Certificate in Animal Care

Start A Career In Animal Care Quickly, Easily And Affordably

Study the Certificate in Animal Care 100% Online from the comfort of your own home.

  • $25 per week

    on an Interest-free Payment Plan

  • Study 100% Online

  • No Experience Necessary

  • Self-Paced

  • Flexible Payment Options

Course Details


Certificate in Animal Care


200 hours of study time. You have lifetime access to this course.


Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.

Start Date

Start Anytime

Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • A tutor who will service all of your course and career questions and guidance needs.
  • A certificate officially recognising your successful completion of the course.
Payment Options

Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan starting from $25 per week.



Learn The Skills And Knowledge You Need To Start A Career Caring For Animals.

Love animals? Would you enjoy a career where you can work with animals every day as an Animal Shelter Assistant, Vet Assistant, Kennel or cattery Assistant, animal welfare worker or Pet Shop employee? Turn your passion for pets and animals and kick start a fulfilling career in animal care with the Certificate in Animal Care course. This course is 100% online, requires no previous experience, and will teach you all you need to know to get started toward your career in animal care.

This course has been designed to help you understand animal health care and basic veterinary procedures, and will teach you about the many different aspects of animal health care and their application. During this course, you will learn an introduction to animal health care, common health problems in farm animals and pets, signs of ill health in animals, animal first aid, preventative health care, health problems in domestic pets, rehabilitation care, animal behaviour, plus lots more.

Ready to get started toward a rewarding career in animal care, or want to know more? 

Simply submit an enquiry, and a course advisor will be in touch to assist you further.

Affordable Payment Plan

Want to study this course but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! The  Certificate In Animal Care comes with an interest-free payment plan option starting from $25 per week. Want more information? Enquire now.

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Courses4me is one of Australia’s newest online education providers. They endeavour to provide their students with engaging content to encourage them along their career path. All of their courses are provided 100% online and are created by industry experts. Courses4Me cater to the upskiller, the side hustler, the returning to work mums and dads and those that just have a passion for learning.

  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
  13. Pet care
  14. Cats
  15. Dogs
  16. Fish
  17. Rabbits
  18. Reptiles
  19. Amphibians/Reptiles
  • Animal Shelter Assistant
  • Vet Assistant
  • Pet Boarding Employee
  • Kennel Assistant
  • Cattery Assistant
  • Animal Welfare Worker
  • Wildlife Shelter Assistant 
  • Pet Shop Assistant
  • Professional Pet-Minder

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