Applicant must have pre requisite qualifications:
Veterinary surgeons- Bachelor of Veterinarian Science (or equivalent)
Others: qualifications relating to the care and handling of cats and/or dogs (including vet nurses, cat and dog breeders, council pound operators etc)
You must have completed an approved microchipping course:
Veterinary surgeons - approved course for Queensland registered veterinary surgeons in microchip implantation of cats and dogs.
Others - approved course in microchip implantation of cats and dogs.
Approved course currently offered by:
Animal Industries Resource Centre
Phone (07) 3289 1900
Australian Veterinary Association
Phone (07) 3423 1844
If you have completed other qualifications and/or microchip implantation courses, you may apply to have these recognised as equivalent qualifications/courses by completing an Application for recognition of an equivalent qualification and/or equivalent microchip implantation course.