Hanrob Pet Hotels - Sydney, Melbourne - Brisbane & Canberra


Melbourne Dog Cert IV Companion Animal Services


    Did you know the ACM40310 Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services is fast becoming the industry standard qualification and provides students with higher success when it comes to job opportunities. Due to our reputation for real world experience and the latest training methods, we have an extremely high success rate with graduates then going on to work as part of our training team or successfully gaining other jobs within the industry.


    course details

    Qualification: Hanrob Dog Training Academy offers the ACM40310 Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services qualification in two ways – either “Module” delivery or “Block” delivery.

    Course Duration: Minimum 7 months up to 2 years (dependant on your previous skills and the flexibility that the course allows).

    Course Location:

    Melbourne: 444 Melrose Drive, Tullamarine VIC

    Delivery Method: Classroom based with practical exercises throughout and work placement components.

    How will you be assessed? Written assessments (including short answer and multiple choice questions), practical assessments, workbooks, video assessments, reports, scenario based assessments.

    Course Cost: $2890.00 incl. GST – Payment plan available.


    work placement

    Whilst undertaking this course you will be required to have access to an external facility to undertake practical hours/work experience, under the supervision of a dog training mentor.

    This will allow you to practice what you have learnt on course and increase your experience working with others in this field. It is highly recommended that you organise your external facility prior to course commencement.

    You are covered by insurance during this practical component of the course.

    • Dog Trainer
    • Dog Behaviour and Rehabilitation
    • Pet Welfare Manager in a Shelter or Kennel
    • Group Class/Puppy Class Instructor
    course dates

    *The Module Course is part time, delivered on weeknights and weekends. The Block Course is part time, delivered Monday-Friday and one weekend.See the course outlines in our information pack for more details.




    Cert IV Companion Animal Services (Module Course)
    Module 1: 7th February 2017
    Module 2: 2nd May 2017
    Module 3 & 4: 8th August 2017

    Cert IV Companion Animal Services (Block Course)
    Block Course: 23rd October 2017



    Cert IV Companion Animal Services (Module Course)
    Module 1: 6th February 2018
    Module 2: 1st May 2018
    Module 3 & 4: 14th August 2018

    Cert IV Companion Animal Services (Block Course)
    Block Course: 29th October 2018