top of page
Happy Dog

ACM40322 Certificate IV in Animal Behaviour and Training

FinalValuePaws-Version1.0 (002).png

Our next intake will be October 2024 - Join us for an Info Session on 22 August

Delta Institute's ACM40322 Certificate IV in Animal Behaviour and Training is a nationally recognised vocational training course.  This course offers you a pathway to a rewarding career as a positive reinforcement dog training professional.


Our course has been designed and developed by experts in their fields including Veterinarian Specialist in Behavioural Medicine (Dr Jacqueline Ley), behaviour veterinarians, professional dog trainers, highly successful dog training business owners and talented business communication specialists.

Course features include:

DI X PPGA(1)_edited.jpg
Delta Institute and APDT have formed a c

We've collaborated with  Pet Professional Guild Australia (PPGA) and Association of Pet Dog Trainers Australia Inc (APDT)  to provide our students with professional experience in positive reinforcement dog training.


Delta Institute (RTO Code: 90250) offers a nationally recognised vocational training course which satisfies the requirements to issue a Certificate IV in Animal Behaviour and Training.

Course Features
Course Overview image for ACM40322 update.png
Course Overview
Units of Competency

The 16 units of competency included in the Delta Institute course are:

  • ACMBEH301 Identify behaviours and interact safely with animals

  • ACMGEN303 Assess the welfare status of an animal

  • ACMGEN305 Provide advice on companion animal selection and general care

  • ACMGEN402 Advise on animal industry compliance and practices

  • ACMGEN304 Promote positive wellbeing in self and others in animal care workplaces

  • ACMWHS401 Maintain workplace health and safety processes

  • ACMBEH402 Develop, implement and monitor enrichment strategies for animals

  • ACMBEH403 Evaluate animal conditioning methodology and program design

  • ACMBEH404 Condition animal behaviour

  • ACMBEH405 Provide individual advice on animal behaviour management and training

  • ACMBEH406 Conduct group training classes for animal owners or carers

  • TAEDEL311 Provide work skill instruction

  • ACMGEN315 Communicate effectively with clients and team members

  • ACMBEH407 Conduct animal behavioural assessments

  • ACMBEH501 Work collaboratively to manage complex animal behaviour

  • ACMARM407 Conduct community awareness programs

Untitled design(5).png
Register Your Interest
Find Out More
bottom of page