Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services - ACM40317

Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 02411J


  • Purchase companion animal livestock
  • Lead team effectiveness
  • Manage a small team
  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Manage and maintain aviaries and bird rooms
  • Maintain workplace health and safety processes
  • Market the small business
  • Provide training advice to companion animal owners
  • Provide basic care of domestic dogs
  • Provide professional companion animal grooming services
  • Provide basic care of mammals
  • Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace
  • Provide basic care of amphibians
  • Design, construct and maintain aquascapes
  • Provide basic care of marine fish
  • Provide basic care of marine invertebrates
  • Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing
  • Provide basic care of birds
  • Provide basic care of rodents and rabbits
  • Monitor and manage small business operations
  • Manage the operation of a mobile hydro-bathing facility
  • Provide basic care of non-venomous reptiles
  • Provide basic care of common native mammals
  • Development enrichment strategies for companion animals
  • Receive and handle retail stock
  • Manage compliance in the companion animal industry
  • Provide basic care of domestic cats
  • Provide basic care of terrestrial and freshwater invertebrates
  • Care for young animals
  • Manage companion animal breeding
  • Provide basic care of freshwater fish
  • Assist with conditioning animals
  • Conduct companion animal training classes

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Elgar Domestic: $2,720
No information available No
  • Full-time : 12 months
  • Part-time : 2 years

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