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NASSSA TitleStackable Advanced Animal Care 1
Qualification NotesUnits from ACM30121 Certificate Ill in Animal Care Services
RTOAnimals on Course Pty Ltd (National Code 40688)
Host OrganisationNorthern Adelaide Senior College
Course Length1 Semester (0.5 years)
This will run in Semester 1 only. It will not be offered in Semester 2. A different second stackable (Advanced Animal Care 2) will be offered (in Semester 2) for those interested in doing a full year.
Course DescriptionThese Units are part of the Core Units for the Certificate Ill.
PathwaysCompletion of a Certificate Ill post SACE.
Entry RequirementsBasic literacy and numeracy is essential.
Other RequirementsStudents will be required to participate fully in all aspects of the course. They will need to dress appropriately for undertaking a range of animal care activities (includes respectable attire and appropriate footwear.) Students will be required to wear sturdy enclosed shoes, no long or acrylic nails or nail polish. Long hair must be tied back during practical work, no dangling jewellery can be worn and piercings may need to be removed or covered during practicals. Students must behave as they would in the work place and model best practice, professional behaviour especially when undertaking work experience and other industry visits. Students are required to bring an exercise book and open to every session. Regular attendance in class and ability to complete work on time is essential. Students must be prepared to complete work at home if required.
Delivery Location(s)Northern Adelaide Senior College, Woodford Road, ELIZABETH, SA, 5112
The Hub, 2 Woodford Road, Elizabeth (Building T8)
Dates and Times18 weekly sessions at Northern Adelaide Senior College on Thursdays from 09:00 until 15:30.
Commencement date 10/02/22.
Students are not to leave NASC without approval.
Work Placement0 days
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 20 SACE credits
140 Nominal Hours for each cluster Credits granted to the student is dependant on the units of competency completed bv the student toward the qualification
Units Of Competency
CoreACMBEH301Identify behaviours and interact safely with animals60 nominal hours
 ACMGEN304 Promote positive wellbeing in self and others in animal care workplaces40 nominal hours
 ACMGEN309 Provide basic animal first aid40 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Training Cost$550.00 including GST
Cost NotesDepartment for Education Non-NASSSA students enrolling will incur a $50.00 additional Administration fee (Full year course - pro rata for semester/term courses). Non-Department for Education students enrolling will incur a $250.00 administration fee. (Full year course - pro rata for semester/term courses). This will provide the home school VET Leader access to Web VET. Enrolments for both these groups of students MUST be done through the WebVET Administrator.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   22
Selection ProcessPre-screening assessment or interviews will be conducted Thursday week 3 to Friday week 4, Term 4 (Thursday 28th October 2021 to Friday 5th November 2021)
Orientation DetailsCourse orientation and induction occurs during the first training session by the trainer with host school VET Leader support.
Public TransportNorthern Adelaide Senior College is located close to the Elizabeth Interchange.
Contact PersonMs Laura Brady, Phone 7285 1600, Mobile 0417 417 058, Email
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