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Animal Care College Judging Diploma (Level 3)
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Course Summary:

This course teaches the basic principles of judging dogs for breed specialists and non-specialists, and equips students with knowledge of structure, movement, conformation and breed type.

The course’s six units have been revised to cover the Conformation and Movement content of the Kennel Club’s Judges’ Training Scheme.

Our Judging Diploma has been taken by hundreds of people, many of whom are now in the top echelons of judging. In fact, at least eight past students have judged Groups at Crufts.

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

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 

  • Anatomy
  • Structure
  • Conformation
  • Balance

Unit 2

  • Movement, in relation to conformation, speed and balance

Unit 3 

  • Analysis of type

Unit 4 

  • Comparative analysis

Unit 5 

  • Quality

Unit 6

  • Decision making