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Dog Training Class Instruction (Theory) Part 1 (Level 3)
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Course Summary:

Whether you’re looking to become an instructor, or to build on and improve your existing training classes, this course will help you organise and run the best programme possible, using gentle, modern reward methods of training.

Over four units, students will focus on the theory supporting a successful and informed canine training programme.

You’ll receive your first unit as soon as you enrol, so you can start whenever you want, and progress through the course at your own pace, studying when and where you choose.

Our Support Promise:

You can phone or email your tutor at any point during your course – to ask questions, for advice, encouragement or to draw on their wealth of
knowledge.

You can also contact the support team who are here to help you Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

What you will Learn

Unit 1 

  • Responsibilities of the instructor – Experience, qualifications, coping with stress, using time effectively

Unit 2

  • Understanding the Dog- how the dog learns, traditional and modern training methods, how dogs communicate and fun and games

Unit 3

  • Care, behaviour and diet – owner expectation, handling skills, owner stress and effects on behaviour, neutering and diet

Unit 4 

  • Dog training and owners – organising classes, discussion with owners and coping with behaviour problems

Unit 5 

  • The private instructor and the club instructor – major differences between the club and the private business venture, practical considerations of venue, advertising, assistants, committee management and maintaining good relationships