Delivery

Start anytime flexible study

Length

48 topics: 300 Study Hours

Salary Range

$22,000 - $133,000

Price

Starting at only $25/wk

Certification

7 certificates, Credly approved

What you'll learn

Find out if this course is right for you

Can’t walk past a dog without patting it? Prefer cats to people? If you’re keen on a career where you get to work with animals, our Career Kickstarter will get you fully prepped for a future in animal care.

Kickstart your Career

Designed in collaboration with top experts like Bondi Vet's Dr Kate Adams, this 100% online course bundle will equip you with the practical, on-the-job skills and training that employers in the industry are looking for right now.

On this course you’ll get practical, on-the-job skills, learn from kick-arse tutors and celeb experts, and cover off 300 hours of essential, industry-recognised content across 48 super-relevant topics like:

Starting at only $25/wk

Let's break it down

Check out the full list of topics & certificates included in this course.

Introduction to Wildlife Conservation

Saving Our Species

Habitat Conservation

How to Protect Threatened Wildlife

How to Conduct Vegetation Surveys

How to Conduct Fauna Surveys

Marine Conservation

Planning for Wildlife

Introduction to Wildlife Management

Introduction to Wildlife Ecology

Animal Welfare Warriors

Complying with Animal Welfare Requirements

Understanding Animal Behaviour

Paw-some Practices in Animal Welfare and Handling

Rescue Animals and Apply Basic First Aid

Animal Health Resources

Caring for Young Animals

Animal Welfare for Pets, Working Animals and Animals in Sport

Animal Welfare for Farm Animals

Looking After Wild and Captive Animals

Animal Care: The Basics

Routine Health Care

Helping Pets Through Rehabilitation

Keeping Animals Healthy

Common Health Issues in Farm Animals

What it's Like to Work in Vet Services

Behind-the-Scenes Champions: Vet Clinic Support Staff

Vet Care: Safety Essentials

A Day in the Life of a Vet

How to Interpret Animal Behaviour

Assist in The Health Care of Animals

How to Collect a Diagnostic Sample

Protecting Animals Against Infection

Implementing Animal Health Control

Guiding Nutrition for Healthy Animals

Navigating Hazards for Domestic Animals

Genetic Footprints: Inherited Disorders in Dogs, Cats, and Horses

Animal Health Puzzle: Navigating Different Conditions and Disorders

Pet Care Basics: Cats

Pet Care Basics: Dogs

Pet Care Basics: Freshwater Fish

Pet Care Basics: Birds

Pet Care Basics: Reptiles & Amphibians

Pet Care Basics: Rodents & Rabbits

Caring for Your Beloved Animals

Common Health Issues in Pets

Animal First Aid: The Basics

Groomed to Perfection: Top-notch Dog Grooming Service

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Get a taste

Here's a flavour of what you can expect

Why Wandr

When it comes to careers, you don’t know what you don’t know. So we’ve made it our mission to fix that. With thousands of topics packed with fresh, industry-aligned content to explore, we can help you look beyond the obvious and consider jobs you never even knew existed. Even better, you can do it on your own terms, at your own pace.

Earn credit towards future study

Love what you’ve learned so much you wanna do more? Wandr’s library includes  ‘accelerated learning pathway courses’ that provide formal credit towards accredited qualifications (like a Certificate III, Diploma and higher education).

Boost your employability

Want to jump straight into the world of work? Our  courses  are verifiable micro-credentials that will help your CV stand out to employers.

Get taught by the pros

All our content is designed and delivered by real-world experts who really know their stuff. You can even sign up for 1:1 mentorship with our mentorship pass…This pass also includes regular ‘live drop-in sessions with celebrity mentors’.

Learn from anywhere

You get to decide when, where and how you study. All content is delivered 100% online, on-demand and at a pace that works for you.  Take us with you on your gap year!  

Meet your mentor

Get to know the experts behind Wandr.

Industry Mentor

Hollie

Butler

Careers in animal health & vet care

Wondering where this course could take you? We’ve pulled together a list of some of the most popular career pathways to give you an idea of where you could end up.

Vet Nurse/Assistant

Salary: $53,944 - $109,395

Veterinarian

Salary: $82,432 - $133,185

Animal Attendant

Salary: $54,000 - $70,000

Animal Welfare Officer

Salary: $70,000 - $90,000

Entrepreneur

Salary: $50,000 - $200,000

Business Owner

Salary: $40,000 - $200,000

Pet Sitter

Salary: $22,000 - $68,000

Farm Hand

Salary: $45,000 - $90,000

Zoo Keeper

Salary: $39,000 - $130,000

* The salary information provided on this website is sourced via several websites including Seek & Payscale and is provided as a guide only

Where to next?

