Advanced Certificate in Animal Welfare

Start Your Career In Animal Welfare
And Help Animals In Need

Study the Advanced Certificate in Animal Welfare 100% Online, On An Interest-Free Payment Plan From Anywhere In Australia.

  • $25 per week

    Flexible Payment Plans Available

  • Study 100% Online

  • Flexible Payment Plan

  • 24/7 Course Access

  • Self Paced Study

Course Details


Advanced Certificate in Animal Welfare


Study time required to complete this course is approximately 300 hours


Study 100% online from anywhere in Australia

Start Date

Start Anytime

Course Fees Include
  • Access to 24/7 professional course tutor support
  • Lifetime access to the course.
  • 24/7 access to your tutor
  • Certificate of attainment upon course completion
Payment Options

Upfront payment or flexible interest-free payment plan options available starting from $25 per week.


Discover How To Start A Rewarding Career In Animal Welfare

Do you love animals, and have a passion for helping animals in need? Want to learn how to manage animal welfare and health for pets, wildlife or farm animals and start a rewarding career you will love in the animal welfare industry? Take the first step toward a career in animal welfare with the Advanced Certificate in Animal Welfare course. 

The Advanced Certificate in Animal Welfare course is 100 % online, self-paced and with no experience needed; makes it the perfect vantage point for anybody wanting to start a career within an animal sanctuary, petting zoo, or as an animal rescue officer, animal carer, animal welfare centre officer, veterinary assistant, park ranger or animal trainer. This course will teach you about animal protection services, animal rescue services, animal health services, animal welfare for pets, working animals, animals in sport, animal welfare for farm animals, animal welfare for wildlife –  free and captive along with the nature and scope of veterinary services, animal behaviour, communication in dogs, how to handle cats, bird language, animal first aid, preventative health care, plus much more.

Affordable Payment Plan

Want to study this course but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! The Advanced Certificate in Animal Welfare is available on a flexible interest free payment plan starting from $25 a week. Want more information? Enquire now.

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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.

Animal Health Care Modules

  1. Introduction To Animal Health Care
  2. Common Health Problems In Farm Animals And Pets
  3. Animal Behaviour
  4. Signs Of Ill Health
  5. Veterinary Facilities
  6. Safety Procedures
  7. Administration Of Animal Health
  8. Animal First Aid
  9. Preventative Health Care
  10. Routine Health Treatments
  11. Health Problems In Domestic Pets
  12. Rehabilitation Care

Animal Welfare Modules

  1. Scope And Nature Of Animal Welfare
  2. Psychology And Sentience
  3. Managing Animal Welfare
  4. Animal Protection Services
  5. Animal Rescue Services
  6. Animal Health Services
  7. Animal Welfare For Pets, Work Animals And Animals In Sport
  8. Animal Welfare For Farm Animals
  9. Animal Welfare For Wildlife: Free And Captive

Elective Module – Select 1 of the following specialist elective modules

  1. Vertebrate Zoology
  2. Animal Diseases
  3. Animal Feed And Nutrition (Animal Husbandry Iii) 
  4. Animal Anatomy And Physiology (Animal Husbandry I)
  5. Natural Health Care For Animals
  • Animal Rescue Officer
  • Animal Welfare Organisation Employee
  • Animal Sanctuary
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Animal Welfare Inspector

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