Certificate In Reptile Studies 

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Course Overview

Are you interested in Reptile Studies? Do you have a passion for animals? Exotic animals? Herpetology? Would you like to learn more about reptiles and amphibians? The Certificate in Reptile Studies caters to students who are interested in learning about reptiles and amphibians. Luckily in Australia we have an abundance of native reptiles and amphibians. Learn more about our native animals and kick start a new career today.

Herpetology is the study of reptiles and amphibians. In this certificate you will learn about reptile and amphibian biology, behaviour and classification. Students will gain an in depth knowledge of relevant conservation issues affecting these wonderful creatures. Students will also develop an ability to understand on a broader scale what it’s like working in a zoo, looking after and taking general care of animals.

Whether you’re currently in the industry or aspire to work with reptiles and amphibians, this certificate teaches thorough and comprehensive knowledge of herpetology studies. Students will learn to understand the biological and ecological characteristics of reptiles and amphibians. If you’re looking to work in a zoo, wildlife sanctuary or any role working with animals the Certificate In Reptile Studies is a great way to educate yourself in your industry and standout out from others.

Course Details


Certificate In Reptile Studies

Course Duration

150 hours of study from start to finish 

Tutor Support

Monday to Saturday via email or phone contact 

Study Mode

100% Online

Start Date

Enrol anytime

Course Units

Module 1

  • Introduction to Herpetology
  • Anatomy And Physiology of Amphibian
  • Anatomy And Physiology of Reptiles
  • Ecology And Environmental Needs of Amphibians and Reptiles
  • Australian Standards, Regulations and Obligations for Keeping Amphibians

Module 2

  • Zoo Today
  • Zoo Designs
  • Zoo Management
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Animal Behaviour Safety
  • Animal Health
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Breeding Program Management
  • Human/Animal Relationship
Career Pathways
  • A great extension for anyone currently or wanting to work with animals 
  • Those wanting to work with reptiles or amphibians. 
Course Features
  • All course material is provided for students and included within the course fees.

  • Network with other likeminded students in our interactive online learning platform.

  • Graduate with an official certificate recognising your successful completion of the course.

  • Receive an academic transcript of all the units completed.

  • A letter of recommendation for any current or future employer.

  • Assistance in either setting up a LinkedIn profile or CV/Cover letters.

  • A three-day cooling off period to ensure you're happy with the course of your choice.

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