About

Many people dream of working with animals and this is your chance to put that dream into action! This course is ideal for anyone looking to start a career working with animals. It will help you discover where your strengths and talents lie and then brainstorm jobs that match your capabilities.

You will learn how to uncover employment opportunities you hadn’t previously considered, and how to apply for those jobs to maximize your chances of success. From brainstorming a vague idea to uncovering amazing opportunities, this course also helps you achieve your aim by learning how to research your chosen path.

Know that there is huge competition for positions within the animal or pet sector, and to maximize your chances it’s essential to impress. To do this you’ll discover how to hone your portfolio and letter of application to create an outstanding impression with the interview panel, selection committee, or prospective client.

In addition, you’ll find a comprehensive directory of careers in the animal health, pet, and animal-related sectors, what those jobs entail, and the qualifications needed. From understanding how to apply to vet school and increasing your chance of receiving an offer, to training for jobs from animal nutritionist to zookeeper, a Careers with Animals has so much to offer. This course will help those with a genuine calling to work with animals to reach that goal.

    Requirements

    International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Lessons

    Module 1: Brainstorming And Research

    • Why Work with Animals?
    • Pros and Cons
    • Decide on Your Strengths
    • Reality Check
    • Where to Find Jobs
    • Researching the Job
    • Comparative Salaries

    Module 2: Gaining Experience

    • Personal Experience
    • Unpaid Experience
    • Broadening Your Education
    • Volunteering Abroad
    • Internships

    Module 3: Portfolios, CV, And Application

    • Introduction
    • An Inspirational Portfolio
    • Writing a Killer CV
    • Creating an Awesome Application Letter

    Module 4: Applying To Vet School

    • The Path to Vet School
    • Planning your Finance
    • Interviews and Experience
    • Veterinary Careers and Specializations

    Module 5: Health-related Careers

    • Animal-assisted Therapist
    • Animal Behaviorist
    • Animal Chiropractor
    • Animal Geneticist
    • Animal Health Inspector
    • Artificial Insemination Officer
    • Nutritionist
    • Physiotherapist
    • Practice manager
    • Receptionist
    • Vet Tech (US) Vet Nurse (UK)
    • Vet Tech specializations
    • VSA

    Module 6: Pet-related Careers

    • Animal Control Officer
    • Animal Cruelty Officer (ASPCA, RSPCA)
    • Animal Photographer
    • Detection Dog Handler
    • Dog Breeder
    • Dog Trainer
    • Doggy Daycare Owner
    • Dog Walker
    • Drug Company Rep
    • Groomer
    • Kennel Attendant/Manager
    • Pet Adoption Counsellor
    • Pet Food Salesperson
    • Pet Sitter
    • Pet Writer
    • Police Dog Handler
    • Service Dog Trainer

    Module 7: Animal-related Careers

    • Animal Behaviorist
    • Aqua Culturist
    • Dairy Herdsmen
    • Ecologist
    • Equine Dentist
    • Exercise Rider
    • Farrier
    • Foaling Attendant
    • Fish and Game Warden
    • Groom
    • Herpetologist
    • Horse Identifier
    • Horse Pedigree Analyst
    • Jockey
    • Marine Biologist
    • Marine Mammal Trainer
    • Mounted Police Officer
    • Primatologist
    • Racing Steward, Starter, Outrider, Licensing Clerk
    • Ranch Manager
    • Reptile Breeder
    • Wildlife Biologist or Zoologist
    • Wildlife Rehabilitator
    • Zoo Keeper, Habitat Designer, Educator

    Career

    Who is this course for?

    • Anyone who wants to work with animals, but wants further information about what careers are out there and how to successfully apply for them
    • Applicants who want to grab prospective employers' attention with their standout application
    • Those who are planning a career change or seeking promotion and want further qualifications

      Certification

      You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from IOA.

      Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.

      All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org). When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

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      About

      Many people dream of working with animals and this is your chance to put that dream into action! This course is ideal for anyone looking to start a career working with animals. It will help you discover where your strengths and talents lie and then brainstorm jobs that match your capabilities.

      You will learn how to uncover employment opportunities you hadn’t previously considered, and how to apply for those jobs to maximize your chances of success. From brainstorming a vague idea to uncovering amazing opportunities, this course also helps you achieve your aim by learning how to research your chosen path.

      Know that there is huge competition for positions within the animal or pet sector, and to maximize your chances it’s essential to impress. To do this you’ll discover how to hone your portfolio and letter of application to create an outstanding impression with the interview panel, selection committee, or prospective client.

      In addition, you’ll find a comprehensive directory of careers in the animal health, pet, and animal-related sectors, what those jobs entail, and the qualifications needed. From understanding how to apply to vet school and increasing your chance of receiving an offer, to training for jobs from animal nutritionist to zookeeper, a Careers with Animals has so much to offer. This course will help those with a genuine calling to work with animals to reach that goal.

        Requirements

        International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

        Lessons

        Module 1: Brainstorming And Research

        • Why Work with Animals?
        • Pros and Cons
        • Decide on Your Strengths
        • Reality Check
        • Where to Find Jobs
        • Researching the Job
        • Comparative Salaries

        Module 2: Gaining Experience

        • Personal Experience
        • Unpaid Experience
        • Broadening Your Education
        • Volunteering Abroad
        • Internships

        Module 3: Portfolios, CV, And Application

        • Introduction
        • An Inspirational Portfolio
        • Writing a Killer CV
        • Creating an Awesome Application Letter

        Module 4: Applying To Vet School

        • The Path to Vet School
        • Planning your Finance
        • Interviews and Experience
        • Veterinary Careers and Specializations

        Module 5: Health-related Careers

        • Animal-assisted Therapist
        • Animal Behaviorist
        • Animal Chiropractor
        • Animal Geneticist
        • Animal Health Inspector
        • Artificial Insemination Officer
        • Nutritionist
        • Physiotherapist
        • Practice manager
        • Receptionist
        • Vet Tech (US) Vet Nurse (UK)
        • Vet Tech specializations
        • VSA

        Module 6: Pet-related Careers

        • Animal Control Officer
        • Animal Cruelty Officer (ASPCA, RSPCA)
        • Animal Photographer
        • Detection Dog Handler
        • Dog Breeder
        • Dog Trainer
        • Doggy Daycare Owner
        • Dog Walker
        • Drug Company Rep
        • Groomer
        • Kennel Attendant/Manager
        • Pet Adoption Counsellor
        • Pet Food Salesperson
        • Pet Sitter
        • Pet Writer
        • Police Dog Handler
        • Service Dog Trainer

        Module 7: Animal-related Careers

        • Animal Behaviorist
        • Aqua Culturist
        • Dairy Herdsmen
        • Ecologist
        • Equine Dentist
        • Exercise Rider
        • Farrier
        • Foaling Attendant
        • Fish and Game Warden
        • Groom
        • Herpetologist
        • Horse Identifier
        • Horse Pedigree Analyst
        • Jockey
        • Marine Biologist
        • Marine Mammal Trainer
        • Mounted Police Officer
        • Primatologist
        • Racing Steward, Starter, Outrider, Licensing Clerk
        • Ranch Manager
        • Reptile Breeder
        • Wildlife Biologist or Zoologist
        • Wildlife Rehabilitator
        • Zoo Keeper, Habitat Designer, Educator

        Career

        Who is this course for?

        • Anyone who wants to work with animals, but wants further information about what careers are out there and how to successfully apply for them
        • Applicants who want to grab prospective employers' attention with their standout application
        • Those who are planning a career change or seeking promotion and want further qualifications

          Certification

          You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from IOA.

          Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.

          All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org). When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.