Certificate of Natural Animal Therapies Consultant

This course is designed for people like you who are working in or who wish to work in the Animal Care Industry, providing advice and support for clients and their animals to maintain and improve animal healtAnimal Naturopathyh and wellbeing through natural means.

If you are an animal carer, groomer, breeder, animal store worker, animal attendant or veterinary nurse/ technician, working with assistance dogs or working dogs or  you simply want to take an active role in improving animal health and wellbeing then this is a course for you.

It covers companion animals cats, dogs, horses and some smaller animals. A focus on the principles of animal naturopathy, natural nutrition, natural animal health care and environmental health provide the basis for this course.

The Certificate is a non-accredited course.

It consists of 3 nationally accredited units of competency.

NRTACMGAS201A Work In the Animal Care Industry

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of Companion Animals


PLUS 4 (non- accredited) Subjects:

The Course is completed over 12-to-18 months through our flexible learning program. Take the whole course or enrol in individual Units.

This course is taught and tutored by experienced holistic veterinarians, animal naturopaths and veterinary nurses. RPL is available to students.

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Why learn with CIVT?

CIVT delivers a practical course that will give you the skills and knowledge to confidently advise on natural health for animals using the principles of animal naturopathy. 

The course is self-directed with support from your tutor. You can complete the course over 12 to 18 months. The course takes approximately 510 hours to complete. Enrol in the whole course or by individual Unit or Units.

Course Title CANC1001 Certificate Animal Natural Therapies Consultant
Course Units and Codes

Nationally Accredited Units of Competency:

ACMGAS201A Work In the Animal Care Industry 20 hours

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals 30 hours

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of Companion Animals 60 hours

Non-accredited Units of Competency:

ANATPHYS1 Animal Anatomy & Physiology  100 hours

ENVANHLT1 Environmental Animal Health      100 hours

NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition      100 hours

NATHLTH1202 Introduction to Naturopathic Animal Health Care  100hours 

Course Outcomes

This course provides a basic introduction to Animal Naturopathic health that will give you the skills to advise on improving health and wellbeing in animals. At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Provide basic first aid to animals
  • Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing
  • Work in the animal care Industry
  • Provide Information on companion animals, products and services
  • Provide advice on companion animal selection and general care
  • Provide specific naturopathic health advice for common health issues in companion animals
  • Provide advice on environmental issues that can impact animal health and wellbeing
  • Advise on natural nutrition for healthy animals
  • Make referrals to animal health care providers where appropriate 
Course tuition fee
Students from Australia:  NOTE: GST IS MANDATORY.

Save and enrol in the certificate course Total $4266.00 AUD (includes GST on non-accredited units)

OR

ENROL Unit by Unit :

ACMGAS201A Work in the Animal Care Industry 20 hours $347.00 (GST exempt)

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of Companion Animals 60 hours $547.00 (GST exempt)

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals 30 hours $347.00 (GST exempt)

Animal Anatomy & Physiology       100 hours  $902.00 (includes GST)

Environmental Animal Health           100 hours  $902.00 (includes GST)  

NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition  100 hours  $902.00 (includes GST)

NATHLTH1202 Introduction to Naturopathic
Animal Health Care                             100 hours  $902.00 (includes GST)

 

Students from the USA: Save and enrol in the Certificate course Total USD $4045.00

OR

ENROL Unit by Unit

ACMGAS201A Work in the Animal Care Industry       20 hours $347.00USD

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of

Companion Animals                                                 60 hours $547.00USD

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals     30 hours $347.00USD

ANAP1204 Animal Anatomy & Physiology             100 hours  $887.00USD

ENVANHLT1 Environmental Animal Health              100 hours $887.00USD

NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition                    100 hours $887.00USD

NATHLTH1202 Introduction to Naturopathic

Animal Health Care                                               100 hours $887.00USD

 

Students from the UK: Save and enrol in the Certificate course Total £2298.00 GBP

OR

ENROL Unit by Unit

ACMGAS201A Work in the Animal Care Industry             20 hours £199.00

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of

Companion Animals                                                       60 hours £310.00

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals           30 hours £199.00 

ANAP1204 Animal Anatomy & Physiology                    100 hours £505.00

ENVANHLT1 Environmental Animal Health                     100 hours £505.00

NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition                           100 hours £505.00

NATHLTH1202 Introduction to Naturopathic

Animal Health Care                                                       100hours £505.00

 

 

Students from Europe: Save and enrol in the Certificate course Total €3195 Euro

OR

ENROL Unit by Unit

ACMGAS201A Work in the Animal Care Industry             20 hours €275.00

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of

Companion Animals                                                       60 hours €429.00

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals           30 hours €275.00 

ANAP1204 Animal Anatomy & Physiology                    100 hours £702.00

ENVANHLT1 Environmental Animal Health                     100 hours £702.00

NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition                           100 hours £702.00

NATHLTH1202 Introduction to Naturopathic

Animal Health Care                                                       100hours £702.00

 

Students from Asia, Africa, Canada, Central and South America, NZ: Save and enrol in the Certificate course Total AUD $4045.00

OR

ENROL Unit by Unit

ACMGAS201A Work in the Animal Care Industry       20 hours $347.00AUD

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of

Companion Animals                                                 60 hours $547.00AUD

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals     30 hours $347.00AUD

ANAP1204 Animal Anatomy & Physiology             100 hours  $887.00AUD

ENVANHLT1 Environmental Animal Health              100 hours $887.00AUD

NATNUT1012 Natural Animal Nutrition                    100 hours $887.00AUD

NATHLTH1202 Introduction to Naturopathic

Animal Health Care                                               100 hours $887.00AUD

Communication and Course Course Material

We will provide self paced learning content and activities within the myCIVT classroom online. You will receive a log in and password to access this room. From myCIVT you can access course content as well as submit assessment tasks. Email/skype/chat support is available.

You will need fast broad band internet access for video content, a webcam or skype for interviews and some assessments. Access to an animal workplace or animal environment.

Course schedule

ON DEMAND. Enroll and start studying at a time that suits you!

You can finish is as quickly or as slowly as you wish, you will have 3 months to complete each Unit from the date you start your course.

We recommend course progression for 12 -18 months:

Semester 1

ACMGAS201A Work In the Animal Care Industry 20 hours 

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Environmental Animal Health ENVANHLT1     100 hours 

Semester 2

Animal Anatomy & Physiology  ANATPHYS1  100 hours

ACMGAS206A Provide Basic First Aid for Animals 30 hours - available anytime

Semester 3

Natural Animal Nutrition NATNUT1012 100 hours

ACMGAS301A Maintain and Monitor Health of Companion Animals 60 hours

Semester 4

Introduction to Naturopathic Animal Health Care NATHLTH1202 100hours

Maximum class size applies.

Prerequisites Learners should have independent computer skills and be able to access the internet. Webcam or Skype or video recording will be needed for some of the assessments.  English language skills are assumed. RPL is available.
Assessment

Upon successful assessment, you will receive:

  • individual Statements of Attainment in Animal Care for the 3 Units of Competency
  • a Certificate Animal Natural Therapies Consultant
 
 
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