Statement of Attainment in Microchip Implantation

Statement of Attainment   NRT
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Start date:
Sat 2 Sep 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Microchip Implantation course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is designed for workers such as veterinary nurses, animal shelter employees, local government animal management officers and technicians involved in performing microchip implantation procedures on cats and dogs in accordance with state regulations. Course participants must be able to demonstrate competency to implant microchips under the supervision of a registered veterinarian on least 15 occasions (at least 5 cats and 5 dogs of a range of breeds and sizes) within 60 days of finishing the course. Participants may then apply for accreditation as a microchip implanter (Authorised Identifier).

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

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    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Sat 2 Sep 2017
    Course duration:
    2 Weeks
    7 Hours per week
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    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday 21 June, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm or 6:00pm to 7:00pm at Ultimo College, 651-731 Harris Street, building D, level 7, room 49.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 7 hours of class a week over 2 days. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

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    Fee information:


    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

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    Other Information:

    This is a 2 day workshop. Assessments will be required (supervised at clinic). Assessments will be submitted until, Wednesday 31 January, 2018.


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    ACMMIC401AImplant microchip in cats and dogs20



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