Our study style quiz will help you work out your next step.

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Brianna is such an awesome lash mentor. Her course content is so engaging, easy to understand and really soak in, which can be a difficult task for me. I'm excited to move on to the next qualification...

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Best decision my 19 year old son has mad...

My son who is 19 is loving this platform, ever since joining up and getting the help and guidance he feels so much more confident and has a clear vision of what he need to do in order to achieve his g...

Gavin Crawley

Jan 15, 2024

Didn't know what he wanted to do after h...

My son was having big trouble deciding what to do after leaving high school. Wandr's online learning courses gave him the direction we couldn't, and for that, we couldn't be more grateful! Thank you...

Mindy

Jan 15, 2024

The convenience of this is great

The convenience of this is great ! Working full time and being able to study. I recently complete a course which has given me great knowledge and help at my current work place. 100% recommend !

Gemma

Jan 15, 2024

I completed some short beauty…

I completed some short beauty courses.they were so helpful and supportive on helping me choose a career direction. As I have completed a few beauty courses with Wandr, I have now decided to set up a l...

Allie Silver

Dec 11, 2023

Loved my experience with Wandr

Loved my experience with Wandr! The learning platform was great and I never had a problem that wasn't resolved quickly. Feeling excited for what's next!

Tim

Nov 30, 2023

Excellent content

Wandr offers a diverse range of courses that are all of high quality. I recently undertook the Allied health assistance pathway course which has made me more confident in my career trajectory. Excelle...

Allie Silver

Nov 21, 2023

I found this place and am blown away by…

I found this place and am blown away by the array of courses I can select from. It was just perfect timing to find this as I've finished school and am taking a gap year. This will really help me find ...

Kyra Kona

Jan 24, 2024

Easy, Applicable learning content

Brianna is such an awesome lash mentor. Her course content is so engaging, easy to understand and really soak in, which can be a difficult task for me. I'm excited to move on to the next qualification...

customer

Jan 18, 2024

Best decision my 19 year old son has mad...

My son who is 19 is loving this platform, ever since joining up and getting the help and guidance he feels so much more confident and has a clear vision of what he need to do in order to achieve his g...

Gavin Crawley

Jan 15, 2024

Didn't know what he wanted to do after h...

My son was having big trouble deciding what to do after leaving high school. Wandr's online learning courses gave him the direction we couldn't, and for that, we couldn't be more grateful! Thank you...

Mindy

Jan 15, 2024

The convenience of this is great

The convenience of this is great ! Working full time and being able to study. I recently complete a course which has given me great knowledge and help at my current work place. 100% recommend !

Gemma

Jan 15, 2024

I completed some short beauty…

I completed some short beauty courses.they were so helpful and supportive on helping me choose a career direction. As I have completed a few beauty courses with Wandr, I have now decided to set up a l...

Allie Silver

Dec 11, 2023

Loved my experience with Wandr

Loved my experience with Wandr! The learning platform was great and I never had a problem that wasn't resolved quickly. Feeling excited for what's next!

Tim

Nov 30, 2023

Excellent content

Wandr offers a diverse range of courses that are all of high quality. I recently undertook the Allied health assistance pathway course which has made me more confident in my career trajectory. Excelle...

Allie Silver

Nov 21, 2023

I found this place and am blown away by…

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Explore

Get instant, unlimited access to our content library - featuring 1000s of hours of interactive learning content,  videos, career resources & more.


Perfect for:

independent thinkers who like to do things their way.


$25$45/wk
  • Access to the Wandr platform
  • Unlimited access to all courses
  • Digital qualification badges
  • Future course credits
  • Life skills & mindset hacks
  • Unlimited student support
  • Opt-out any time

Mentor

Everything in the Explore plan plus 1:1 support from industry mentors & live masterclasses by our celeb experts


Perfect for:

students who work best with a bit more tutor support & interaction.


$35$55/wk
  • Access to the Wandr platform
  • Unlimited access to all courses
  • Digital qualification badges
  • Future course credits
  • Life skills & mindset hacks
  • Unlimited student support
  • Opt-out any time
  • Team of industry mentors on-demand
  • Live celebrity masterclasses

Career Coach

Everything in the Mentor plan plus your own personal career coach, customised advice & ongoing support to crush your goals


Perfect for:

students who want more structure and help taking that next step.

$49$79/wk
Pay yearly for 60% off
  • Access to the Wandr platform
  • Unlimited access to all courses
  • Digital qualification badges
  • Future course credits
  • Life skills & mindset hacks
  • Unlimited student support
  • Team of industry mentors on-demand
  • Live celebrity masterclasses
  • Personal career coach
  • Personality profiling
  • Pathway advice + career plan
  • Employability skills
  • Free parent/guardian access
  • 12 month program
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