Course Description

This unique pathway contains two nationally recognised qualifications in animal care:

  • ACM20110 Certificate II in Animal Studies (Awarded by North Coast TAFE)
  • ACM30410 Certificate III in Companion Animal Services (Awarded by Open Colleges)

The Animal Care industry can be competitive and potential employers look favourably on those with certified skills. The Companion Animal Services Pathway from Open Colleges is a way for you to stand out from the pack; you will graduate with two nationally recognised courses that will give you real training and experience in working professionally with animals.

This course involves work placement that currently needs to be undertaken in Australia. More information available in our FAQs

Potential career outcomes

  • Animal Care Attendant
  • Pet Exerciser
  • Pet Shop Employee