CD-072 | Animal Control Officer

Animal control officers enforce animal licensing laws and regulations. Animal control officers are generally employed by a county or the federal government and require handling all kinds of animals from pets to wildlife. This is your opportunity to begin a career as a paid municipal officer or as a volunteer working with animals as a part of a rescue group, shelter, or other animal welfare organization. Topics include:

  • Capturing and impounding dangerous or stray animals
  • Investigating cases of animal cruelty
  • Enforcing licensing laws and other state, county, and city laws and regulations of that are applicable to the animal control program
  • Providing expert testimony in court cases
  • Rescuing trapped animals

Total Program Hours: 50 hours

Animal Control Officer


Course: NJ Certified Animal Control Officer

Start Date End Date Fee
February 13th, 2021 March 27th, 2021 $929
Course Content
NJ Certified Animal Control Officer - CD-072 002WB
Start Date End Date Class Schedule Time Instructor Location Credits/CEU's
Feb 13th, 2021 Mar 27th, 2021 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM John Saccenti Online Synchronous 4

Course: NJ Certified Animal Control Officer

Start Date End Date Fee
October 2nd, 2021 November 13th, 2021 $929
Course Content
NJ Certified Animal Control Officer - CD-072 001WB
Start Date End Date Class Schedule Time Instructor Location Credits/CEU's
Oct 2nd, 2021 Nov 13th, 2021 Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM John Saccenti Online Synchronous 4