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Animal Control Officer, Dog Ranger

Animal Control Officers or Dog Rangers capture and transport stray animals to safe facilites for temporary holding.

Training available in Tasamania

  • Unfortunately there is no training in Tasmania, potential students could look for an interstate distance provider of Certificate III or IV Local Government (Health and Environment).


Job titles can vary a lot. If you are uncertain about what an advertised job involves, obtain a copy of the Position Description or similar, or contact the specific council advertising that job.


Information on training courses and providers are examples only. You should make further careful inquiries with potential training providers about cost and quality before committing to any training. For further information on entry requirements for advertised jobs, contact the relevant council . Use the links to professional associations described in meet the people for additional information. Relevant training providers are encouraged to approach LGAT with requests to link their web pages to ours.