Diploma of Animal Technology

Code:
ACM50110
Government-subsidised training
Recognition
Meets the requirements of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)
Entry requirements
No minimum education. Certificate III in Animal Studies; Certificate III in Animal Technology; or relevant vocational experience is recommended.
Units in this course
Fee range
$6,250 - $8,137*
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About recognition

The courses shown on the Victorian Skills Gateway website are either regulated qualifications under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), or short training programs made up of units of competency from regulated qualifications.

Units
Unit code
Unit title
ACMATE301A
Work within an animal technology facility
ACMATE302A
Carry out institution containment and exclusion procedures
ACMATE303A
Prepare for and monitor anaesthesia in animals
ACMATE304A
Conduct non-surgical procedures on animals
ACMATE305A
Conduct euthanasia of research animals
ACMATE501A
Manage compliance in animal technology
ACMATE502A
Manage and maintain the health of research animals
ACMATE503A
Carry out post-mortem examination of a research animal
ACMATE504A
Administer anaesthesia and perform surgery on animals for scientific purposes
ACMATE505A
Carry out advanced breeding procedures
ACMATE507A
Manage the parturition of transgenic mice or rats
ACMCAN404A
Develop, monitor and review behavioural management strategies
ACMGAS301A
Maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing
ACMGAS302A
Provide enrichment for animals
ACMGAS303A
Plan for and provide nutritional requirements for animals
ACMGAS304A
Carry out simple breeding procedures
ACMOHS501A
Manage occupational health and safety processes
ACMSPE301A
Provide basic care of amphibians
ACMSPE302A
Provide basic care of birds
ACMSPE303A
Provide basic care of common native mammals
ACMSPE304A
Provide basic care of dogs
ACMSPE305A
Provide basic care of domestic cats
ACMSPE306A
Provide basic care of marine fish
ACMSPE307A
Provide basic care of freshwater fish
ACMSPE308A
Provide basic care of marine aquatic invertebrates
ACMSPE309A
Provide basic care of terrestrial and freshwater invertebrates
ACMSPE310A
Provide basic care of mammals
ACMSPE311A
Provide basic care of non-venomous reptiles
ACMSPE312A
Provide basic care of rodents and rabbits
ACMSUS301A
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBRES401A
Analyse and present research information
MSL915002A
Schedule laboratory work for a small team
MSL916001A
Develop and maintain laboratory documentation
MSL916003A
Supervise laboratory operations in work_functional area
MSL916005A
Manage complex projects
MSL924001A
Process and interpret data
MSL973004A
Perform aseptic techniques
MSL974007A
Undertake environmental field-based monitoring
MSL974011A
Prepare tissue and cell cultures
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  • Available data from the Australian Course Information Register

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