Our animal technology course allows you to gain industry knowledge and learn the practical skills required to work as an animal technician in a medical research facility or similar establishment.
As an animal technician you’ll be responsible for the daily care and welfare of animals. In our animal technology course, you’ll learn about:
To deepen your understanding of theory and to gain practical experience, work placement within the Box Hill Institute animal facility will be completed during your first year.
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08 Aug 2019 at 05:00AM AEST
Full time: 9 months
Prospective job roles covered by this qualification include:
You must have:
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
VTAC and direct entry
Recognition of Prior Learning is available.
After succesful completion, you may wish to apply for entry into higher level animal technology courses.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$2,430.00|
|Gov. Subsidised - Concession||$486.00|
|Full Tuition Fee||$10,530.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$155.00|
|Core Skills Support**||$75.00|
|Annual Material Fees||$1,085.40|
|Retain Course Items***||No fee applies|
A total of 18 units of competency must be achieved (including 12 core and 6 electives)
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