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Certificate III in Equine Hoof Care

National ID: ACM30918 | State ID: BEE1

This qualification reflects the role of practitioners undertaking equine barefoot care. It covers hoof care, hoof trimming and the provision of services to assist in optimising environmental and nutritional requirements of equines in a range of varied contexts that may be complex and non-routine.

The duties require discretion and judgement and the ability to communicate information accurately to owners or carers concerning equine health and hoof care in a variety of circumstances

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

 

This course is best suited to people with a reasonable level of physical health and fitness. Experience with horses would be desirable.

Study pathway

Learners completing this qualification would be eligible for accreditation with ACEHP (Australian Certified Equine Hoofcare Practitioners) and able to work in the hoofcare industry under their banner with their network support.

Learners may also choose to go on to further study with us, such as the Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing, or look at other higher level education avenues.

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Available all year round, 2020

Geraldton Campus - Workplace Assessment

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 month/s
When Available all year round
Where Geraldton Campus
How Continuous Enrolment
Workplace Assessment
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate II in Horse Care

National ID: ACM20217 | State ID: BDN6

This is a general qualification for entry into industry sectors where horses are used. Job roles may include stable hand; farm hand; groom, stock rider; or trail-ride assistant. The qualification is suitable for individuals who undertake routine activities under supervision with limited responsibility for their own work.

Entrance Requirements

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

 

This course is only available to applicants that are currently working with or own horses as no face-to-face on campus training is provided to meet unit outcomes.

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Available all year round, 2020

Geraldton Campus - Workplace Assessment

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 month/s
When Available all year round
Where Geraldton Campus
How Continuous Enrolment
Workplace Assessment
Register now
Ready to register and apply for this course?  Check out the apply and enrol page, register now in our Application Portal or contact us on 1800 672 700.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Reptile Handling and Care Short Course

State ID: O9507P

This one day workshop will provide the participant with the skills and knowledge to:

Entrance Requirements

Prerequisites

Important information

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Minimum level Year 10 English or equivalent

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course

Important information

Duration 

TBA

Day & Time

TBA

Other Information 

For more information about this course and to enrol contact: 1800 672 700 or 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.

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Northam Campus - Reptile Handling and Capture - 19 February

Details

Units

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Northam Campus - Reptile Handling and Care - 16 October

Details

Units

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
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Semester 2, 2020

Northam Campus - Reptile Handling and Capture - 28 October

Details

Units

Overview
Duration 1 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Microchip Implantation for Dogs and Cats Skill Set

State ID: AD737

This skill set is designed to prepare individuals with 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 and targeted at  Individuals who are registered as a state or territory 'approved microchip implanter for cats and dogs'.

The following units of competency are included in this skill set:

Prerequisites

Study pathway

How to apply

Prerequisites

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)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Northam Campus - Microchip Implantation for Dogs and Cats Skill Set, 1 to 3 April

Overview

Fees and charges

Overview
Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Northam Campus - Microchip Implantation for Dogs and Cats Skill Set, 27 to 29 November

Overview

Fees and charges

Overview
Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2020

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

Overview

Fees and charges

Overview
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

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Dog and Cat Management Control

State ID: O9502P

Learn to care for our four legged friends.

Participants in this course will partake in work place health and safety processes involved in animal care. This course will prepare individuals with the skills and knowledge to understand, interpret dog and cat management and apply microchip implantation procedures on cats and dogs whilst exhibiting appropriate care for animals so that stress and discomfort is minimised. 

Certification

Upon successful completion students will be issued with a Certificate of Participation

Entrance Requirements

Prerequisites

Important information

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Minimum level Year 10 English or equivalent

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Important information

Duration 

4 Days

Other Information 

For additional information or to enrol contact our Commercial Training Coordinator:

Kalgoorlie and Northam Campuses

Tracy Hicks
(08) 9088 6830 or 1800 672 700
info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Northam Campus - Dog and Cat Management and Control - 12 to 15 May

Details

Units

Overview
Duration 4 day/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2020

Northam Campus - Dog and Cat Management and Control - 17 to 20 November

Details

Units

Overview
Duration 4 day/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate III in Animal Studies

National ID: ACM30117 | State ID: BDN1

If you dream of a  career working with animals this entry-level course might be just what you are looking for! 

With a Certificate III in Animal Studies from Central Regional TAFE you will gain the skills you need to work as an animal attendant or trainer. It is also the perfect foundation course for people looking to move into specialised streams within the animal care industry.

Important information

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Important information

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Study pathway

Further study opportunities

Central Regional TAFE has many further study opportunities available. Check out our Course Guide for all your future study options. 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Northam, Semester 1, Classroom - 2020 (classes delivered at Muresk Institute)

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Northam Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Find out more
TALK TO US! Use our course enquiry form below to contact us about options to study in this course. Places may still be available.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate II in Animal Studies

National ID: ACM20117 | State ID: BDN2

Do you have a passion for animals? Would you like to work with our furry and feathered friends?

This course provides a broad introduction to working with a range of animals in a variety of animal care workplaces with no previous experience necessary. This course will kick-start your amazing career with animals.

You will gain skills and knowledge in:

Important information

Job opportunities

Study pathway

How to apply

Important information

This course involves some physical work and students must be prepared to work outdoors and deal with dirty, smelly situations.

Personal requirements are:

  • Being passionate about animals and their welfare
  • Good communication skills and enjoy working with people
  • Able to work well in a team, enjoying practical and manual activities
  • Confidence and patience when working with animals
  • Able to undertake manual and sometimes heavy work, and
  • Being observant and methodical.
Job opportunities

Completion of this qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work as a

  • Animal care attendant
  • Animal shelter attendant
  • Kennel hand
  • Cattery attendant
  • Pet shop attendant
  • Assistant grooming attendant
  • Pet exerciser
Study pathway

Further Study Opportunities

Central Regional TAFE has many further study opportunities available. Check out our Course Guide for all your future study options. 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by:

Calling your local campus on 1800 672 700 or completing the short course enquiry form at the bottom of your selected course page.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Geraldton Campus - Classroom

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Geraldton Campus
How Face to face (class room)
Full-Time
Find out more
TALK TO US! Use our course enquiry form below to contact us about options to study in this course. Places may still be available.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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