it ideal for those looking to enhance their skills or pivot to new careers entirely, all through online study.
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