Certificate IV Animal Behaviour & Training


Introduction to the Course

Whether you’re looking to upskill or switch direction, a Certificate IV (ACM40322) in Animal Behaviour & Training qualification is the nationally accredited qualification (AQF) that provides you with the skills, knowledge and capabilities required to work in the animal industry.

The course is guided by our expert educators and mentors, who will share first-hand experience and knowledge that is required to work as an animal trainer and/or animal training practitioner working across a range of species and workplaces where they are required to work closely with animal carers or owners.

Work Experience at Hanrob Facilities
Work Experience at Hanrob Facilities
Online Learning
Online Learning
Payment Plans with EdStart
Payment Plans with EdStart

Course Details

How does the course work?

Students will study online, expected 7-10 hours per week, where they will be supported by our expert trainers. 120 hours of work experience is required to be completed  hroughout the course. This will be done at our Hanrob facilities, where you will work directly with pets in a professional environment. Practical assessment sessions can be attended at Hanrob facilities.

Upon completion, Students will be rewarded with their certificate and may be offered a job with Hanrob.

Duration: 14 months
Cost: $4,500 (Payment plans available with EdStart)
Online Study: 7-10 hours per week
Work Experience: 120 hours
Start Date: February, April, July & October

Career Opportunities

  • Dog or Animal Trainer
  • Animal Welfare attendant
  • Animal Behaviourist
  • Online Dog Trainer
  • Animal rehab specialist
  • Animal shelters and rehoming

What Will I Study?

The course covers a range of topics in animal care, where at the end of the
course, you will have expert knowledge in:

  • Animal health, wellbeing and first aid
  • Identifying behaviours and interact safely with animals
  • Developing, implementing and monitoring enrichment strategies for animals
  • Conditioning animal behaviour
  • Providing individual advice on animal behaviour management and training
  • Conducting animal behavioural assessments
  • Conducting group training classes for animal owners or carers

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