ACM20121 Certificate II in Animal Care (Health & Welfare)

Course Fees and Funding

What are the course fees and what do they include?

Our fees reflect the quality of the continuous tuition and personalised support you receive throughout the program. Here’s a few extra pointers about our fees:-

  • Our fees include all study materials, consumables, practical training and work placement.
  • Pricing and payment plan options depend on the course delivery option. See below.
  • For detailed information on fees visit our Policies Page.
  • Learn more about the Jobs and Skills WA subsidy (funded) program.

Government Funded Subsidised Discount fees for Animal Care and Vet NursingJobs and Skills WA Funded Participation Program

Fees to reflect your situation 

Your fees for the ACM20121 Certificate II in Animal Care (Health and Welfare) course will depend on your eligibility for Jobs and Skills WA funding and your concession status which are shown below.  

Full Fee

$ 3,648 Full fee
  • Interactive Online Theory
  • Dedicated Student Support
  • One-on-one Mentoring
  • Practical Training Insurance Cover
  • AVT Practical Training Kit, Uniform, Training Tools, Workbook
  • Enrolment fees
  • Monthly payment plan^

Funded Non-Concession*

$ 2,015 Starts from
  • Interactive Online Theory
  • Dedicated Student Support
  • One-on-one Mentoring
  • Practical Training Insurance Cover
  • AVT Practical Training Kit, Uniform, Training Tools, Workbook
  • Enrolment fees
  • Monthly payment plan^

Funded Concession*

$ 668 Starts from
  • Interactive Online Theory
  • Dedicated Student Support
  • One-on-one Mentoring
  • Practical Training Insurance Cover
  • AVT Practical Training Kit, Uniform, Training Tools, Workbook
  • Enrolment fees
  • Monthly payment plan^

^ Payment plans include monthly payments for the duration of your 14 week course. 

 

Am I eligible for a Jobs and Skills WA funded place?

To be eligible for a Jobs and Skills WA funded place* you must meet the AVT course entry requirements as well as the following criteria:-

You are an Australian Citizen

You hold a valid Australian Citizenship Certificate in your name.

Or a Visa Holder

a permanent visa holder or holder of a sub-class 309, 444, 785, 790, or 820 visa; secondary holders of a temporary visa of sub-class 457or 482 visa; holder of a Bridging Visa E (subclasses 050 and 051) where the visa holder has made a valid application for a visa of subclass 785 or 790; Ukraine citizens who are holders of a visa sub-class 449 or 786; Afghan citizens who are holders of a visa sub-class 449; holders of a bridging visa who are eligible to work, and who have made a valid application for a subclass 866.

AND

You live in WA

Your primary place of residence is in WA

You work less than 20 hours per week

You are not currently working or are classified as underemployed (work less than 20 hours per week).

Not at School or Hold an NOA ^

You must be 18+ years of age OR hold a NOA (Department of Education Notice of Arrangement) OR be a Year 12 school leaver no longer enrolled in compulsory education.^

OR

You have a written referral

from an Approved Participation Referral Agent OR by another agency;
Referral agents are organisations that offer support services to individuals including the Disability Services Commission, selected Job Active providers, Jobs and Skills Centres, and community-based organisations.

About the Jobs and Skills WA Participation Program

AVT is contracted by the Western Australian Government to deliver this subsidised course under the Jobs and Skills WA Participation – Work Readiness program. Participants must meet the following criteria in full to be eligible for Jobs and Skills Participation – Work Readiness program.

Please contact us to discuss if you are unsure if you meet the eligibility requirements for the Jobs and Skills WA Participation – Work Readiness program.

*  Please Note:

  • The student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.
  • Full fees apply for participants who do not meet the Jobs and Skills WA Participation – Work Readiness program eligibility criteria.
  • ^ Workplace age restriction policies apply and therefore students must be 18 years of age at the time of course commencement (this is an AVT Entry Requirement).
Government Funded Subsidised Discount fees for Animal Care and Vet Nursing

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Course Dates
Application Status
October 2023 Intake
Course runs 16 Oct - 1 Mar 24
Applications Now Open
March 2024 Intake
Course commences March 2024

This course has limited places with high demand. We reserve the right to close course intakes before the advertised close date. We recommend submitting your application as early as possible. For full details of the application process please visit this link.