Dog Trainer or Handler Australia

Dog Trainer or Handler Australia  ANZSCO  361111:

  • Are you a Dog Trainer or Handler? Are you planning for  Australian immigration?
  • If you would like to  immigrate to Australia  as a Dog Trainer or Handler,  you will need to first decide which visa would be a suitable visa for you to apply.
  • Please check if your selected occupation is on any one of the skilled occupation lists
  • If your occupation is on any one of the lists, you may be eligible to apply for an Australian migration visa.
Dog Trainer or Handler Australia ANZSCO  361111:

Description

Teaches dogs to obey commands and undertake specific tasks.

Skill Level

3

Group: 3611 Animal Attendants and Trainers

Description

train, feed, groom and care for animals.

Tasks

  • teaching animals to obey verbal and non-verbal commands and addressing behavioural problems
  • training animals to accept riders and pull vehicles
  • training animals to perform in competitions
  • bathing, cutting, combing, blow-drying and styling pets’ coats, clipping their nails and cleaning their ears
  • inspecting, preparing, cleaning, disinfecting and maintaining comfortable animal cages and enclosures
  • transporting food, filling water troughs and feeding animals according to their individual needs
  • maintaining animal health records, treating minor injuries and reporting serious conditions to Veterinarians
  • exercising and playing with animals, answering visitor questions, and transferring animals between enclosures by leading or carrying them
  • dusting and spraying insecticides on animals and immersing them in insecticide baths, to control insect pests

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations in this Group

  • 361111 Dog Trainer or Handler
  • 361112 Horse Trainer
  • 361113 Pet Groomer
  • 361114 Zookeeper
  • 361115 Kennel Hand
  • 361199 Animal Attendants and Trainers nec