Certificate III in Pet Grooming
Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Box Hill||No||Full-time internal||
No minimum education
|Lilydale||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal|
This qualification is part of the Animal Care and Management Training Package. It is for persons operating within an organisation that provides professional pet grooming services. A pet grooming attendant undertakes salon reception and housekeeping duties as well as bathing, brushing, trimming and other basic grooming services for domestic pets, usually dogs and in some cases cats. It is highly recommended that whilst undertaking this qualification, the individual has access to a workplace that provides pet grooming services through either paid employment or work placement.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work effectively in the companion animal industry; Provide grooming services for companion animal comfort; Provide companion animal hydro-bathing services; Complete animal care hygiene routines; Provide basic first aid for animals; Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing; Perform dog grooms on different coat types; Perform a cross breed clip; Comply with infection control policies and procedures in animal care work; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Contribute to workplace health and safety processes. Electives: Assist with conditioning animals; Provide basic care of dogs; Provide enrichment for animals; Capture, handle and transport companion animals; plus more.
About Box Hill Institute, TAFE VICFor more than 90 years, Box Hill Institute has provided collaborative and creative approaches to education and training.
Box Hill Institute's focus is on delivering employment focused courses and work ready graduates that are equipped with the skills required to succeed.
Box Hill Institute is one the largest providers in Victoria with more than 16,000 enrolments each year. The Institute delivers around 720 courses across 523 qualifications - including many delivered internationally and within industry - covering a range of short courses, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and degrees, graduate certificates and master programs. Pathway options with partner universities are also available.
Box Hill Institute has three campuses located in Victoria which includes Box Hill, Melbourne City and Lilydale.
All campuses are within a few minutes' walk to shops, cafes, restaurants and public transport. Box Hill Central is the local public transport hub and is serviced by regular trains, trams and buses.
International students are an important part of the vibrant, diverse community. Students from more than 50 countries have studied at Box Hill Institute, side by side with local and other international students. Box Hill Institute was awarded International Vocational Training Provider of the Year 2015, the Award reinforcing the Institute's international education provider standing.
Fee help and payment plans are available for eligible students.
Provider CRICOS: 02411J RTO code: 4687;HE
Certificate IIICourse code: ACM30612
- Full-time internal
- Full-time internal = 0.5 year
- Part-time internal = 1 year
16 units: 11 core; 5 elective
No minimum education