Learn to confidently communicate with dogs by understanding their thoughts and learning behaviours.
"Excellent course, thank you for a thorough, in depth course on Dog Behaviour and Training. The course material was well presented and easy to follow.The assessment was thorough and time was taken to review my assessment and give feedback.Thank you so much for a great course.I feel equipped and encouraged to pursue this pathway". - Alison Jessup
Enrolling in this course will reveal the depth of knowledge and skills needed to understand dog psychology and training, which are essential for anyone seeking a career working with dogs. This course is perfect for those with a strong passion for dogs who are interested in starting a professional canine career.
You'll learn how to confidently communicate with dogs by understanding their thought processes and learning behaviours. You'll also delve into common behavioural problems and disorders, and develop positive training approaches to tackle them. With essential knowledge on different dog breeds, their anatomy, physiology, and brain and hormonal systems, you'll progress through each module and explore professional dog obedience training techniques such as the Koehler method, motivational training, and clicker training.
This course teaches you how to apply these techniques to correct problem behaviours such as chewing, jumping, barking, and other destructive behaviours. You'll be amazed at how much there is to learn about dog psychology and training and how crucial this knowledge is when embarking on a professional canine career. The course opens up many rewarding animal careers, such as working as a dog trainer, animal welfare specialist, pet sitter, or dog groomer.
- The Domestication of Dogs
- Breed Groups
- Breed Standards
- Anatomy and Physiology
- The Nervous System
- The Brain and Hormones
- Basic Nutrition
- Common Dog Diseases
- The Puppy Years
- The Reproductive Years
- How Dogs Think & Learn
- Dog Training Techniques & Methods
- Correcting Problem Behaviour
- Chewing, Jumping, Barking, Food Aggression and Separation Anxiety
- Training Dogs To Work
Start anytime and study at your own pace. No deadlines or classroom attendance required.
"I'm always here to help and am very easy to approach."
I am a passionate animal lover and certified Heiniger Academy groomer, with over a decade of hands-on experience working with dogs of all shapes and sizes.
My passion for dog grooming started at an early age, having trained under some of the most respected professionals in the industry.
Alongside running my own successful grooming salon, I've become a professional educator, committed to raising the industry standards and guiding aspiring dog groomers to follow in my footsteps and become confident and competent dog grooming professionals.
Frequently Asked Questions
This course is designed for self-paced learning, which means you have the freedom to study on your own schedule.
There are no time limits or deadlines, and you have 24/7 access to the course. You'll have all the flexibility and convenience to balance your studies with other commitments.
Yes, our dog behaviour course is accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (ICOES).
You can find more information about ICOES on their website here.
Yes there are short-answer assessments which you will submit to your course mentor. Additionally there are multiple choice quizzes that you can complete as many times as you need to.
These assessments will help you understand the material and will reinforce your learning. There are no deadlines on any of the assessments.
Designed to fit your schedule
Our platform offers a seamless learning experience, designed to fit into any busy schedule. With 100% online accessibility, you can dive into our comprehensive lessons from any device, whenever and wherever you choose.
Our interactive approach combines;
- On-demand video tutorials
- Engaging interactive lessons
- Mentor guided assessments
Experience instant access to a wealth of resources with free lifetime access to your course and our exclusive Facebook community, where you can connect with fellow students, seek guidance, and receive invaluable advice to kickstart your business.
What people are saying about our courses
I recently had the pleasure of undertaking a grooming course that has truly been a transformative experience in my life. This course, designed to empower individuals to groom their pets with confidence, has exceeded my expectations in every way. Not only did it equip me with the skills needed to groom my own furry friends, but it also provided a safe and easygoing learning environment that has greatly helped me.
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The Learning Environment
From the moment that you enrol in the Dog Behaviour And Training you will become an integral part of our learning community. You'll find yourself with the freedom to learn at a speed that suits you, on any device, from anywhere in the world. Achieving your career goals no longer has to mean compromising family and work commitments.
Plus, with our payment plan, you can pay off your course for just $25 per week, making it affordable and accessible to all. Join us today and take the first step towards a brighter future.
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Education should be accessible to anyone who wants to learn. That's why we offer some of the most competitive prices in the industry with payments plans for just $25 per week. Investing in your future is a smart choice and doesn’t have to break the bank.
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