Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification

This certificate program will prepare you to pursue a career in the animal science industry in just three weeks. You will learn skills that meet standards developed by Elanco, the industry leader in developing products that improve animal health and protein production in more than 90 countries.

Four courses to a great future!

General Animal Science

  • Origin & Evolution of Livestock
  • Terms & Terminology
  • External Anatomy
  • Meat Inspection Regulations
  • Harvesting Process

Animal Breeding

  • Animal Microgenetics
  • Breeding Systems
  • Breeding Methods
  • Cloning

Animal Management Practices
(Beef Cattle, Sheep, Goat & Swine)

  • Production Systems
  • Handling & Equipment
  • Nutrition & Health
  • Selection & Breeding
  • Management Practices

Animal Health & Wellness

  • Common Diseases
  • Common Parasites
  • Injection Methods
  • Injection & Vaccination Rules and Regulations

Upcoming Training

Foundations of Animal Science
May 25-June 8

  • May 25 – Kick-off class and employer introductions
  • May 27 – Lab
  • June 1 – Lab
  • June 3 – Lab
  • Week of June 8 – Field trips and testing

All classes will be held 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the Crawford Success Center, located at 130 North Walnut Street in Bucyrus.

Cost: $300.00 with scholarship opportunities for qualified candidates

INTERESTED APPLICANTS- CALL 419-755-4832 OR FILL OUT THIS APPLICATION, SAVE IT ON YOUR COMPUTER THEN EMAIL TO LHESS2@NCSTATECOLLEGE.EDU

Contact Us

Amanda Sheets
419-755-5650
asheets@ncstatecollege.edu

Linda Hess
Director of Workforce Development
419-755-4832
lhess2@ncstatecollege.edu 

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