Certificate in Animal Care

Love Animals?
Fast-Track A Career In Animal Care

Study Certificate in Animal Care,
100% online from the comfort of your own home

  • From $25 Per Week

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Course Details


Certificate in Animal Care


This course contains 200 hours of study time


Study 100% online from anywhere in Australia

Course Fees Include
  • Online 24/7 access to your course through the learning portal allowing you to study when it suits your schedule.
  • All study materials, including access to a variety of learning formats including video tutorials and text-based guides.
  • A course tutor to provide support, help and answer all your questions throughout the course.
Start Date

Start Anytime

Payment Options

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


My Learning Online

Gain The Skills To Turn Your Passion For Animals Into A Rewarding Career In Animal Care

Do you love animals and would enjoy a career working with our furry friends everyday? Fast track your future career in animal care with the Animal Studies Certificate online course. This course is the ideal vantage point for anybody wanting a career working with animals, and will teach you all about animal healthcare, such as how to recognise signs of poor health, animal behaviour and rehabilitation; wildlife sustainability and conservation, including habitat management and marine conservation; common diseases in animals and their indicators; plus animal wellbeing, which covers topics of sentience, captivity issues and prevention measures, plus lots more.

Take the first step today toward fast tracking your future career in animal healthcare with the Animal Studies Certificate. Submit an enquiry from the top or bottom of this page to secure your enrollment in this course now or to find out more. 

Affordable Payment Plan

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

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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. Which 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.

Animal Healthcare

  1. Animal Welfare – Duty of Care
  2. Faculties Administration and Management
  3. Occupational Health and Safety – OH&S
  4. Signs of Poor Health
  5. Common Diseases
  6. Common Treatments
  7. Common Pet Issues
  8. Animal Behaviour
  9. Rehabilitation

Wildlife Sustainability And Conservation

  1. Wildlife Conservation
  2. Planning Wildlife Conservation
  3. Wildlife Management Systems
  4. Habitat Management
  5. Monitoring | Survey Systems
  6. Marine Conservation
  7. Vegetation Flora Surveys
  8. Urban Development
  9. Rehabilitation Programs

Common Diseases In Animals

  1. Introduction
  2. Bacterial Diseases
  3. Fungal Diseases (Mycoses)
  4. Parasitological Conditions
  5. Metabolic and Nutritional Conditions
  6. Poisoning
  7. Other Common Disorders and Diseases
  8. Common Disease Indicators
  9. Disease Investigation
  10. Sampling

Animal Wellbeing

  1. Definitions
  2. State of Health Indicators
  3. Theories and Models
  4. Current Concerns
  5. Animal Behaviour
  6. Agriculture
  7. Sentience
  8. Animal Health
  9. Captivity Issues
  10. Prevention, Health and Welfare
  • Pet store employee
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Daycare worker for companion animals
  • Animal welfare officer
  • Animal Care Attendant

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