In a nutshell
The Dog Academy course offers individuals the opportunity to develop skills towards understanding the domestic dog, this will include training methods and building a positive bond between pet and owner.
This course is for...
...those who are considering a career with dogs
...dog owners wanting to learn about their pet
...a keen interest in dogs.
The Dog Academy course offers individuals the opportunity to develop skills towards understanding the domestic dog. Areas covered within the course are:
- Gaining a positivie relationship with your dog
- Instinctive and learned dog behaviour
- Recognising and monitoring these behaviours
- Understanding training methods of the domestic dog
- Evaluating the success of training techniques
The course will be assessed via oral and practical evaluations.
There are no formal requirements, although learners will need to be over the age of 16. Attendees aren’t required to bring a dog to the first session.
On successful completion, learners will gain a college certificate and can go on to study other part time courses in:
- Cat and dog first aid
- Dog walking
- Dog grooming
The course will run on a Tuesday evening 5.30pm – 7.30pm for a period of six weeks, at a cost of £80.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team
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