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Want to improve your animal skills? Looking for quality teaching? Do you want real skills and training?


RSPCA short courses are designed to develop new skills for people dealing with animals; providing valuable access to industry experts and utilising quality resources and trainers. Programs are tailored for those wanting to enter the animal industry or already working within this field, as well as allowing participants to increase their skills with their own pets.

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  First Aid
 

Caring for Animals - Dogs, Cats, Small Animals or Horses


We offer five fun, practical and informative one-day sessions:
Caring for Small Animals - BOOK HERE
- Caring for Cats - BOOK HERE
- Caring for Dogs - BOOK HERE
Understanding Dog Behaviour - BOOK HERE
- Caring for Horses- BOOK HERE

Throughout the day you will learn the basics of caring for the animal of your choice, so it’s pawwfect for pet owners, as well as those who are thinking about a career working with animals.

Hands on experience is essential to understanding our furry friends, so you will have the chance to meet and learn with our ‘Pawfessors’, while being taught by our teachers and industry experts.

These courses are geared towards people over the age of 16. For school holiday programs, please click here.

Cost:

$225 per session

Upcoming Dates:

'Caring for Dogs' - Saturday 12 August, 9am-4pm
'Understanding Dog Behaviour' - Sunday 13 August, 9am-4pm
'Caring for Cats' - Saturday 14 October, 9am-4pm
'Caring for Horses' - Saturday 28 October, 9am-4pm

Where:

Burwood East Education Centre, 3 Burwood Highway, Burwood East, VIC 3151.

Topics covered in Caring for Animals:

Working safely with animals
Common health issues
Basic nutrition
Introduction to behavior
Basic breed identification
Equipment used when working with animals

Register your interest!

Fill out your details and register your interest today.



ALL DATES:

Caring for Dogs

Saturday 12th August 2017

Understanding Dog Behaviour

Sunday 13th August 2017

Caring for Cats

Saturday 14th October 2017

Caring for Horses

Saturday 28th October 2017



More information
P 03 9224 2286
E education@rspcavic.org.au

Or click here.






Pet First Aid

Where: RSPCA Burwood East Education Centre
  
Cost: $80  
Date:Saturday 22 July, 10am-1pm
Thursday 9 November, 6pm-9pm
  

In this course you will learn how to:
  • Observe and measure vital signs of life in your pet
  • Bandage a bleeding wound
  • Perform CPR on an animal
  • Maintain safety while working with an injured pet

The course will have both theory and practical elements.

Tea and coffee provided. 

Course notes included.





More information
P 03 9224 2286 
E education@rspcavic.org.au

Or click here.




 
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