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This course can be paid off through an interest free payment plan of between $20 – $30 per week. Alternatively, this course qualifies for a discount for upfront payment.



2 key modules made up of 20 lessons. Completion of this course requires approximately 200 hours of study.



Just because you are studying online, doesn’t mean you are studying alone. Feel totally supported with access to full tutor support over the phone and via email 6 days a week.



This certificate is accredited through the International Approval & Registration Centre (IARC). A non-profit, global organisation to help you gain employment.



Access to your course online 24/7, allowing you to study when it suits your schedule. When you are ready to learn, the learning management system is ready to teach.

Do you have a passion for animals? Maybe even exotic animals? and would like to work with animals as a Zookeeper?

This course is a terrific introduction to working in zoos, safari parks, aquariums or wildlife sanctuaries.

Not only will you be learning about basic animal health care, you will also be gaining important insights into captive husbandry, enclosure design and maintenance plus much, much more.

Being one of the more comprehensive zoology courses on offer today, this course is ideal for those individuals who have not completed any previous studies in Zoology and looking for a starting point to kick start their education or entry level employment.

Being one of the more comprehensive Zoology courses online, this course has been specifically designed from the ground up by industry professionals to put you in good stead to develop a strong foundation of the industry and elevate your expertise above others looking to success in this highly popular and competitive industry.

Roles within the industry are extremely competitive so the more training and expertise you can bring into an interview the better your chances will be!

Let this Zoology Certificate be the first of many you complete in this exciting industry and get started on the path of your dream career today.

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Course Outline

Module 1 – Zookeeping

  • The Nature and Scope of Zoos
  • Occupational Health and Safety in Zoos
  • Captive Husbandry – Nutrition and Feeding
  • Captive Husbandry – Health
  • Captive Husbandry – Reproduction
  • Captive Husbandry – Behaviour and Enrichment
  • Human-Animal Interactions
  • Enclosure Design and Maintenance

Module 2 – Animal Healthcare

  • Introduction to Animal Health Care
  • Common Health Problems in farm animals and pets
  • Animal Behaviour
  • Signs of Ill Health
  • Veterinary Facilities
  • Safety Procedures
  • Administration of Animal Health
  • Animal First Aid
  • Preventative Health Care
  • Routine Health Treatments
  • Health Problems in Domestic Pets
  • Rehabilitation Care
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