Certificate IV in Greyhound Racing Industry

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Course Overview

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Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in or providing services related to the greyhound racing industry.

It allows for three specialisations, including:

  • greyhound trainer – licensed to operate a business that trains greyhounds under racing industry- regulated licensing criteria for the purpose of competing in industry-regulated events
  • greyhound health assistant – providing independent non-veterinary greyhound health services for industry participants
  • greyhound transition to a pet – providing services to assess, educate and transition greyhounds bred for racing to pets in new homes.
  • Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements may apply to this qualification. Refer to your state or territory Controlling Body or Principal Racing Authority for current licence or registration requirements.

    Student Outcomes

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    Satisfied with Training

    Percentage of graduates in the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field who were satisfied with the training (Certificate IV).

    Improved Work Status

    Percentage of graduates in the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field who started/expanded a business or who have a new job, more highly skilled work, a promotion or higher pay (Certificate IV).

    Salary

    The middle of the range of salaries earned by graduates in the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field starting their first ever full-time job after graduating (Certificate IV).

    Jobs

    Graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field (Certificate IV) are most often employed as:

    Labourers

    31.4%

    Labourers
    Technicians and Trades Workers

    23.0%

    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Managers

    20.4%

    Managers

    Industries

    Graduates of the Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies field (Certificate IV) are most often employed in:

    Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

    49.1%

    Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
    Public Administration and Safety

    9.0%

    Public Administration and Safety
    Arts and Recreation Services

    8.8%

    Arts and Recreation Services

    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

    Financial Assistance

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    There are programs for all kinds of students; apprentices and trainees, new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

     

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    Subsidised Training

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    Unfortunately, no subsidies are currently available for this course.

    VET Student Loans

    Certain courses are eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist students with paying tuition fees. The initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once the loan recipient starts earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2019-20 income year is $45,881.

    Apprenticeships and Traineeships


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    Unfortunately, this qualification is not currently available as an Australian Apprenticeship or Traineeship.


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