Introduction to Aquariums

General Information: Who doesn’t love a well-maintained aquarium? Whether you have it in the centre of your living room or tucked away in your bedroom the one thing that everybody agrees on is that you have to maintain it well to keep your aquatic animals in tip-top shape. This great introductory course is designed to do just that – keeping your wet pets happy!


Course Duration: Approx. 4 weeks


Entry Requirements: There are no entry requirements for this course


Study Area:



Key Topics:

Aquarium set up

Aquarium maintenance

Basic aquatic animal husbandry


What do I study? ACMCAS305A Maintain aquascapes and aquatic animals


How do I gain recognition for completing this course:  A statement of Attainment for ACMCAS305A Maintain aquascapes and aquatic animals will be issued after successful completion of this short course.


When can I start? The Introduction to Aquariums short course is delivered flexibly and enrolments are accepted all year round.


Training Methods:

The Introduction to Aquariums short course can be delivered in the following ways:

Distance/Online – A mix of printed and electronic learning resource coupled with one on one Skype (or equivalent) tuition sessions.

Classroom-based training – For schools and other institutions. This will be delivered in the classroom and LMC will negotiate a training model that suits.


Fees and Charges:

The standard fee for the Introduction to Aquariums short course is $399.00 AUD. This encompasses all learning materials, tuition support, assessment and issuance of qualification.


This course can now be paid off weekly. For Payment Plan options click here


For workplace learning and classroom-based training models please contact us as programs of that nature can be tailored to suit the commercial client.

How do I apply?

Please contact LMC Training for an enrolment form or click the following link Student-Enrolment-Form-SEF-LMC-V1.4-Short Courses


Further Information:

Mark Oliver

Program Coordinator

P: +61457383963



LMC Training Pty Ltd - RTO Provider No. 32341 . Ph: 0457 383 963 - ABN 12 145 238 937