Careers with Animals

Discover your strengths and talents before setting out on your permanent career with animals

Careers with Animals

Discover your strengths and talents before setting out on your permanent career with animals

  • Take your first step to finding your ideal job with animals and uncover employment opportunities you hadn't known existed
  • By spending time reflecting on your strengths and prospects as you go through these modules, you can have a better understanding of working with animals
  • With our easy-to-navigate platform, you can carry out all your research online and at any time
$175
  • 95% recommend
  • Fully accredited by ICOES
  • Free PDF Certificate
  • 14 days money back guaranteed
  • 50 online study hours

95% THUMBS UP 95% of students recommend our courses

FULLY ACCREDITED All our courses are accredited by ICOES and CPD Certification Service

FREE PDF CERTIFICATE You can prove your commitment with a certificate upon completion

14 DAYS MONEY BACK If our course isn't for you, you have 14 days to claim your money back guarantee

30 ONLINE STUDY HOURS You have 90 days to complete the course and one year to start it

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • Research your chosen path, build your portfolio and create a stand-out CV to put you ahead of the competition.
  • Discover amazing careers in the animal sector, what these jobs entail and the qualifications needed to land your dream job.
  • Expand your horizons and start your new career by knowing with confidence you’re making the right choice before investing your valuable time and money in college fees.
  • Reach your goal of starting your own business with animals by thoroughly understanding what is involved.
  • If you want to turn your passion for animals into a fulfilling career, this course will give you the mindset and confidence to make that commitment.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN (SKILLS YOU’LL GET)

  • Research different jobs, skills and qualifications so you have a realistic expectation of what working with animals really involves.
  • Study online from anywhere and at anytime to find your ideal job or career move - you may find a role suits you which you’d never previously considered!
  • Impress the interviewing panel by building your portfolio with relevant work experience and an eye-catching CV.

ABOUT THE COURSE

  • Research your chosen path, build your portfolio and create a stand-out CV to put you ahead of the competition.
  • Discover amazing careers in the animal sector, what these jobs entail and the qualifications needed to land your dream job.
  • Expand your horizons and start your new career by knowing with confidence you’re making the right choice before investing your valuable time and money in college fees.
  • Reach your goal of starting your own business with animals by thoroughly understanding what is involved.
  • If you want to turn your passion for animals into a fulfilling career, this course will give you the mindset and confidence to make that commitment.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN (SKILLS YOU’LL GET)

  • Research different jobs, skills and qualifications so you have a realistic expectation of what working with animals really involves.
  • Study online from anywhere and at anytime to find your ideal job or career move - you may find a role suits you which you’d never previously considered!
  • Impress the interviewing panel by building your portfolio with relevant work experience and an eye-catching CV.

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

  • Everyone who want 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.
  • People planning a career change or seeking promotion and what to know what opportunities are out there for them or what qualifications are needed.

HOW IT WILL HELP YOU

  • Show employers that you have the drive for self-improvement and the initiative to study on your own as well as the passion necessary for a career in the animal world.
  • By looking at your talents, you can be confident you are making the right career choice for you before you commit or find a new vocation.
  • Turn your love of animals into a rewarding career or profitable business by being armed with the knowledge you need before you begin.

