Certificate in Zoology

Unlock the Mysteries of the Animal Kingdom and Fast-Track Your Career in Zoology

Fuel your love for the natural world and study animal behaviors, physiology, ecology, and more with the Certificate in Zoology. This comprehensive course provides insights into the biology of the animal kingdom, the role of zoos, animal husbandry, and human-animal interactions, preparing you for a fascinating career in the world of zoology.

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This course is self-paced. It takes approximately 200 hours to complete, but you have lifetime access to the course to study when it suits you best. 
Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.

Course Overview

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Career Outcomes

  • Animal Carer
  • Animal Rescuer
  • Zookeeper
  • Park Ranger
  • Animal Rehabilitator
  • Animal Conservation Worker

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About The Course

Step Into the Wild with the Certificate in Zoology and Turn Your Passion for Animals into an Exciting Career

Fascinated by wild animals and their behaviors? Do you have a deep love for the natural world and a desire to understand more about the zoology of the creatures that inhabit it? Turn your passion into an exciting career with the Certificate in Zoology, one of our online courses in Australia. This course offers you the opportunity to delve deep into the study of animals, providing a comprehensive foundation for a career in zoology or wildlife conservation.

Zoology is the branch of biology that studies the animal kingdom, including the structure, embryology, evolution, classification, habits, and distribution of all animals, both living and extinct, and how they interact with their ecosystems.

In this comprehensive course you’ll learn about animal behaviour, physiology, and ecology, the nature and scope of zoos, occupational health and safety working with wild animals, captive husbandry for nutrition, feeding, reproduction, human-animal interactions, social behaviour, instinct and learning, handling animals and much more.

Use this course as a stepping stone towards a degree in Zoology, study this course, learn the foundations of Zoology then tackle your degree with more understanding and knowledge. 

Turn your passion for animals into a fulfilling career and be part of the efforts to understand and conserve the natural world, helping to protect the ecosystems that support animal life and preserve the natural world for future generations.

Study From $25 Per Week

Want to study this course but can’t afford to pay upfront? This course comes with a Flexible Payment Plan option starting from $25 per week. Simply pay a weekly amount towards your course until the course is paid off and stress less. 


"It took me roughly 10 my months to complete my course with amazing feedback and support from my tutor. No pressure with working full time and studying part time, being at my own pace meant I felt more at ease with no specific deadlines. My time studying has been an incredible experience." - Tiffinee