RSPCA NSW runs nationally accredited training programs about animal care and welfare. Home What we do Training Microchip Implantation What we do Adoptions Dogs and Puppies Cat and Kittens Pocket Pets Birds Livestock Exceptional Owners Animal Welfare Our Inspectorate Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (1979) Care for Animals Birds Bathing and Grooming Housing Identification Nutrition Training Veterinary Care Cat Care Bathing and Grooming Breeds Housing Identification Keeping Wildlife Safe and Your Cat Happy Kitten Care Nutrition Training Veterinary Care Dog Care Barking Bathing and Grooming Breeds Dog Training Tips and Videos Dog Walking Guidelines Enrichment Housing Identification Nutrition Parvovirus in Dogs Puppy Care Veterinary Care Livestock Owning a Pet Adopting a New Pet Costs Disaster Management Plans Enrichment Locating a Lost Pet Pets and Rental Properties The Chain Exchange Veterinary Care Pet Hazards Bushfires and House Fires Christmas Season Droughts Fireworks and Storms Heat Stress Snake Bites and Pets Toxic Plants for Pets Pocket Pets Disaster and Alerts Bushfires and House Fires Droughts Fireworks and Storms Hot weather Education Animal Ambassadors Community Groups Early Learning Primary Early Stage 1 OOSH Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Professional Development for Teachers School Holiday Program Secondary Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6 Tertiary Lost and Found I’ve lost my pet I’ve found a pet Rescue and Rehabilitate Animal Ambulance Behaviour Drives For Lives Pet Rehabilitation Program Surrender Intervention Rescue Partners Training Basic Animal First Aid Certificate II in Animal Studies Microchip Implantation Veterinary Services RSPCA Broken Hill Veterinary Hospital RSPCA Hunter Veterinary Hospital (Rutherford) RSPCA Rouse Hill Care Centre RSPCA Sydney Veterinary Hospital RSPCA Tighes Hills Veterinary Hospital Working in Communities Community Aged Care Program Community Animal Welfare Scheme (CAWS) Community Branches and Programs Community Domestic Violence Program Community Homelessness Program Home Ever After Indigenous Community Animal Health Program (ICAHP) Volunteering for Community Programs Youth and Community Programs Headspace Collaboration Pathways TrainingBasic Animal First Aid Certificate II in Animal Studies Microchip Implantation Microchip Implantation This comprehensive one-day workshop is best suited to animal attendants, animal management officers, veterinary nurses, and those involved in the microchip implantation of cats and dogs. It involves both theoretical learning and practical hands-on training, including: preparing for microchip implantation animal preparation, handling and restraint implantation of microchip post-implantation procedures record maintenance Occupational Health and Safety animal health and wellbeing For participants to gain full certification and be issued with a Statement of Attainment in Microchip Implementation, after completing the training course, they must microchip 15 cats and dogs (at least five cats and at least five dogs) under the supervision of a registered veterinarian only. Please note that this must be arranged by the participant, as RSPCA NSW is unable to accommodate this at our facilities. We therefore recommend that students organise a supervising veterinarian prior to enrolling in the course. Download the course information sheet here. Download our Student Handbook here. The fee for this day is $350. This includes handouts and writing materials. To register for this course (RTO Code: 70238), please select one of the available dates: Thursday 19 April 2018 – Hunter Shelter If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (02) 9782 4478. Please note that undertaking training through RSPCA NSW or the RSPCA Academy does not guarantee an interview for a paid or volunteer position at RSPCA NSW. You can find a list of any available positions at RSPCA NSW here. If you are a business and require a tax invoice, please do not pay by credit card. Instead, please opt to receive an invoice instead. This option is available on the payment page at the end of the registration process.