COURSES MODULES

Module 1: Brainstorming And Research
  • 1.1 Why Work with Animals?
  • 1.2 Pros and Cons
  • 1.3 Decide on Your Strengths
  • 1.4 Reality Check
  • 1.5 Where to Find Jobs
  • 1.6 Researching the Job
  • 1.7 Comparative Salaries
Module 2: Gaining Experience
  • 2.1 Personal Experience
  • 2.2 Unpaid Experience
  • 2.3 Broadening Your Education
  • 2.4 Volunteering Abroad
  • 2.5 Internships
Module 3: Portfolios, Cv, And Application
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 An Inspirational Portfolio
  • 3.3 Writing a Killer CV
  • 3.4 Creating an Awesome Application Letter
Module 4: Applying To Vet School
  • 4.1 The Path to Vet School
  • 4.2 Planning your Finance
  • 4.3 Interviews and Experience
  • 4.4 Veterinary Careers and Specializations
Module 5: Health-related Careers
  • 5.1 Animal-assisted Therapist
  • 5.2 Animal Behaviorist
  • 5.3 Animal Chiropractor
  • 5.4 Animal Geneticist
  • 5.5 Animal Health Inspector
  • 5.6 Artificial Insemination Officer
  • 5.7 Nutritionist
  • 5.8 Physiotherapist
  • 5.9 Practice manager
  • 5.10 Receptionist
  • 5.11 Vet Tech (US) Vet Nurse (UK)
  • 5.12 Vet Tech specializations
  • 5.13 VSA
Module 6: Pet-related Careers
  • 6.1 Animal Control Officer
  • 6.2 Animal Cruelty Officer (ASPCA, RSPCA)
  • 6.3 Animal Photographer
  • 6.4 Detection Dog Handler
  • 6.5 Dog Breeder
  • 6.6 Dog Trainer
  • 6.7 Doggy Daycare Owner
  • 6.8 Dog Walker
  • 6.9 Drug Company Rep
  • 6.10 Groomer
  • 6.11 Kennel Attendant/Manager
  • 6.12 Pet Adoption Counsellor
  • 6.13 Pet Food Salesperson
  • 6.14 Pet Sitter
  • 6.15 Pet Writer
  • 6.16 Police Dog Handler
  • 6.17 Service Dog Trainer
Module 7: Animal-related Careers
  • 7.1 Animal Behaviorist
  • 7.2 Aqua Culturist
  • 7.3 Dairy Herdsmen
  • 7.4 Ecologist
  • 7.5 Equine Dentist
  • 7.6 Exercise Rider
  • 7.7 Farrier
  • 7.8 Foaling Attendant
  • 7.9 Fish and Game Warden
  • 7.10 Groom
  • 7.11 Herpetologist
  • 7.12 Horse Identifier
  • 7.13 Horse Pedigree Analyst
  • 7.14 Jockey
  • 7.15 Marine Biologist
  • 7.16 Marine Mammal Trainer
  • 7.17 Mounted Police Officer
  • 7.18 Primatologist
  • 7.19 Racing Steward, Starter, Outrider, Licensing Clerk
  • 7.20 Ranch Manager
  • 7.21 Reptile Breeder
    • Wildlife Biologist or Zoologist
    • Wildlife Rehabilitator
    • Zoo Keeper, Habitat Designer, Educator

36548 STUDENTS

126 COUNTRIES

5960 HAPPY PETS IN 2017

15497 COURSES ENROLLED IN 2017

OUR COURSES HAVE BEEN WRITTEN BY PURR-FESSIONALS

Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS

Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS, is a veterinarian with 27 years' experience in companion animal practice.

As a child, Pippa was pony-mad and can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a vet.

She started volunteering at her local clinic at the age of 14, and it was a dream come true when she was accepted for vet school.

She graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK.

Her knowledge and dedication has helped transform the lives of thousands of students and pets from around the world.

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ADDITIONAL COURSE INFO

HOW DOES IT WORK

  • Once you sign up for the course you will have 12 months to activate it. Once activated, you have 90 days to find out all about careers with animals.
  • The course will only take about 30 hours to complete. From the minute you start the course you will begin to find out the qualifications and experience you need to land your dream job with animals.
  • You can set your own pace of study because it is completely online and available on any device. You can study anytime, anywhere so there's no pressure. These are some of the reasons that Holly and Hugo are the perfect partners for busy people.
  • At the end of each module is an exam to pass to make sure you have fully taken in each stage. These modules are easy to understand and, therefore, easy to remember. You can revisit the material for a refresher if you want to look something up.
  • Once the course is completed, all modules saved and exams passed you will be able to download your pdf certificate.

WHAT SUPPORT WILL I GET DURING THE COURSE?

  • Our courses are designed to be easy to use without the need to download material. Should you need any assistance, we have a help centre available in your student area 24/7 or you can contact our awesome Customer Support team during the working hours. We're just a phone call or email away.
  • From time to time, we also organize live webinars with a vet which you can join in and have any queries or questions professionally answered to help you enjoy a better understanding of animals.

COURSE ACCREDITATION

  • Holly and Hugo is a professional company with an international team of experts, including veterinary surgeons, compiling the courses. The main veterinarians involved in our courses are Pippa Elliott BVMS MRCVS who graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK, and has 27 years' experience and Deborah Shore DVM, who graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • You will be getting up-to-date information from experienced professionals so you can be confident the advice is credible.
  • In return for your dedication, you can receive a certificate of study.
  • Holly & Hugo courses are accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Education Standards, (www.icoes.org) , assuring our students our commitment to high standards of online education.
    We are also a recognized member of the CPD Certification Service. Our CPD accredited courses will count towards your CPD hour records. Through Continuing Professional Development (CPD/CE), individuals show their commitment to gain new skills to contribute to their personal and professional development, improve their job prospects, enhance and evolve in their career.

CAREER PATH

  • Everyone with an interest in working with animals.
  • Anyone interested in a career in veterinary medicine or animal care.
  • Existing animal care workers in pursuit of promotion.
  • The careers are limitless, from zookeeper to vet, dog groomer to operator of a breed-specific rescue centre
    Certification will will prove to employers that you are serious in your wish to land a dream job with animals.

WHAT STUDENTS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT HOLLY AND HUGO

10 down 6 to go. These @hollyandhugo courses are very enlightening and fun to study. Linda Marshall - United Kingdom

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