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Microchip Implantation for Dogs and Cats Skill Set

State ID: AD737

Implant microchips in dogs and cars with appropriate care 

You will gain the skills and knowledge to understand, interpret and apply microchip implantation procedures on cats and dogs, whilst exhibiting appropriate care for animals so that stress and discomfort is minimised. 

This skill set is targeted at individuals who are registered as a state or territory approved microchip implanter for cats and dogs. 


Course Content

The below nationally recognised units of competency are included in this course: 

ACMGAS301         Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing

ACMMIC401          Implant microchip in cats and dogs

ACMWHS201        Participate in workplace health and safety processes



Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment


Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol: 

Contact:  Sharleen Jordan | Lecturer - Northam Campus 

9622 6746 | 1800 672 700


Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below. 


To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack.




Study pathway

How to apply


There are no prerequisites for this course

Study pathway

These units provide credit towards ACM30117 Certificate III in Animal Studies, ACM30317 Certificate III in Captive Animals, ACM30417 Certificate III in Companion Animal Services and ACM40417 Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
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Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Semester 2, 2020

Northam Campus - Microchip Implantation for Dogs and Cats Skill Set, 25 to 27 November


Fees and charges

Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
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Course enquiry

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Page last updated July 10, 2020