Pet Care Courses


Pet Care courses for caring or working with animals.

Gain skills, knowledge and practical experience that cover a variety of pets – taught by animal scientists and veterinary experts. Flexible learning for personal or professional development.


  • Animal Behaviour

    Can't control your pet? Study animal behaviour from home via correspondence or online. Learn about conditioning, innate behaviour and survival.
  • Animal Diseases

    Distance education studies course in diagnosis of animal illnesses or disease, learning to examine sick animals, and diagnostic procedures for determining diseases
  • Animal Grooming

    With more pet ownership than ever before, there has never been a better time to get into the animal grooming industry. Whether you wish to start your own business or gain employment as a groomer, this course is a great first step along that path.
  • Animal Health Care

    Distance education course of study in veterinary care for health management of animals; pets, wildlife and domesticated farm animals; to work as a veterinary nurse, in an animal shelter or veterinary surgery.
  • Animal Welfare

    Learn about the theory and practice of animal welfare - wildlife, pets, farm animals. Manage the conditions of animals better -online, self paced, 100 hour course.
  • Aquarium Management

    Learn about Aquariums. Study Freshwater, Tropical & Marine Fish Tank Management. Develop skills to work in a commercial aquarium, zoo or marine conservation.
  • Bird Keeping (Aviculture)

    Learn about caring for birds, bird owners, aviculturists and bird industry professionals
  • Cat Psychology and Training

    Animal Psychology home study course. Understand cat psychology and apply that knowledge to manage and influence the behaviour of your cats.
  • Certificate in Animal Psychology

    Are you interested in training animals? Would you like to learn the principles of psychology and animal behaviour? Animal Psychology Home Study course.
  • Certificate in Companion Animal Studies

    Distance education study certificate course in pet care and companion animal management; to work with dogs, cats, birds, fish and other pets in pet shops, breeders, shelters, animal hospitals or grooming and other services.
  • Diploma in Pet Industry Management

    Develop a career or business with pets: in breeding and supplying pets, or supplying services or products to pet owners.
  • Dog Care

    A practical program to take you through all general aspects dog care. You will learn the science of dog care as you learn about anatomy, physiology, nutrition and heath.
  • Dog Psychology and Training

    This course is for anyone working with dogs. This course will help you develop your understanding of canine psychology and how to apply it to dog handling.
  • Domestic Cat Care

    Study how to care for domestic cats in this short course. If you love cats, this is the course for you.
  • Foundation Diploma of Animal Management (Domestic Pets)

    This course in exceptional and unique in the quantity and quality of what you learn about working with pets - an exceptional course to give you an exceptional foundation for a business or career in the pet industry.
  • Pet Care

    Distance education course in pet care for pet owners, pet shop staff, breeders or animal lovers study and learn to effectively care for animals.
  • Poultry

    Distance education study course in poultry management, studying and learning poultry breeds, feed, poultry diseases, layers, broilers, incubation, brooding, record keeping for amateur and commercial poultry chicken farming.
  • Proficiency Award in Animal Care

    Become a Professional Animal Carer through Distance Learning. If you already know your discipline and industry, you have a head start on being a successful animal care specialist. This course is designed to "top up" the skills you already have.