Manage greyhound health and welfare
Issue Date: January 2021
This unit of competency supports supervisors, trainers and others in the greyhound racing industry responsible for managing greyhound health and welfare.
This unit can be contextualised for other industries while also maintaining the integrity of the unit.
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to monitor and maintain greyhound health and welfare; undertake health management programs; ensure provision of safe, compliant and secure housing arrangements; determine health problems; decide upon and administer treatment; monitor greyhound progress; and plan greyhound health emergency procedures.
This unit also requires the practical care and management of racing greyhounds and application of OHS standards in the workplace.
This unit of competency operates in work environments of racing kennels, racecourses and public areas.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements may apply to this unit. Check with your State Principal Racing Authority for current license or registration requirements.
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