AVT offers a range of qualifications relating to the areas of animal care including veterinary nursing, horse/equine care, animal care and animal studies as well as animal behaviour and training. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to expand your knowledge in these areas, our qualifications are well recognised and trusted by employers. Your qualification will be nationally recognised in Australia and also provides a pathway for a higher-level education. Thousands of students from Australia have chosen AVT as their animal care training provider.
Our WA based, Animal Health and Welfare course is now eligible for applicants who qualify for the Jobs and Skills WA Participation Program, with fees starting from $668*. See full details including eligibility guidelines here.
Our WA based, the ACM30122 Certificate III in Animal Care Services – RSPCA Program is now eligible for applicants who qualify for the Jobs and Skills WA Participation Program, with fees starting from $1,348.92*. See full details including eligibility guidelines here.
The ACM40418 Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing is part of the Lower fees, local skills initiative where you’ll only pay half the course fees. Fees are capped at $1,200 per year; or $400 if you’re aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession, plus resource fees and other fees that may apply to your course. See full details including terms and eligibility guidelines here.
Depending on your level of experience with animals, the ACM20121 Certificate II in Animal Care and the ACM30122 Certificate II in Animal Care Services are great qualifications for students to start.
To learn more about your options, visit our High School Graduates page.
AVT has been delivering Vet Nursing and Animal Care related courses for over 25 years. It's safe to say there are no plumbing or hairdressing courses here!
A recent NCVER VET student outcomes report found 93% of AVT graduates were employed or enrolled in further study after training and 95% of graduates would recommend the training provided by AVT.
Our qualified teaching team have many years of experience as well as extensive backgrounds in the veterinary and animal care industry. They're approachable and dedicated to helping students succeed.