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Starting out?

Is your dream working with animals? Find out more about getting started and choosing the best option for you

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Seeking a qualification?

For nationally recognised Veterinary Nursing and Animal Studies qualifications learn about our Certificates

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Looking for further education

Join one of our Workshops throughout the year or continue your education by gaining further qualifications

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Current students

Find everything you need in the Student Portal including our Online Learning Centre and other useful tools

Why Choose AVT

Dedicated to Animal Care

100% Animal Care Courses!

Applied Vocational Training is 100% dedicated to providing students with a pathway in the animal care industry. With AVT you can commence your qualification in Animal Studies and move onto further education in Veterinary Nursing.  You can also rest assured your qualification will be recognised and respected amongst industry organisations, as we have been providing high quality students to a range of employers since 1999. In fact, employers contact us on a regular basis seeking our graduates!

Qualified Educators

Learn from Experienced Educators

Training is provided by a team of qualified and experienced Veterinarians, Veterinary Nurses and Animal Scientists who combine outstanding industry knowledge with extensive experience in vocational training. Our availability to our students and the support we provide to ensure every student has the best opportunity to succeed, sets us apart from the rest. We pride ourselves on both the standard of training offered and the high quality customer service provided to deliver a personalised professional service for all of our students. Click here to learn more about our team.

Flexible Study Options

Options to suit every student

Choose from our range of study options including campus based learning or online eLearning to suit your current work and life commitments. Our team always work to find a solution to suit each student’s individual situation. Our online learning system provides access to course material, resources and assessments. We also provide a range of printed study material depending on your chosen course. Our educators and support team are also here to assist and help students in a range of ways such as providing career guidance, academic support, IT Support, work placement support and so much more.

Nationally Accredited Courses

Learn from a Registered Training Organisation

We are registered with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). Our qualifications are nationally recognised and can be viewed on the training.gov.au website. We currently offer:

We strongly recommend you search the training.gov.au website for any training organisation you maybe considering. Click here to learn more about our registration >>

Student Testimonials

AVT provided constant support starting from the daily encouragement of the lecturers and the support staff, the practical placements and then the quality of the curriculum and materials supplied. ~Zoe Yusoff The course was well balanced with both theory and practical work. The lecturers and support staff were constantly striving to make our learning experience a positive and effective one. ~Kara Van Rullen All the staff at AVT genuinely care for everyone of its students and is more than willing to go above and beyond for each student. ~Letitia Brown

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